Harvey Labovitz

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Harvey Labovitz has more than forty years experience in the legal community. His primary areas of legal practice include real estate, business securities, secured transactions, business litigation, elder law, corporate and partnership law.

He is a member of the National Panel of Arbitrators, American Arbitration Association, served as Chairman of the Cuyahoga County Court of Common Pleas Arbitration Panels, and is the former chair of the Ohio Division of Securities, Ad Hoc Committee on Promoters' Compensation in Oil and Gas Programs. He is a member of the Cleveland Bar Association, serving on its bar admissions committee, and the Ohio State and American Bar Associations, with membership in each association's section on real property and on the Ohio State Bar Association's Construction Law Committee.

He was admitted to the Ohio bar in 1969; U.S. District Court, Northern District of Ohio, 1971; U.S. Supreme Court, 1977; U.S. Court of Appeals, Sixth Circuit, 1987.

Areas of Practice (6)

  • Corporate Law
  • Real Estate Law
  • Secured Transactions Law
  • Trial and Appeals Law
  • Construction Law
  • Condominium Law

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
216-696-0022  Phone
216-696-1166  Fax
University Attended:
Miami University, A.B., (Omicron Delta Kappa Honorary), 1966
Law School Attended:
University of California at Berkeley School of Law,, J.D., 1969
Year of First Admission:
1971, U.S. District Court, Northern District of Ohio; 1994, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Michigan; 1987, U.S. Court of Appeals, Sixth Circuit; 1969, Ohio; 1977, U.S. Supreme Court
Cleveland (Member, Bar Admissions Appellate Committee), Ohio State and American Bar Associations.
Reported Cases:
Shore West Construction Co. v. Sroka et al., 61 Ohio St. 45 (1991); Huntington National Bank v. Motel 4 BAPS, Inc., 191 Ohio App. 3d 90; 2010-Ohio-5792 (8th App. Dist. 2010); Duke v. Sanymetal Products, Inc. 31 Ohio App. 2d 78; 286 N.E. 2d 324 (8th App. Dist.1974); Gyurgyik v. Precise Tool & Die Co., 829 F.2d 38 (6th Cir.1987).

Peer Reviews

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Cleveland, Ohio

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