Former Municipal Court Prosecutor
Attorney Dan Weisenburger practices exclusively in the field of criminal defense, with an emphasis on representing individuals accused of felony offenses and DUI/OVI. His primary law office in Portage County is located in Downtown Ravenna, a 90-second walk from the Portage County courthouse. His Summit County office is located in the City of Stow at Ross Commons, less than 5 minutes from Stow Municipal Court.
After graduating from law school and passing the Ohio bar in 1981, Mr. Weisenburger continued to serve as a municipal court prosecutor for several years, establishing a reputation as a tough, formidable opponent in the courtroom. Since leaving the prosecutor's office, Mr. Weisenburger has concentrated on criminal defense litigation, using his vast experience to defend clients throughout Northeast Ohio.Over Thirty Years Experience in Criminal Defense
Over the years, Mr. Weisenburger built a substantial criminal defense practice, skillfully defending thousands of clients and litigating charges in hundreds of criminal trials. He knows the local courts, the judges, the prosecutors and the intricacies of the criminal courts in Portage County, Summit County, and a few other courts in Northeast Ohio. His expertise in the field of criminal law have evolved from personal experience in the courtroom.Nationally Certified Criminal Defense Specialist
Attorney Weisenburger is nationally certified as a Criminal Trial Specialist by the National Board of Trial Advocacy .
He is the only Portage County lawyer certified as a Criminal Defense Specialist, and one of a handful among Ohio lawyers.Listed AsTop 100 Trial Lawyer (Ohio) - National Trial Lawyers: Top 100 Top 100 DUI Lawyer (Ohio) - National Advocacy for DUI Defense Top 100 Criminal Defense Lawyer (Ohio) - American Society of Legal Advocates Client Distinction Award - Martindale Hubbell Other MembershipNational College of DUI Defense Ohio State Bar Association Ohio Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers Working with a Knowledgeable Team
Mr. Weisenburger maintains a well-trained and knowledgeable staff including two Associates, Attorneys Langholz and Santez, Mallory, Paralegal and Notary, and Françoise, Office Manager.