Diane E. Citrino

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  • Attorney at Giffen & Kaminski, LLC (12 Attorneys)
  • 1300 East Ninth Street, Suite 1600, Cleveland, OH 44114
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Attorney Awards


Phi Beta Kappa. Recipient: 2014 Friend of Fair Housing Award, issued by Fair Housing Contact Service, Akron, OH. Awarded to recognize dedication to furthering the goals of fair housing and improving the lives of others, October, 2014. Housing Research & Advocacy Award for Fair Housing Advocacy, April, 2010; Legal Aid Society of Cleveland, Appreciation for Annual Campaign and Work for Justice, 2009; Nirmal K. Sinha Commissioners Award, Ohio Civil Rights Commission, July 2006; United Way of Cleveland "Spotlight Volunteer," March 2006; Rosa Parks Congressional Medal, July 2005; Fair Housing Achievement Award, The Housing Advocates, Inc., September 2003; Individual Achievement Award, Northern Ohio Fair Housing Alliance, April 2003; Year 2000 OCRC Leadership Award, Ohio Civil Rights Commission, February 2000; 1998 Fair Housing Award, Fair Housing Contact Service, October 1998. Selected: 1 of 10 "Lawyers of the Year," Ohio Lawyers Weekly, December 1999; 1 of 10 "Outstanding Women in the Law," The Cleveland Bar Association, May 1999. Author: "Causes of Action for Handicapped Discrimination in Housing in Violation of the Federal Fair Housing Act [42 U.S.C.A. 3601 et seq]." Co-Author: with David Oakley and Edward Kramer, "Related Federal Statutes," 22 Causes of Action 2d, West Publishing Co., June 2003. Adjunct Faculty, Cleveland-Marshall College of Law, 1994-2002. Appointed to the Ohio Advisory Committee to the United States Civil Rights Commission, 2003-Present, Chair 2013-Present.

Areas of Practice (3)

  • Investigations Practice
  • Employment Counseling, Advice and Solutions
  • Fair Housing Enforcement

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
216-621-5161  Phone
216-621-2399  Fax
University Attended:
University of California, Berkeley, Boalt Hall School of Law, Juris Doctor, 1982
Year of First Admission:
1999, Admitted to United States Court of Appeals, 6th Circuit; 1982, Admitted to Northern District of Illinois; 1994, Admitted to Northern District of Ohio; 2008, Admitted to Southern District of Ohio; 1994, Ohio bar; 2002, Admitted to United States Supreme Court; 1982, Illinois bar
American Bar Association (Currently a member of the House of Delegates, the policy-making body for the association); Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association (Trustee, 2006-2011); Federal Bar Association; Ohio Women's Bar Association; The Eighth District Judicial Conference (Life Member).
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