Partnership for the Good of Your Business

Thomas A. Barni

  • Managing Partner






Professional Experience

Thomas A. Barni is an experienced litigator and negotiator who successfully represents the interests of our firm’s individual and corporate clients.

He routinely appears before state, federal and local courts and effectively represents our clients in commercial, business, construction, real estate and general civil litigation matters, through trial.

Tom is experienced in resolving our clients’ disputes by utilizing alternative dispute resolution processes, including mediation and arbitration.

Areas of Practice

  • Litigation, Dispute Resolution and Risk Avoidance
  • Commercial Real Estate, Construction
  • Complex Litigation
  • Employment Litigation
  • Appellate Litigation
  • Business Litigation
  • Contract Disputes
  • Real Property Disputes
  • Personal Injury and Malpractice Claims
  • Insurance Claims
  • Product Liability

Bar Admissions

  • Ohio, 1995
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Ohio, 1995
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 6th Circuit, 1995


  • Cleveland State University, Cleveland-Marshall College of Law, Cleveland, Ohio
    • J.D. - 1994
  • Cleveland State University, Cleveland, Ohio
    • B.A. - 1990

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association, Member
  • Ohio State Bar Association, Member
  • American Bar Association, Member
  • The Ohio Academy of Trial Lawyers, Member