A Proven Record of

Leadership in the Courtroom

Courtroom Experience.
Dedicated to Improving the Quality of Justice. 
Committed Representation.

Trial Attorney, Trial Lawyer, Lakewood Lawyer, Cleveland Trial Attorney, Cleveland Trial Lawyer

Cuyahoga County Trial

COMMITTED

TO CLIENTS  

Committed to creating relationships with clients and their families to ensure excellent legal representation. 

HARD WORK

& DEDICATION 

With more than 30 years of experience he is dedicated to improving the quality of justice throughout Northeast Ohio. 

RESULTS IN THE COURTROOM

 Litigated over 200 jury trials and high profile cases. He served as the Chief Trial Attorney for the Cuyahoga County Prosecutor’s Office for 11 years.

DIVERSE RANGE

OF PRACTICE SKILLS

Experienced in civil litigation, business law, plaintiff work, personal injury, trusts and estates.

CASES HAVE BEEN FEATURED IN

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Quality Legal Services, Practical Solutions 

Business Litigation

Experience managing a wide range of litigation matters, including but not limited to premise liability, contractual agreements, breach of contracts, disputes, employment and consumer claims. 

Corporate Counsel

Steve's wide range of experience serving as a corporate counsel includes business formulations, buy-sell agreements, compliance, due diligence, governance, transactions, and employment.

Municipal Matters

Representation for various public officials, municipalities and community groups.

Personal Injury

Cases involving accidents, medical malpractice, and wrongful death. 

Trusts, Wills, & Estates

Steve can provide the proper planning, advice and drafting for wills, trusts, and the probate of estates. 

Trial Preparation 

With extensive trial experience, he can provide assistance with jury selection, opening statements and closing argument themes, witness preparation, cross-examination, trial argument exhibits and evidence presentation. 

Contracts & Real Estate

Represented clients in cases involving complex contractual and real estate matters including purchases, sales, and disputes. 

Why Steve Dever?

Over 30 years of experience and proven results.

As the Former Chief Trial Attorney for the Cuyahoga County Prosecutor’s Office, Steve's experience includes handling some of Ohio's most high profile cases throughout his career.
His years of experience in the courtroom has qualified Steve to serve the legal needs of private clients and businesses in a wide range of civil matters. 
 
Steve advises clients on complex investigations and important litigation matters involving personal and professional reputation concerns.
 
Beyond the thanks and loyalty of his clients, Steve enjoys the respect of lawyers from both sides of the aisle.  
He is licensed to provide attorney services in Ohio and Florida. 
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