45+ Year Experienced Personal Injury Attorney
The founding member of The DiCello Law Firm, Robert J. DiCello went to college at John Carroll University, where he earned his Bachelor of Arts degree and graduated Magna Cum Laude in 1966. While working as a safety director for US Steel, Corp., he attended the Cleveland-Marshall College of Law in the evenings. Mr. DiCello was published in the Cleveland-Marshall Law Review in 1969.
In 1971, Robert graduated from law school, receiving the degree of Juris Doctorate, and was admitted to the Ohio State Bar Association. Shortly thereafter, Mr. DiCello served as Assistant Prosecutor for the Office of the Lake County Prosecutor in Lake County, Ohio. In 1972 he was admitted to the U.S. District Court, Northern District of Ohio and to the U.S. Supreme Court in 1977.
Mr. DiCello has an impressive list of seven figure (or more) verdicts and settlements for his clients.
Mr. DiCello has been AV Preeminent Rated by Martindale Hubble-Highest possible rating in both legal ability and ethical standards each year from 2001 to 2019.
Robert lives in Kirtland, Hills, Ohio, with his wife, Christine. They have been married for 42 years. He has three children, Robert F. DiCello, Mark A. DiCello, and Anne (Thacker) and six grandchildren.
|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|Million Dollar Advocate||Million Dollar Advocates Forum||2000|
|Partner||THE DICELLO LAW FIRM||1978 - Present|
|Instructor in Law||Lakeland Community College||1972 - 1990|
|Assistant Prosecutor||The Lake County Prosecutor's Office||1972 - 1974|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|Ohio State Bar Association||Member||1972 - Present|
|Ohio Association for Justice||Member||1972 - Present|
|Lake County Bar Association||Member||1972 - Present|
|Lake County Bar Association||President||2003 - 2004|
|Lake County Public Defender Commission||Chairman||1983 - 1984|
|Lake County Public Defender Commission||Member||1978 - 1984|
|Lake County News Herald||Law Columns in Probate Law, Estate Planning, Medical Malpractice and Personal Injury from 2005 to present.||2017|
|Robert DiCello||You Have Been In A Car Accident - Now What Do You DO?||2016|
|Cleveland Marshall Law Review||Aesthetics and the Police Power||1969|
|Cleveland State University||JD - Juris Doctor||1971|
|TRIAL ADVOCACY WORKSHOP||VOIR DIRE||2010|
|D'Angelo v. Polish||Verdict $3.935 million|
|Jane Doe v. Doctor Doe||$975,000 settlement|
|Investment Fraud||$6.2 Million settlement|
|Jane Doe v. Doctor Doe||$1 Million settlement|
|Schraff v Povraznik et al||Verdict $1.2 million|
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