Kevin C. Susman


Mr. Susman is an associate in the firm’s Complex Litigation Department, working out of the Cleveland, Ohio office. His primary legal focus involves the opioid crisis, which continues to devastate communities nationwide. As part of this legal team, he handles depositions, motion writing and other matters related to case management flow.

Previously, Mr. Susman focused on Commercial and Consumer Litigation; along with healthcare law. He represented several large international corporations and some small family run businesses. He was also General Counsel for a large medical association. Prior to practicing law, he worked as a Senior Financial Analyst for several Fortune 500 companies.

  • Bar Admissions
    • Ohio
    • United States District Court, Northern District of Ohio
  • Education

    The University of Akron School of Law, J.D.
    John Carroll University, B.S.B.A – Finance

  • Awards and Honors

    Ohio Super Lawyers®, Rising Star: 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014

  • Professional Affiliations
    • Ohio Bar Admissions Committee
    • Vice-Chair, Cuyahoga County Metropolitan Bar Association’s Justice for All Committee
    • Cuyahoga County Metropolitan Bar Association’s Task Force on Civility and Professionalism
  • Speaking Engagements

    “Avoiding Potential Ethical Problems in Collections”, National Business Institute (May 2, 2013)

    “Best Practices for Collecting Your Delinquent Student Accounts”, Private School Webinar (November 2, 2012)

    “Collection Litigation and Motion Practice”, National Business Institute (June 5, 2012)

  • Pro Bono
    • Supreme Court of Ohio Mentorship Program
    • Cuyahoga County Metropolitan Bar Association – Pro Se Divorce Clinic
    • Ohio State Bar Association – Public Utilities Committee
    • Jewish Federation – Young Leadership Division
    • Ohio High School Mock Trial
    • Cleveland Schools Mock Trial
    • Legal Aid License Reinstatement Program