Patrick B. Cavanaugh

Patrick B. Cavanaugh: Attorney with Kitch Drutchas Wagner Valitutti & Sherbrook
Attorney Awards


Patrick Cavanaugh is a principal with the firm. He received his J.D. from the University of Toledo College of Law and has worked as an attorney at the firm since 2000. Mr. Cavanaugh holds a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Theatre from Wright State University and a Post-Baccalaureate Certificate from the University of Toledo.

Mr. Cavanaugh is a board member of the Society of Ohio Health Care Attorneys. He also received the recognition of 2017 “Distinguished Attorney” from Martindale-Hubbell.

Mr. Cavanaugh is licensed to practice law in Michigan and Ohio, as well as the U.S. District Courts of Northern and Southern Ohio and the U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Northern District of Ohio.


Practical Disciplinary Advice for Lawyers”, Published Jan 2014, Court News Ohio and Toledo Bar Association News.
Juries, Ethics and Google”, Published Mar 2016, Toledo Bar Association News.
New Case Raises Prospect of Multiple Disciplinary Proceedings from the Same Misconduct”, Dec 2016, Toledo Bar Association News

Insights & News

September, 2018 - Recent Highlights
Patrick Cavanaugh Presents “Ohio Birth Injury Claims and Case Studies 2018
September, 2017 - Recent Highlights
Patrick Cavanaugh invited to speak at AWHONN & ACOG Obstetrical Conference
December, 2016 - News Releases, Recent Highlights, Special Publications
Patrick Cavanaugh publishes Article in TBA News on Attorney Discipline Decision

Areas of Practice (3)

  • Medical Malpractice
  • Birth Trauma
  • Ohio Attorney Ethics Defense

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
(419) 243-4006  Phone
University Attended:
Wright State University, B.F.A., 1987; University of Toledo, Legal Assistant Certificate Program, 1995
Law School Attended:
University of Toledo College of Law, J.D., 1999
Year of First Admission:
2005, U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Northern District of Ohio; 2001, U.S. District Court, Northern District of Ohio; 2003, U.S. District Court, Southern District of Ohio; 2000, Ohio
Toledo (Member, Attorney Grievance Investigation Committee) and Ohio State Bar Associations.
Birth Information:
Detroit, Michigan, February 26, 1965

Peer Reviews

4.5/5.0 (1 review)
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