Judith C. Saltzman

Judith C. Saltzman: Attorney with Hickman & Lowder Co., L.P.A.
  • Of Counsel at Hickman & Lowder Co., L.P.A. (7 Attorneys)
  • 1300 East 9th Street, Suite 1020, Cleveland, OH 44114-1514
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  • Attorney Judith C. Saltzman practices special education law on behalf of children with disabilities. Previously, Judy served as an Impartial Hearing Officer for special education appeals in Ohio.

    Judy joined Hickman & Lowder as an associate in 2000 and became a shareholder in 2005. Before moving to the Cleveland area, Judy practiced law in Boston, Massachusetts, for over fifteen years, specializing in disability, public health, and public entitlement programs. As a Senior Attorney for Health and Disability at Greater Boston Legal Services, she represented clients in administrative forums and in federal and state court. She also worked as an Assistant Attorney General under former Massachusetts Attorney General James Shannon, and as Deputy General Counsel for the Massachusetts Department of Public Health. Prior to law school, Judy worked as a kindergarten teacher in the Chicago public schools.

    Judy was the first recipient of Greater Boston Legal Services’ Memorial Service Award for Outstanding Client Advocacy, presented for her leadership in class action litigation on behalf of persons with disabilities. She also serves on the board of the Northern Ohio Branch of the International Dyslexia Association.

    Judy graduated from Northeastern University School of Law in Boston, Massachusetts, and earned a B.A. in history from Wesleyan University in Middletown, Connecticut. She is admitted to the state bars of Ohio and Massachusetts, the Federal Bar, Northern District of Ohio, Southern District of Ohio, and U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit.
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Recipient, Greater Boston Legal Services Memorial Service Award for Outstanding Client Advocacy. Former Impartial Hearing Officer, Ohio Department of Education, Office of Procedural Safeguards. Former Assistant Attorney General, Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Former Senior Attorney for Health and Disability Law, Greater Boston Legal Services. Former Deputy General Counsel for Long Term Care, Massachusetts Department of Public Health. Member: Board of Directors, Julie Billiart School; International Dyslexia Association; Coalition of Parents, Advocates and Attorneys.

Areas of Practice (2)

  • Special Education
  • Elder Law

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
216-206-6411  Phone
216-861-0360  Phone
216-861-3113  Fax
University Attended:
Wesleyan University, B.A., 1970
Law School Attended:
Northeastern University, J.D., 1974
Year of First Admission:
2000, U.S. District Court, Northern District of Ohio and U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit; 1975, U.S. District Court, District of Massachusetts; 2006, U.S. District Court, Southern District of Ohio; 1974, Massachusetts; 1998, Ohio
Cleveland and Cuyahoga County Bar Associations.
Reported Cases:
Avery v. Heckler, 672 F.2d 158 (1st. Cir. 1985) and 797 F. 2d 19 (1st Cir. 1986).
Payment Information:
  • Credit cards accepted
  • Accepts Visa

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