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John Patrick O'Neil

Personal injury Attorney at Mayfield Heights, OH

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also known as John O'Neil, John P. O'Neil

  • State Years
    Florida - FL 29 years
    Ohio - OH 30 years
  • Licensed for 29 years
    State FL
    Acquired 1994
    Status
    Member in Good Standing No misconduct found
  • Licensed for 30 years
    State OH
    Acquired 1993
    Status
    Active No misconduct found

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About John

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John P. O'Neil joined Elk & Elk Co., Ltd. in 2012 as an equity partner. He is one of the firm's leading medical malpractice and personal injury attorneys, whose practice focuses primarily upon death and catastrophic loss cases. Prior to joining Elk & Elk, John spent 14 years at one of Ohio’s top defense law firms, where he served as a practice area chair and member of the firm's management committee and executive group. He also spent time working as a successful prosecutor in the Dade County State Attorney's Office. Over the years, John has successfully tried more than 80 jury trials in various areas of law, including medical malpractice, transportation, legal malpractice, premises liability and others. John's first chair jury trials are in state and federal courts, and he has argued in the Eighth District Court of Appeals, Ohio Supreme Court and Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals.

John practices with the Ohio firm of Elk & Elk Co., Ltd., located in Mayfield Heights. He received his undergraduate degree from Miami University in Oxford, Ohio and his law degree from John Marshall Law School in Chicago, Illinois.

John is married and has four children.

Location

Elk & Elk Co., Ltd - Cleveland
6105 Parkland Blvd.
Suite 200
Mayfield Heights, OH, 44124
Elk & Elk Co., Ltd. - Columbus
5100 Parkcenter Ave.
Suite 100
Dublin, OH, 43017
Elk & Elk Co., Ltd. - Cincinnati
2754 Erie Avenue
#100
Cincinnati, OH, 45208
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Cost

Rates
  • Free Consultation 60 minutes
  • Contingency 33%-40%

Resume

AVVO RATING 10.0 (Superb)

Work Experience

  • Partner
  • Elk & Elk Co., Ltd.
  • 2012 - Present
  • Shareholder
  • Reminger & Reminger Co Lpa
  • 1998 - 2012
  • Prosecutor
  • Dade County State Attorney's Office (Miami, Fl)
  • 1994 - 1997

Education

  • John Marshall Law School
  • Juris Doctorate
  • 1994
  • Miami of Ohio
  • Bachelors of Science
  • 1988

Sample of Legal Cases

  • John Doe v. ABC Transportation Company, et al
  • $5 million

Associations

  • Federal Bar Association (Northern District of Ohio chapter)
  • Board Member
  • 2015 - Present
  • Ohio Association for Justice
  • Member
  • 2012 - Present
  • American Bar Association
  • Member
  • 2012 - Present
  • American Association for Justice
  • Member
  • 2012 - Present
  • Ohio State Bar Association
  • Member
  • 2012 - Present
  • Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association
  • Member
  • N/A
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Languages Spoken

  • English

Honors and Awards

  • Super Lawyer
  • Ohio Super Lawyers
  • 2019
  • Top 50 Cleveland
  • Ohio Super Lawyers
  • 2019
  • Top 100 Ohio
  • Ohio Super Lawyers
  • 2019
  • Super Lawyer
  • Ohio Super Lawyers
  • 2018
  • Top 50 Cleveland
  • Ohio Super Lawyers
  • 2018
  • Top 100 Ohio
  • Ohio Super Lawyers
  • 2018
  • Super Lawyer
  • Ohio Super Lawyers
  • 2017
  • Top 100 Ohio
  • Ohio Super Lawyers
  • 2017
  • Top 50 Cleveland
  • Ohio Super Lawyers
  • 2017
  • Top 100 Ohio
  • Ohio Super Lawyers
  • 2016
  • Top 50 Cleveland
  • Ohio Super Lawyers
  • 2016
  • Super Lawyer
  • Ohio Super Lawyers
  • 2016
  • Super Lawyer
  • Ohio Super Lawyers
  • 2015
  • Top 50 Cleveland
  • Ohio Super Lawyers
  • 2014
  • Top 100 Ohio
  • Ohio Super Lawyers
  • 2014
  • Super Lawyer
  • Ohio Super Lawyers
  • 2014
  • Top 50 Cleveland
  • Ohio Super Lawyers
  • 2013
  • Top 100 Ohio
  • Ohio Super Lawyers
  • 2013
  • Super Lawyer
  • Ohio Super Lawyers
  • 2013
  • Super Lawyer
  • Ohio Super Lawyers
  • 2012
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Attorney endorsements

Received (10)
Given (1)
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Personal injury Attorney | May 25
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse John. He is a highly skilled attorney that is well respected in the legal community."
Personal injury Attorney | Mar 15
Relationship: Worked together on matter
"John is one of the most thorough and diligent legal professionals in Northeast Ohio. A dedicated litigator who leaves no stones unturned."
Personal injury Attorney | Mar 08
Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter
"John is a well accomplished and well respected trial attorney. He knows well his case, his clients and his opposition. I have found John to be a staunch adversary, a consummate professional and a revered colleague. I am happy to endorse this lawyer."
Personal injury Attorney | Mar 08
Relationship: Worked together on matter
"I endorse this lawyer. I have known John now for almost fifteen years. We started around the same time at Reminger, he a year before me. He was my partner for most of those years and has become one of my close friends. John recently left Reminger to join Elk and Elk. I can't think of many lawyers on the plaintiff's side that I respect as much as I respect John. If you hire John O'Neil, you are not only hiring a great lawyer, but a true professional. He will represent you well."
Personal injury Attorney | Mar 07
Relationship: Worked together on matter
"I endorse this lawyer."
Personal injury Attorney | Feb 22
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"John is one of the finest trial lawyers in the state, and any Client would be well served to have him as their representative."
Litigation Attorney | Feb 21
Relationship: Worked together on matter
"John O'Neil is an excellent trial lawyer. His instincts for discovering what really happened are usually spot on. His legal judgment is superb. His analytical skills and ability to strategize are considerable. His presentation at trial, or leading up to trial, is first rate. I would recommend John without hesitation or equivocation."
Medical malpractice Attorney | Feb 17
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"The skills and experience that John brings to the table are exceptional. John is a devoted advocate who relentlessly pursues justice on behalf of his clients. I endorse this attorney."
Personal injury Attorney | Feb 16
Relationship: Worked together on matter
"John is a fantastic trial attorney. Having worked with John for nearly five years, I was firsthand to witness his dedication to his clients and their interests. His courtroom skills are unparalleled, and I do not hesitate to endorse him."
Personal injury Attorney | Feb 16
Relationship: Worked together on matter
"I endorse this lawyer. John is an excellent attorney. He knows how to evaluate and handle complex cases and makes it look easy. John has a tremendous reputation in the legal community. He earned this reputation with hard work and dedication to serving the needs of clients."
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Mayfield Heights Personal injury Lawyer John Patrick O'Neil
John Patrick O'Neil
Personal injury Attorney
Mayfield Heights, OH
Licensed for 30 years
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