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Mazanec, Raskin & Ryder Co., L.P.A.


100 Franklin's Row
34305 Solon Road
Cleveland, OH 44139
United States
(440) 248.7906

Firm Details

Founded in Cleveland, Ohio in 1980, Mazanec, Raskin & Ryder Co., L.P.A. has built its reputation and practice by providing uncompromising legal representation that exceeds the objectives and expectations of our clients. With offices in Cleveland and Columbus, Ohio, MRR has been named a Tier 1 Best Law Firm for Civil Rights law by U.S. News & World Report since 2011. Seven of our top attorneys have consistently been named Best Lawyers. Thirteen of our attorneys are AV Preeminent Rated by Martindale-Hubbell and six of our talented colleagues were selected as Super Lawyers for 2021.

MRR was started by three former insurance claims professionals who identified the industry’s true needs and were committed to building a firm with exceptional service, focusing on the client and always with an eye to serving their needs in the most cost-effective manner possible. Now, more than 40 years later, MRR provides outstanding legal representation in virtually all types of litigated matters affecting insurers and their insureds, the business community and public entities of all types. In addition, our firm counsels businesses, individuals, public entities, and insurers on a wide variety of matters including business formation, estate planning, probate, bad faith and extra contractual liability claims, labor matters and legislation, risk management, planning and zoning throughout Ohio.


Joseph F. Nicholas, Jr.
President & Managing Partner

Top Listed State Awards

  • Top Listed in Ohio in Civil Rights Law with 4 lawyers


  • Named Best Law Firm in 2014 by U.S News & World Report in conjunction with Best Lawyers
  • Named Best Law Firm in 2015 for Civil Rights Law by U.S. News & World Report in conjunction with Best Lawyers


Darlene McCormick
Director, Law Firm Administration
(440) 287-8324

Firm Practice Areas

  • Appellate Practice
  • Business Organizations (including LLCs and Partnerships)
  • Civil Rights Law
  • Education Law
  • Employment Law - Management
  • Insurance Law
  • Labor Law - Management
  • Litigation - Construction
  • Litigation - Insurance
  • Medical Malpractice Law - Defendants
  • Municipal Law
  • Privacy and Data Security Law
  • Product Liability Litigation - Defendants
  • Professional Malpractice Law - Defendants
  • Workers' Compensation Law - Employers

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Cleveland, OH

100 Franklin's Row

34305 Solon Road

Cleveland, OH 44139

United States

(440) 248.7906

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Columbus, OH

175 South Third Street, Suite 1000

Columbus, OH 43215

United States

(614) 228.5931

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