Donald Switzer (Of Counsel) is one of the founders of the firm. He has devoted his practice almost exclusively to the defense of physicians, hospitals and other healthcare professionals for over thirty years. Mr. Switzer’s caseload frequently consists of many high profile and high exposure lawsuits, including wrongful death, quadriplegia and other neurological impairments and cases involving significant economic damages.
He has successfully defended physicians and hospitals in many counties in northeast Ohio from Richland County to Ashtabula County.
Mr. Switzer is a graduate of the University of Virginia Law School. He served over three years active duty as an Infantry Officer in the U.S. Army in the 1970s and rose to the rank of Captain.
Mr. Switzer has been named an Ohio Super Lawyer from 2008 through 2021; and named to “The Best Lawyers in America” from 2009 through 2021. He further enjoys an AV Preeminent rating with Martindale-Hubbell.