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Alec Berezin received his B.A. in 1970 from Miami University and his J.D. in 1973 from Case Western Reserve University. He is a member of the Lake County Bar Association, the Ohio Association of Justice, and the American Association of Justice. From 1980 to 1991, Mr. Berezin was the assistant law director and prosecutor for the City of University Heights. He acted as a visiting judge for Shaker Heights Municipal Court from 1992 to 2001. He serves on the arbitration panels for Cuyahoga County Common Pleas Court and Lake County Common Pleas Court, and as settlement week chair of the Lake County Bar Association, he was instrumental in developing a year-round mediation program in Lake County Common Pleas Court. He continues to serve as a mediator in the Lake County Common Pleas Mediation Program. Mr. Berezin has served as a lecturer in continuing legal education programs sponsored by Case Western Reserve School of Law and Professional Educations Systems, and he has been a contributor to Am Jur Proof of Facts. He has been active in the community having served as president of the boards of Congregation Bethaynu and Adoption Network Cleveland, and he continues to serve as a life trustee on the board of Menorah Park Center for Senior Living.

Mr. Berezin's areas of practice include civil litigation including business and commercial trial work, personal injury, and professional negligence.


Languages spoken: English, Spanish

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Practice areas


  1. Personal Injury: 50%
  2. Medical Malpractice: 30%
  3. Litigation: 20%


Payment types:

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Contact info

Dworken & Bernstein Co., L.P.A.

60 South Park Place
Painesville, OH, 44077

Dworken & Bernstein Co., L.P.A.

1468 W. 9th
Suite 135
Cleveland, OH, 44113



We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
AV RatingMartindale Hubbell2013
25 Years of Perfect AV RatingMartindale Hubbell2011
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PartnerDworken & Bernstein Co., L.P.A.2001 - Present
Visiting JudgeShaker Heights, Ohio Municipal Court1992 - 2001
Assistant Law Director & ProsecutorCity of University Heights, Ohio1980 - 1991
Association namePosition nameDuration
Cleveland Academy of Trial LawyersN/A1995 - Present
Lake County Bar AssociationMember1992 - Present
American Association for JusticeMember1983 - Present
Ohio Association for JusticeN/AN/A
Adoption Network of Cleveland, Past Board PresidentN/AN/A
Congregation Bethaynu, Past PresidentN/AN/A
Menorah Park Center for Senior Living, Life TrusteeN/AN/A
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Case Western Reserve University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1973
Miami University of OhioBusiness AdministrationBA - Bachelor of Arts1970
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Lake County Medical SocietyMedical Malpractice Issues from a Plaintiffs’ Lawyer’s Perspective2011
Continuing Legal EducationProfessional Education Systems2008