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Aaron P. Berg

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Personal Injury Attorney in Cleveland, OH

Caravona & Berg LLC
1001 Lakeside Ave E, Suite 1700
Cleveland, OH 44114
Phone: 216-208-9055
Fax: 216-696-1411
Selected to Super Lawyers: 2014 - 2022
Selected to Rising Stars: 2011 - 2013
Licensed in Ohio Since: 2001
Practice Areas: Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff, Personal Injury - Medical Malpractice: Plaintiff, Workers' Compensation: Claimant
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Attorney Profile

Aaron P. Berg represents clients throughout the state of Ohio for matters of personal injury.  With extensive trial experience and a track record of success, Mr. Berg is a member of the Million Dollar Advocates Forum and the Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum.  His practice areas include wrongful death, workplace injuries, surgical errors, spinal injuries, trucking accidents, premises liability, nursing errors, nursing home neglect and abuse, motorcycle accidents, medical malpractice, diagnostic errors, construction site accidents, brain injuries, birth injuries, bad faith insurance, automobile accidents, and amputation injuries.

Mr. Berg is admitted to practice in the state of Ohio and before the United States District Court for the Northern District of Ohio. Aaron Berg also holds an AV Preeminent* rating from Martindale-Hubbell, the highest peer rating possible of for ethical standards.

After graduating from Wittenberg University with a Bachelor of Arts, Mr. Berg attended law school at Cleveland-Marshall College of Law.  He graduated with his Juris Doctor and began practicing in 2001. Within the legal community, he is actively involved with the Ohio Association for Justice (OAJ) and the Cleveland Academy of Trial Lawyers (CATA).

Examples of his successful cases include a $4 million recovery in a wrongful death case. Another example is a medical malpractice settlement resulting in a $3 million recovery for his client, and he obtained a $1 million verdict in a case of nursing negligence against a hospital facility.

* AV®, AV Preeminent®, Martindale-Hubbell Distinguished and Martindale-Hubbell Notable are certification marks used under license in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies. Martindale-Hubbell® is the facilitator of a peer review rating process. Ratings reflect the anonymous opinions of members of the bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Rating™ fall into two categories – legal ability and general ethical standards.

Practice Areas
  • 60%Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff
  • 30%Personal Injury - Medical Malpractice: Plaintiff
  • 10%Workers' Compensation: Claimant
Focus Areas

Motor Vehicle Accidents, Personal Injury - Plaintiff, Slip and Fall, Wrongful Death, Dram Shop Laws, Construction Accident, Brain Injury, Trucking Accidents, Premises Liability - Plaintiff, Medical Malpractice, Delayed or Incorrect Diagnosis


9 Years Super Lawyers
3 Years Rising Stars
  • Super Lawyers: 2014 - 2022
  • Rising Stars: 2011 - 2013

About Aaron P. Berg

First Admitted: 2001, Ohio

Professional Webpage:

Bar/Professional Activity

  • American Board of Trial Advocates (ABOTA)
  • Cleveland Academy of Trial Attorneys (CATA)
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Ohio, 2002
  • Ohio Association for Justice


  • Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum, Million Dollar Advocates Forum
  • Million Dollar Advocates Forum, Million Dollar Advocates Forum
  • Ohio Super Lawyers 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020, 2021, Thomson Reuters
  • Ohio Super Lawyers, Rising Stars - 2011, 2012, 2013, Thomson Reuters
  • AV Rated by Martindale Hubbell, Martindale Hubbell

