Charles I. Kampinski

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Charles Kampinski is Of Counsel in McCarthy Lebit’s Personal Injury & Wrongful Death and Litigation practice groups. He has represented victims of medical malpractice, negligence, catastrophic injury, intentional tort, products liability, and insurance coverage disputes across Ohio since 1974. Throughout his career, Chuck has obtained some of Ohio’s largest recoveries on behalf of victims and their families, including settlements and verdicts in excess of one million dollars in well over one hundred cases. Just prior to joining MLCL Chuck obtained a verdict in excess of 27m against Greyhound Bus Lines. Since joinng MLCL in May 2016, Chuck has settled cases on behalf of victims of medical malpractice and personal injury in excess of 9.5m. He also is published in Ohio’s case law text under Moskovitz v Mt. Sinai, 69 Ohio St. 3d 638, which was a landmark personal injury and medical malpractice case dealing with a hospital’s negligence in a failure and delay in diagnosis matter where punitive damages were awarded due to defendant’s altering of records.


•Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review Rating of AV Preeminent
•The Best Lawyers in America 1989-1990, 2011-2019
•Ohio Super Lawyers 2004-2014, 2017-2019


•Medical Malpractice Myths, University Hospital Neurosurgeons, May 2016

Areas of Practice (2)

  • Litigation
  • Personal Injury, Wrongful Death & Medical Malpractice

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
216-696-1422  Phone
216-696-1210  Fax
University Attended:
The Ohio State University, B.A., 1970
Law School Attended:
The Ohio State University, J.D., 1974
Year of First Admission:
1974, U.S. District Court, Northern District of Ohio; 1974, Ohio


•Cuyahoga County Bar Association, Member
•Ohio State Bar Association, Member
•American Association for Justice, Sustaining Member
•Cleveland Association of Trial Attorneys, Member

Reported Cases:
Experience: $27 million verdict; $10.2 million recovery; $5.85 million settlement; $350, 000 settlement
Payment Information:
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  • Accepts Visa, MasterCard and American Express

Peer Reviews

5.0/5.0 (1 review)
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Cleveland, Ohio

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