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Monica E. Russell

Monica E. Russell

Practice areas:

Litigation, Real Estate

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About Me

I am an Ohio State Bar Association Certified Specialist in Residential Real Property Law.  I have over 11 years experience in litigating cases involving residential and commercial real estate law, business disputes, consumer law and other areas.  My firm represents national title insurance companies, small businesses, gas station owners, and individuals.


Practice Areas

Licensed since 2002

  1. Real Estate: 50%
  2. Litigation: 50%

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Contact Info

McFadden & Freeburg Co., LPA

Medina Office
225 E. Liberty St.
Medina, OH, 44256




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Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Rising StarOhio Super Lawyers2014
Rising StarOhio Super Lawyers2013
Rising StarOhio Super Lawyers2012

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
Associate AttorneyMcFadden & Freeburg Co., LPA2009 - Present
Associate AttorneyCarlisle-Kesling & Adamczyk Co., LPA2003 - 2009


Association NamePosition NameDuration
Ohio State Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Ohio Women's Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Ohio Land Title AssociationMemberN/A
Cleveland Metropolitan Bar AssociationMemberN/A

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
Summit Gardens Association v. Lemongelli, et. al., 11th Dist. No. 2006-P-0050, 2007-Ohio-6720Judgment for the Plaintiff-Appellee
In re Ma (Mayher v. Ma), 375 B.R. 387, 48 Bankr.Ct.Dec. 262 (N.D. Ohio 2007)Judgment for the Plaintiff
Owca v. Owca, 9th Dist. No. 05CA0023-M, 2006-Ohio-1044Judgment for the Plaintiff-Appellee

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Publication NameTitleDate
Ohio Land Title Association, Title TopicsSub. H.B. 479 Enacts Ohio's Legacy Trust Act, Substantially Increases Ohio's Homestead Exemption and Sets Forth New Law on Challenges to Recorded Documents2013
Bar Journal of the Cleveland Metropolitan Bar AssociationThe Schwartzwald Effect, The Impact of the Ohio Supreme Court's Decision in Fed. Home Loan Mtg. Corp. v. Schwartzwald.2013
Ohio Land Title Association, Title TopicsOhio Enacts the Uniform Power of Attorney Act and Modifications to the Trust Code2012
Bar Journal of the Cleveland Metropolitan Bar AssociationFundamentals of a Short Sale2011

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Quiet Title Law in OhioQuiet Title Law: Overview & Update; Initiating a Quiet Title Action2013
2013 Real Estate InstituteLegislative Update Panel2013
2012 Real Estate Institute"6 Under 60" Panel, Anatomy of a Purchase agreement2012
The Upside of a Downturn, Financing and Leasing in a Changed EconomyBankruptcy Practice and its Impact on the Residential Mortgage2009