Educational Background

  • Wittenberg University, B.A., 1996


  • Confidential Wrongful Death / Malpractice Settlement - on behalf of the family of a 64-year-old man who died under the care of a skilled nursing facility after choking to death while unattended., 2020
  • Confidential Medical Malpractice Settlement.  Recovery for a 42,-year-old for claims of injuries and damages following surgery., 2021
  • $325,000.00 recovery for a young woman struck by a negligent driver who struck her head-on after going left of center, 2021
  • $300,000.00 Drunk driving settlement. Client sustained significant injuries caused by a drunk driver operating on the wrong side of the road, 2019
  • $250,000.00 - Motorcycle crash settlement. The client, a 40-year-old married father of 3, was struck from behind by a negligent motorist, 2019
  • $4,000,000.00 Wrongful Death Settlement for the family of a 36 year-old construction worker who was killed by a commercial vehicle, 2018
  • $560,000.00 - settlement for a married couple who suffered injuries in a motorcycle crash, 2017
  • $3,000,000.00 - Medical Malpractice / wrongful death settlement concerning the untimely death of a 22 year-old young man caused by a failure to diagnose a life-threatening condition, 2016
  • Confidential Wrongful death settlement - family of an elderly woman who died during surgery, 2016
  • $270,000.00 - Recovery for a 53-year-old mother injured in an automobile crash. The other driver denied liability and a settlement was reached on the first day of trial, 2016
  • $875,000.00 wrongful death settlement involving the negligent monitoring and observation of a toddler while at the residential care facility, 2015
  • $100,000.00 settlement obtain on the half of a minor child who was struck by a vehicle in his own driveway after a family friend negligently struck the child, 2015
  • $525,000.00 settlement of a drunk driving fatality whereby a 36-year-old was killed while walking her dog by an intoxicated driver, 2014
  • Confidential settlement. Healthcare provider agreed to a settlement involving claims of medical malpractice against a neurosurgeon for causing pain and permanent facial disfigurement due to surgical errors, 2014
  • $385,000.00 Premises liability settlement. Client, age 55, sustained a pelvic fracture and thoracic spine fracture after a defective building attachment fell on top of her, 2013
  • $187,600 settlement - Hospital technician, age 47, sustained a fracture to her non-dominant wrist as well as ulnar nerve injury in a motor vehicle accident. Case settled during private mediation after depositions were concluded, 2013
  • $175,000 - Settlement of a motor vehicle accident of disputed liability concerning injuries to a 42 year old disabled who sustained a fractured pelvis and road rash following a collision that occurred while she was a passenger on the freeway in Cleveland, Ohio, 2013
  • $302,000 Settlement concerning a workplace fall injury that caused back and head injury to a 59-year-old client. The claim was also made that as a result of the injuries, the client could no longer continue to work, 2012
  • $500,000.00 Settlement concerning injuries and damages suffered by a 46-year-old motorcycle rider who was struck by an automobile leaving a private drive. The motorcycle operator suffered a significant injury to his pelvis, tibia, knee, left arm, rotator cuff, and internal harm, 2011
  • $1,050,000.00 verdict concerning nerve damage to the non-dominant arm/hand of a 42 year old woman caused by the negligence administration of medication through her IV following a surgical procedure, 2010
  • $350,000.00 Medical Malpractice Settlement - Plaintiff, age 40, developed compartment syndrome to the left arm during hospital admission.  Plaintiff claimed nurse negligently inserted his IV and the nursing staff failed to timely notify a physician until it was too late.  Plaintiff claimed permanent scarring, nerve damage and loss of strength and grip, 2010
  • $175,000.00 Medical Malpractice Settlement - Plaintiff, age 54, sustained a compression fracture to his thoracic spine and an ankle fracture when he fell from his hospital bed.  At the time, plaintiff was being sleep deprived as part of a diagnostic study. Plaintiff claimed the hospital staff failed to adequately monitor him and keep him safe, 2008
  •  $950,000.00 Medical Malpractice Settlement - Plaintiff, age 61, claimed orthopedic surgeon caused permanent bladder dysfunction during a lumbar laminectomy. Defendant HMO settled on behalf of the defendant doctor during litigation, 2005
  •  $90,000.00 - Jury Verdict.  A 50 year old Medina County, Ohio nurse sustained injury to her low back and non-dominant arm when she was involved in a disputed liability motor vehicle crash.  After a week of trial, the jury returned a verdict in favor of plaintiff and finding the defendant 100% liable for the crash.
  • $125,000 Settlement of a workplace injury suffered by a 25-year-old restaurant worker who sustained significant laceration injury to his non-dominant hand
  • $150,000.00 settlement for a 50-year-old delivery driver who suffered a significant knee injury in a fall accident caused by the landowners defective and neglected exterior cement stairs
  • $93,000.00 - Settlement during trial - A 44 year old Geauga County, Ohio resident for lumbar spine injuries sustained in a rear-end motor vehicle accident. Plaintiff also made a claim for psychological harm
  • $137,000.00 - Settlement obtained for a 26 yr. old who sustained a significant laceration to his non-dominant hand. This settlement did not include monies afforded for time off work and for medical care
  • $92,500.00 settlement for a 48-year-old Geauga County resident who suffered a shoulder injury requiring surgery, rehabilitation, and lost time from work caused in a multi-vehicle crash. The defendant was a commercial van driver and the case was settled without a lawsuit having to be filed
  • $100,000.00 settlement for 53-year-old Lorain County motorcycle operator who was injured when a negligent driver turned left in front of his path. Client suffered a broken ankle, road rash, and a concussion, in addition to missing time and wages from his job
  • $126,000 - Jury Verdict concerning claims made by an elderly couple following a motor vehicle crash in Olmsted Township, Ohio. Damages included a fracture to the clavicle as well as lower back sprain/strain and aggravation to pre-existing arthritis in the knees
  • $100,000.00 settlement for a 41-year-old computer systems analyst who was injured while riding his motorcycle due to a negligent driver. Client suffered significant road rash and a hematoma to his leg requiring extensive physical therapy and blood-thinning medications in addition to missing extensive time and wages from his work
  • Workplace Intentional Tort Settlement $160,000.00 - Plaintiff claimed the defendant employer required the plaintiff to operate the machine even though it knew the press was being run in a dangerous condition such that the light touch safety devices could not effectively protect him
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Office Location for Aaron P. Berg

1001 Lakeside Ave E
Suite 1700
Cleveland, OH 44114

Phone: 216-208-9055

Fax: 216-696-1411

Last Updated: 5/15/2022

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