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David A. Kunselman

Lawsuits and disputes Attorney at Cleveland, OH

5.0   1 review
  • Licensed for 21 years
    State OH
    Acquired 2001
    Active No misconduct found

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Mr. Kunselman has proven himself a steady, thoughtful, and responsive client advocate.  As a litigator, he has briefed and argued in Ohio Common Pleas and Appellate Courts as well as in Federal District Courts and the Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals, and he has worked on complex litigation on behalf of a wide range of corporate clients.  His transactional experiences include intellectual property protection, lease and operative agreement formation, public and private offerings, asset sales, and creditor's rights.  Combining a strong academic foundation in economics and business with proven success in corporate law, he provides valued insight and sound strategies to clients at every stage of the legal process.  He joined Miller Goler Faeges Lapine LLP in 2001.

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Buckley King LPA
1400 Fifth Third Center
600 Superior Avenue East
Cleveland, OH, 44114


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Posted by anonymous | March 4, 2009
The Pit Bull of Discovery & Detail
David Kunselman has represented Automated Solutions for 6 years in both Ohio State Courts and the Federal District of Northern Ohio. We have been doggedly pursuing another firm for numerous claims in complex litigation involving copyright infringement and business interferrence. David's detailed knowledge of over 320 filings in this action have never been wrong, and our firm has won on each and every step of the way, including both supported motions and dragging the courts to do thie jobs.
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AVVO RATING 7.9 (Very Good)

Work Experience

  • Associate
  • Buckley King LPA
  • 2020 - Present
  • Associate
  • Miller Goler Faeges Lapine LLP
  • 2001 - 2020


  • Case Western Reserve University School of Law
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 2001
  • Union College (Schenectady, NY)
  • BA - Bachelor of Arts
  • 1998

Legal Cases

  • Automated Solutions Corporation v. Paragon Data Systems, Inc., USPTO, Trademark Trial and Appeal Board
  • Obtained a trial decision from the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board sustaining the trademark owner’s opposition to the applicant’s request for registration of a similar trademark and refusing registration to the applicant
  • Ewers v. Genuine Motor Cars, Inc., 2008 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 21466 (N.D. Ohio Mar. 18, 2008)
  • Obtained court decision enforcing the parties’ agreement to arbitrate the dispute and dismissing the federal litigation
  • Automated Solutions Corp. v. Paragon Data Sys., Inc., 2006-Ohio-3492 (8th Dist. 2006)
  • Obtained a bench trial verdict awarding ownership of the custom software to plaintiff, which decision was affirmed on appeal
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  • Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association
  • Member
  • N/A
  • Ohio State Bar Association
  • Member
  • N/A
  • American Bar Association
  • Member
  • N/A

Honors and Awards

  • Rising Star
  • Super Lawyers Magazine
  • 2016
  • Rising Star
  • Super Lawyers Magazine
  • 2015
  • Rising Star
  • Super Lawyers Magazine
  • 2014
  • Rising Star
  • Super Lawyers Magazine
  • 2009
  • Rising Star
  • Super Lawyers Magazine
  • 2006
  • Jack Cronquist Award
  • Case Western Reserve University School of Law
  • 2001
  • Excellence for the Future Award
  • CALI
  • 2000
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  • New York State Bar Association
  • In the Matter of Harrison and Kotzen, Administrative Decisions Update, the Environmental Lawyer,
  • 2000
  • Union College
  • Working Paper, Effects of Competition on Efficiency in the U.S. Electric Power Industry
  • 1998
  • The Sunday Gazette, Schenectady, NY
  • County's Extra Sales Tax Hurts Consumers
  • 1997

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Cleveland Lawsuits and disputes Lawyer David A. Kunselman
David A. Kunselman
Lawsuits and disputes Attorney
Cleveland, OH
Licensed for 21 years