Neil Edward Klingshirn

Neil Edward Klingshirn

Employment / Labor Attorney
Akron, OH




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About Me

Neil represents individuals and business owners in all employment matters, in including discrimination, sexual harassment, non-competition and wrongful discharge cases. He is a successful trial attorney and an experienced negotiator. In addition to righting workplace wrongs, Neil likes to start things and watch them grow. In 2000 he built a web community of employment lawyers. He also built a...

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Practice Areas

Payments & Fees

Payment Types

Cash, Check, Credit Card


Contingent (30%-45%), Hourly ($250-$300/hour)

Client Reviews

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Excellent lawyer, extremely knowledgeable and highly recommended!

Posted by: a client 5 months ago.

I found Neil by doing a Google search and certainly did not expect to find such great lawyer right away. He represented me in a case that involved a...

Trustworthy and Honest Representation

Posted by: Karen over 2 years ago.

After struggling through issues of my case with another attorney, I found Neil. He understood that I had ethical considerations in entering a...
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Showing 2 of 3 peer endorsements

Neil Scott Rubin
Neil Rubin

Twinsburg, OH

About 2 years ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I endorse this lawyer. Neil is tops in his field. His experience and acumen make him a great choice for any employment matter no matter how...
David Alan Young
David Young

Cleveland, OH

Almost 7 years ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Neil is an outstanding member of the bar in Northeastern Ohio. He has a tremendous grasp of the law in the employment arena and is competent, smart,...
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1986 License Status: Active for the state of Ohio.
Last updated by Avvo: 03/15/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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1993 – present

Fortney & Klingshirn


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Ohio State University Moritz College of Law


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2006 AV rated, for the highest legal ability and ethics


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2009- present Board Member

Community Legal Aid

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Showing 2 of 2 publications

2010 Unlock Non-compete Agreements

Unlock Non-compete Agreements - Keys to Escape

2000 Retaliation Cases

Employee Rights Quarterly

Speaking Engagements

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2010 Strategies for Resolving Non-competition Disputes, with Views from the Bench

at Midwest Labor Law Conference

2009 Winning Cases with

at Ohio Employment Lawyers Assn 2009 Seminar

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