Howard E. Skolnick

Howard E. Skolnick

Location:
Cleveland, Ohio
Phone:
216-706-9722
800-566-5002
Fax:
216-566-8810
Email:
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For over two decades Howard, an invited member of the Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum, has zealously represented seriously injured clients in both State and Federal Courts, litigating cases involving a variety of causes of action, such as wrongful death, birth/brain injuries, medical malpractice, nursing home negligence, product liability, motor vehicle accidents, slip and falls, bad-faith litigation against insurance companies, animal and dog bites, boating and water accidents and pedestrian accidents. A truly caring and passionate person, Howard's magnetic personality, coupled with his vast knowledge of the law, has won the hearts of jurors time and time again.

Practice Hightlights
BIRTH/BRAIN INJURY VERDICT - $8,583,000
Medical malpractice - cerebral palsy trial

BIRTH/BRAIN INJURY SETTLEMENT - $3,500,000
Medical malpractice - CONFIDENTIAL SETTLEMENT

BIRTH/BRAIN INJURY SETTLEMENT - $3,000,000
Medical malpractice - CONFIDENTIAL SETTLEMENT

WRONFUL DEATH SETTLEMENT - $966,666.67
Premises liability and automobile negligence causing death

WRONGFUL DEATH SETTLEMENT - $700,000
Work-related wrongful death - CONFIDENTIAL SETTLEMENT

MEDICAL MALPRACTICE - $575,000
Medical malpractice - CONFIDENTIAL SETTLEMENT

SLIP & FALL/PREMISES LIABILITY SETTLEMENT - $537,000
Premises liability causing severe and permanent injuries

WRONGFUL DEATH SETTLEMENT - $500,000
Medical malpractice - CONFIDENTIAL SETTLEMENT

WRONGFUL DEATH / NURSING HOME NEGLIGENCE SETTLEMENT - $475,000
Medical malpractice - CONFIDENTIAL SETTLEMENT

AUTOMOBILE INJURY SETTLEMENT - $330,000
Automobile negligence causing surgical removal of bi-lateral hematomas

AUTOMOBILE INJURY SETTLEMENT - $328,780.32
Automobile negligence causing fractures requiring surgical intervention

WRONGFUL DEATH SETTLEMENT - $325,000
Howard E. Skolnick represented the Plaintiffs in a medical malpractice/wrongful death law suit. Medical malpractice - CONFIDENTIAL SETTLEMENT

MEDICAL MALPRACTICE SETTLEMENT - $275,000
Medical malpractice - CONFIDENTIAL SETTLEMENT

MEDICAL MALPRACTICE SETTLEMENT - $225,000
Medical malpractice - CONFIDENTIAL SETTLEMENT

AUTOMOBILE INJURY SETTLEMENT - $150,000
Automobile negligence causing a lumbar herniated disc requiring surgical intervention

WRONGFUL DEATH SETTLEMENT - $105,000
Automobile negligence causing wrongful death and obtained insurance policy limits

MOTORCYCLE INJURY SETTLEMENT - $105,000
Automobile negligence causing fractures/surgery and obtained insurance policy limits

AUTOMOBILE INJURY SETTLEMENT - $100,000
Automobile negligence causing cervical disc herniation with surgery and obtained insurance policy limits

Professional Associations and Memberships
• Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum
• Million Dollar Advocates Forum
• Ohio State Bar Association, Member
• Ohio Academy of Trial Lawyers, Member

Areas of Practice

  • Automobile Accidents
  • Motorcycle Accidents
  • Truck Accidents
  • Birth Injuries
  • Brain Injuries
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Nursing Home Negligence
  • Wrongful Death
  • Product Liability
  • Catastrophic Injuries

Bar Admissions

  • Ohio, 1993
  • U.S. District Court, 1994
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 6th Circuit, 1997
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 1997

Education

  • Cleveland State University, Cleveland-Marshall College of Law, Cleveland, Ohio
    • J.D. - 1992
  • Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio
    • B.S.
    • Major: Biological Science