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Richard Steven Koblentz

Ethics and professional responsibility Attorney at Cleveland, OH

4.0   1 review
  • Licensed for 48 years
    State OH
    Acquired 1975
    Status
    Active No misconduct found

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

About Richard

Learn Richard’s areas of practice.

4
Practice areas
  1. Ethics and professional responsibility
    65%
    Grievance Defense, Legal Malpractice

    33 years

  2. Business
    15%
    Contracts

    49 years

  3. Criminal defense
    10%

    49 years

  4. Employment and labor
    10%
    Defense of Harassment/Discrimination Claims

    22 years

Location

Richard Steven Koblentz
55 Public Square
Suite 1170
Cleveland, OH, 44113

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Posted by anonymous | August 5, 2015
This review is from a potential client who consulted with this attorney.
| Consulted Attorney
Loyal, thorough and a Great Attorney
Richard, is as loyal as they come. The interests of the client (me) come far before his own. He is honest and candid about legal issues immediately facing the client. I would recommend Richard to those who are looking for zealous representation.

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AVVO RATING 9.4 (Superb)

Work Experience

  • Principal
  • Koblentz & Penvose, LLC
  • 2010 - Present
  • Principal
  • Koblentz & Koblentz, LLC
  • 1975 - 2010

Education

  • Cleveland-Marshall College of Law
  • Law - Cum Laude
  • 1975
  • Ohio State University
  • B.S.
  • 1972

Associations

  • California Western School of Law
  • Member, Council of Visitors
  • 2006 - Present
  • Cleveland-Marshall Law Alumni Association
  • Honorary Trustee
  • 1991 - Present
  • Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association
  • N/A
  • Cleveland Bar Grievance Committee
  • Trial Counsel
  • N/A
  • Legislative Committee of Ohio Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
  • Member
  • N/A
  • Cuyahoga Criminal Defense Lawyers Association
  • N/A
  • Ohio Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
  • N/A
  • National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
  • N/A
  • Ohio State Bar Association
  • N/A
  • Cleveland-Marshall Law Alumni Association
  • President
  • 1990 - 1991
  • Cuyahoga County Bar Association
  • Vice President
  • 1989 - 1992
  • Cleveland-Marshall Law Alumni Association
  • Vice President
  • 1988 - 1989
  • Cuyahoga County Bar Association
  • Chairman - Grievance Committee
  • 1988 - 1990
  • Cleveland-Marshall Law Alumni Association
  • Secretary
  • 1987 - 1988
  • Cuyahoga County Bar Association
  • Trustee
  • 1985 - 1989
  • Cleveland-Marshall Law Alumni Association
  • Trustee
  • 1985 - 1987
  • Cuyahoga County Bar Association
  • Member - Grievance Committee
  • 1980 - 1995
  • Cuyahoga County Bar Association - Ethics Committee
  • Member & Secretary
  • 1977 - 1980
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Honors and Awards

  • Honorary Lifetime Member
  • West Shore Bar Association
  • 2011
  • Hall of Fame
  • Shaker Heights High School
  • 2005
  • Outstanding Alumnus
  • Cleveland-Marshall College of Law
  • 1997
  • Leading Lawyer; 2001- Present
  • Inside Business Magazine
  • N/A
  • Ohio Super Lawyer; 2003-2006
  • Cincinnati Magazine
  • N/A
  • Rated AV & Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers; 1990-Present
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • N/A
  • Charter Life Member
  • Judicial Conference, Eighth Judicial District
  • N/A
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Speaking Engagements

  • Financial Divorce Settlements from Start to Finish - Seminar
  • Ethics
  • 2011
  • Ethics & Substance Abuse Seminar
  • Ethics
  • 2011
  • Winning Your First Civil Trial - Seminar
  • Avoiding Common Ethical Pitfalls
  • 2010
  • Seminar
  • Professionalism
  • 2010
  • Real Estate Closings A-Z: Navigate Your Closings with Confidence
  • Ethical Considerations
  • 2010
  • It's All About Trust - Seminar
  • Professional Responsibility
  • 2010
  • How to Obtain Good Title in Real Estate - Seminar
  • Application of Ethics to Real Estate & Title Attorneys
  • 2010
  • District 18 Annual Meeting
  • Professional Responsibility
  • 2010
  • District 14 Annual Meeting
  • Ethics & Professionalism
  • 2010
  • CLE Program
  • Ethics
  • 2010
  • CLE on Professionalism and OVI Basics - Seminar
  • Professionalism
  • 2010
  • Alumni Association Fall '10 CLE Program
  • Ethics
  • 2010
  • 2010 Mayor's Court Seminar
  • Ethics, Professionalism & Rule Violations
  • 2010
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Attorney endorsements

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Criminal defense Attorney | May 29
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse Richard. He is a highly skilled attorney that is well respected in the legal community."
Ethics and professional responsibility Attorney | May 17
Relationship: Worked together on matter
"I endorse Attorney Koblentz. We worked together on a matter involving a professional who was under criminal investigation. I handled the criminal matter while he handled the licensing issues."
Ethics and professional responsibility Attorney | Apr 05
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Richard is tenacious, smart, dedicated, and thoroughly dedicated to giving his clients the best representation possible under often difficult circumstances."
Business Attorney | Jun 05
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer."
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Cleveland Ethics and professional responsibility Lawyer Richard Steven Koblentz
Richard Steven Koblentz
Ethics and professional responsibility Attorney
Cleveland, OH
Licensed for 48 years