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Bret Jordan

Criminal defense Attorney at Ravenna, OH

5.0   5 reviews
  • Licensed for 31 years
    State OH
    Acquired 1992
    Active No misconduct found

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Practice areas
  1. Criminal defense
    All misdemeanors and felonies in all Ohio local and state courts. For example: OVI, theft, drug trafficking, rape, murder, felonious assault, carrying concealed weapon, drug possession, fraud, passing bad checks, domestic violence and DUS.

    32 years, 2,500 cases

  2. Federal crime
    Represent individuals that are charged with all federal offense. For example: Federal Drug Trafficking Conspiracy, Bank Robbery, Felon in Possession of a Firearm, Theft and Failure to Register as a Sex Offender.

    32 years, 40 cases

For over 29 years, Mr. Jordan has dedicated his practice to defending individuals who have been charged with misdemeanor and felony crimes. He has represented clients charged with a felony in Cuyahoga County, Portage County, Geauga County, Lake County, Lorain County, Ashtabula County, Summit County, Erie County and other counties across the State of Ohio. Mr. Jordan also represents individuals accused of Federal Law violations such as: drug trafficking, conspiracy, tax evasion, theft, bank robbery and failure to report as a sex offender. He has practiced in the United States District Court Northern District of Ohio, United States District Court of New Hampshire, United States District Court Western District of Pennsylvania and the United States Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals.

Mr. Jordan has appeared on television shows such as Dateline NBC, Good Morning America, Snapped and True Crimes. He has a strong belief that everyone deserves a competent and zealous representation. Mr. Jordan has been named a "Super Lawyer" by his peers in Super Lawyer Magazine from 2015 to the present.


Bret Jordan Co. LPA
206 S. Meridian Street
Ravenna, OH, 44266
Bret Jordan Co. LPA
50 Public Square
Cleveland, OH, 44113
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Posted by Tyrese | March 18, 2022
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| Hired Attorney
The best that money can buy
Did everything he said he would no complaints my money was well spent mo hidden agendas
Response from Bret Jordan April 11, 2022
Tyrese: It was a pleasure representing you.
Posted by Mike | November 16, 2018
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| Hired Attorney
Best criminal lawyer in ohio
Bret Jordan is the man. He has helped me with everything from criminal court to real estate. When I need legal services or advice Bret is the only person I will ever call because he cares about his clients and works his hardest to get them the best possible results
Posted by Damien | March 6, 2018
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| Hired Attorney
Super lawyer
Mr.Jordan is a great attorney,on top of his job hands down no need to ask. Thank you again
Posted by Peter | August 12, 2017
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| Hired Attorney
True Professional
Bret Jordan defended me against multiple criminal charges. He made a great impression from the beginning, He listened to my concerns, answered my questions, and calmed my worries. Bret Jordan earned my trust with his due diligence and thoroughness. He is an attorney with true integrity. Bret Jordan is a no nonsense, straight to the point, always grounded, fact based, brilliant attorney. Thanks to Bret, I have regained my trust in the judicial system. This attorney exceeded my expectations.
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Posted by TOMMY | January 6, 2014
the best lawyer ever
My name is tommy, an Bret Jordan is the best lawyer ever. Trust me I Been rolling with him every since he started 20 yrz ago.I was one of his first an I'm still here.he always keeps it real you can not go wrong. He is go n 2 fight for u.he's on ur side all the way.he will not turn his back on, I LOVE U BRET KEEP DOING U!!!!!!!
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AVVO RATING 9.3 (Superb)

Work Experience

  • President
  • Bret Jordan Co. LPA
  • 2000 - Present
  • Partner
  • Smith & Jordan LLP
  • 2019 - 2020
  • Partner
  • Jordan & Sidoti LLP
  • 2012 - 2019
  • Partner
  • Lindner Sidoti Jordan LLP
  • 2011 - 2012
  • Partner
  • Lindner & Jordan LLP
  • 2004 - 2011
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  • Cleveland State University
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 1992
  • Miami University of Ohio
  • BA - Bachelor of Arts
  • 1989


  • Portage County Bar Association
  • Member
  • 2019 - Present
  • Ohio State Bar Association
  • Member
  • 2016 - Present

Languages Spoken

  • English

Honors and Awards

  • Super Lawyer
  • Super Lawyers
  • 2022
  • Super Lawyer
  • Super Lawyers
  • 2021
  • Super Lawyer
  • Super Lawyers
  • 2020
  • Super Lawyer
  • Super Lawyers Magazine
  • 2019
  • Super Lawyer
  • Super Lawyers
  • 2018
  • Cleveland Jewish News
  • 2018
  • Super Lawyer
  • Super Lawyers
  • 2017
  • Super Lawyer
  • Super Lawyers
  • 2016
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Speaking Engagements

  • Association for Continuing Legal Education
  • Legal Ethics/Professionalism.- Attended
  • 2021
  • Association for Continuing Legal Education
  • Parma Bar CLE (OVI) - Attended
  • 2021
  • Association for Continuing Legal Education
  • Federal Criminal Practice Seminar- Attended
  • 2021
  • Association for Continuing Legal Education
  • Death Penalty Seminar- Attended
  • 2020
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Criminal defense Attorney | Jul 01
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"Bret is a great lawyer. He knows the law, the system, and how to get things accomplished."
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Ravenna Criminal defense Lawyer Bret Jordan
Bret Jordan
Criminal defense Attorney
Ravenna, OH
Licensed for 31 years