Lawrence R. Elleman


Larry has forty years of practice in all phases of commercial trial practice and alternative dispute resolution.


  • The Ohio State University Moritz College of Law  (J.D., summa cum laude, 1966)
  • The Ohio State University  (B.S., 1963)
    • Rural Sociology

Bar Admissions

  • Ohio

Court Admissions

  • U.S. Supreme Court
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Ohio


  • Ohio State Bar Association
  • American Bar Association, Dispute Resolution Section
  • Cincinnati Bar Association, Dispute Resolution Committee, Federal Courts Committee
  • Ohio Bar Foundation, fellow
  • Potter Stewart Inn of Court Board member
  • Ohio Supreme Court, Rules Advisory Committee, Civil Rules Committee, chair
  • Ohio Supreme Court, Board of Bar Examiners
  • Board of Commissioners of Grievances & Discipline of The Supreme Court of Ohio, chair 
  • Hamilton County Law Library Association, board member
  • Tall Stacks Cincinnati, past commissioner and legal counsel
  • Ronald McDonald House of Cincinnati, past president and member of founding group of trustees
  • Cincinnatus Association, past president and Executive Committee


  • Peer Review Rated AV in Martindale-Hubbell
  • Best Lawyers ©
    • Commercial Litigation (2021)