BAR ADMISSIONS

Supreme Court of Ohio
U.S. District Court, Northern District of Ohio

U.S. District Court, Northern District of Ohio

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit

 

EDUCATION

Case Western Reserve University, JD

Kent State University, BA
 

PREVIOUS EMPLOYMENT

Brouse McDowell, L.P.A.

Chapman Law Firm, L.P.A.

 

PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS

Member, Ohio Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers

Member, Cuyahoga County Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers

Member, Ohio State Bar Association

Member, Ohio Employment Lawyers Association

Member, Cleveland Employment Lawyers Association

Attorney Eric Norton has been lead counsel in countless single and multi-plaintiff employment/civil rights-related cases and has extensive experience in other complex litigation.  He has litigated hundreds of  criminal and civil cases in state, federal and municipal trial and appellate courts, and is well-versed in the federal, state and local rules of procedure and evidence.

 

He also has tried more than 50 civil and criminal jury and bench trials, arbitrations and hearings before the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission and the Ohio Civil Rights Commission in a wide range of matters, including wrongful discharge, breach of contract, discrimination, rape and homicide. 

CURRENT EMPLOYMENT

Owner and sole practitioner (est. 2004)

 

AREAS OF PRACTICE

All areas of civil and criminal law in state, municipal and federal courts, including:

 

   EMPLOYMENT LAW

·       Employment Discrimination

·       Wrongful Termination

·       Age, Race, Gender Bias

·       Retaliation

·       Minimum Wage and Overtime Violations

·       Family and Medical Leave Law

·       Breach of Contract

·       Non-Compete Agreements

 

   CRIMINAL DEFENSE

·       Drug Offenses

·       Sex Crimes

·       Murder, All Homicides

·       Firearm Offenses

·       Drunk Driving Offenses

·       Traffic Violations

·       Juvenile Cases

·       Expungements

·       Judicial Release

 

   PERSONAL INJURY

·       Auto Accidents

·       Truck, Boat and Motorcycle Collisions

·       Negligence

·       Premises Liability

·       Products Liability

 

 

 

 

ATTORNEY ERIC NORTON

Eric Norton, Esq. 

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