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Languages spoken: Spanish

Practice areas


  1. Litigation: 40%
  2. Lawsuits & Disputes: 25%
  3. Personal Injury: 20%
  4. Criminal Defense: 15%

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    I endorse this lawyer. I have know him for many years and he is very professional. He takes the time to listen and that is a good quality in an attorney.


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Contact info

Charles Ruiz-Bueno Co. LPA

36130 Ridge Road
Willoughby, OH, 44094

17000 St. Clair
Cleveland, OH, 44110



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Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2010
AV RatingMartindale-Hubbell2005
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Trial AttorneyWeltman Weinberg & Reis Co. LPA2001 - 2009
Trial AttorneyNurenberg Plevin Heller & McCarthy Co. LPA1990 - 2001
Association namePosition nameDuration
Lake County Bar AssociationN/A1991 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Louis DeCola, Jr. v. Pete Wing, et al.I successfully defended Sky Bank for negligence in a construction case at the trial and appellate level.
D.A.N. Joint Venture v. ArmstrongWon against collector's claims and on Ohio Consumer Sales Practices Act counterclaims.
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School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Cleveland State University - Cleveland-Marshall College of LawLawLL.M - Master of Laws2003
Cleveland State University - Cleveland-Marshall College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1990
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Plaintiff's Personal Injury from Start to FinishPersonal Injury Settlements2013
Attorney's Guide to Managing ClientsClient Relationships and Communication2012
Advanced Collection StrategiesCollecting Business Debt2009
Ohio Debt CollectionCollection Litigation2007
Voir Dire in OhioJury Selection2004