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Highest Peer rated and "Super Lawyer" Attorney Kenneth Knabe is Brown and Szaller's personal injury Attorney representing those seriously injured or killed in bicycle or car accidents caused by careless, inattentive and or impaired drivers.

His refurbished century  office is convenienty located at 14222 Madison Avenue in Lakewood Ohio off I-90 with ample free on-site parking. He offers downtown capability without any of the downtown hassle. A free cosultation awaits you and all fees are contingent upon your success.

He has handled numerous bicycle, car, semi-truck and injuries, including wrongful death. His firm has recovered over 50 million dollars for its injured clients. He will personally handle your matter and has 35 years experience handling injury cases. He is the former President of the Cleveland Academy of Trial Attorneys, an organization of trial attorneys who advocate for the injured. He has lectured on Ohio Tort (injury) law throughout the State.

He and he alone, will handle all aspects of your important claim.. You will never be handed off to a junior associate at crtical points in your case like so many other factory type injury firms. Ken has the right combination of expertise in injury law combined with hands- on road cycling experience which is invaluable when representing an injured cyclist.


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Practice areas


  1. Car Accident: 95%
    37 years, 5 thousand cases
  2. Personal Injury: 5%
    37 years, 5 thousand cases



Contingent (33-40%)

Attorney endorsements

3 total 

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  • Stephen Thomas Keefe Jr.

    I have known Ken for nearly 20 years both personally and professionally. He goes the extra mile and provides very personalized legal services for his clients. He is well-respected in the legal community and a tireless advocate for the underdog.


    Stephen Keefe Medical malpractice Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Christopher Michael Mellino

    Ken is a top notch lawyer. He is very passionate about getting justice for his clients. He is thorough and hardworking and gets the best possible results. Experience matters and Ken has been very successful representing people and families injured by negligence. I heartily endorse Ken if you are looking for an outstanding personal injury attorney.


    Christopher Mellino Medical malpractice Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

Contact info

Kenneth J. Knabe, Atty

14222 Madison Avenue
Lakewood, OH, 44107-4510

14222 Madison Ave
Lakewood, OH, 44107-4510



FLMember in Good Standing198106/19/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2007
Charles Auerbach Evidence AwardCleveland Marshall College of Law1980
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PartnerBrown and Szaller1997 - Present
Association namePosition nameDuration
Cleveland Academy of Trial AttorneysPresident1999 - Present
Ohio Academy for JusticeMember1986 - Present
American Association for JusticeMember1986 - Present
Cleveland Academy of Trial AttorneysTreasurer2002 - 2003
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
ConfidentialOver Million dollar settlement
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Publication nameTitleDate
Tort ReformOhio Trial Magazine2007
Cleveland Academy Trial MagazineJoint and several Liability2007
Cleveland Bar MagazineMy Experience As a Juror2007
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of CincinnatiN/ABA - Bachelor of ArtsN/A
Cleveland State UniversityN/AJD - Juris DoctorN/A
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Cleveland Academy Of Trial Attorneys SeminarTort Reform2010
Seminar; Ohio Academy of JusticeOhio Academy of Justice2009