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Dan L. Makee

Member

Practice Focus

Professional Experience

Dan L. Makee is a member of the firm’s Litigation Department and co-chair of the Business Litigation Practice Group. Dan is a graduate of Denison University and he earned his J.D. at Case Western Reserve University School of Law. Prior to joining the firm, Dan served as a judicial law clerk with the Supreme Court of Ohio. He is experienced in complex litigation, including products liability, life sciences, professional liability defense, ERISA, and other commercial and class action litigation. Dan is also a Master Bencher in the John M. Manos Inn of Court and a member of the Ohio and Cleveland Bar Associations. Dan was recognized in 2012 by a leading insurer of life sciences companies for his work in defending a large pharmaceutical company as he earned honorable mention in the insurer's annual attorney of the year award presentation.

Education

  • Case Western Reserve University School of Law, J.D. (1985)
  • Denison University, B.A. (1982)

State Admissions

  • Ohio

Court Admissions

  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit 
  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Ohio 
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Ohio 
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan

Professional Associations

  • Ohio State Bar Association
  • Master Bencher, John M. Manos Inn of Court
  • Defense Research Institute
Phone
216-348-5731
FAX
216-348-5474
Locations
  • 600 Superior Avenue, East
    Suite 2100
    Cleveland, OH 44114