Larry W. Zukerman

Attorney Profile

Top Rated White Collar Crimes Attorney in Cleveland, OH

Zukerman Lear & Murray Co., L.P.A.
 | 3912 Prospect Avenue East, Cleveland, OH 44115
Phone: 216-539-2783
Fax: 216-696-8800
Selected to Super Lawyers: 2010 - 2019
Licensed Since: 1985
Practice Areas:
  • Criminal Defense: White Collar (50%),
  • Family Law (30%),
  • Criminal Defense: DUI/DWI (20%)
Attorney Profile

The managing partner at Zukerman Lear & Murray Co., L.P.A., Larry W. Zukerman focuses his practice primarily on criminal defense. From the firm's office in Cleveland, Ohio, he provides representation to people throughout the greater metropolitan area who have been accused by the state or federal government of committing misdemeanor or felony offenses. The types of matters that Mr. Zukerman has handled have included drug possession and distribution, driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs, domestic violence, sex offenses, embezzlement and other financial crimes, weapons violations, and assault and other violent crimes. He has been able to obtain many acquittals, while in other cases, he has been able to negotiate favorable plea agreements with prosecutors.

Mr. Zukerman also has a family law practice, in which he assists area residents whose marriages are coming to an end and are as a result having to deal with such divorce-related issues as property division, alimony, child support, and child custody and visitation. His successes throughout his career in both of these areas have caught the attention of his fellow professionals. Named to The National Trial Lawyers: Top 100, Mr. Zukerman has also received an AV Preeminent* peer review rating through Martindale-Hubbell and a 10.0 "Superb" peer review rating through Avvo.

Mr. Zukerman attended Washington & Jefferson College in Pennsylvania as an undergraduate, and he received a Bachelor of Arts in 1982. He then pursued his legal studies at Case Western Reserve University School of Law in Cleveland, and he was awarded his Juris Doctor in 1985. Admitted to practice in Ohio, Mr. Zukerman is also admitted to practice before the U.S. District Courts for the Northern and Southern Districts of Ohio and the Supreme Court of the United States. He is an active participant in the Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association and several other professional groups.

*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
Lawyer Practice Area Pie Chart

Criminal Defense: White Collar (50%): Criminal Law - Federal

Family Law (30%)

Criminal Defense: DUI/DWI (20%)

Focus Areas

Criminal Law - Federal

Selections

Selected to Super Lawyers for 10 yearsbottom-image

Super Lawyers: 2010 - 2019

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About Larry Zukerman

Admitted: 1985, Ohio

Professional Webpage: http://www.zukerman-law.com/attorneys/larry-zukerman/

Bar/Professional Activity:

  • Vice President, Cuyahoga Criminal Defense Lawyers Association, 1998-1999
  • Fees Mediation and Arbitration Committee, Cleveland Bar Association, 1992-2001
  • Vice President, Ohio Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
  • Treasurer, Cuyahoga Criminal Defense Lawyers Association, 1989-1992
  • Master Barrister, Life Term Eighth District Judicial Conference Legal Trustee
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Ohio
  • Grievance Committee Member, Cuyahoga County Bar Association, 1988-1993
  • Chair, Cleveland Bar Association, 1998
  • U.S. Supreme Court
  • Judicial Selection Committee, Cuyahoga County Bar Association, 1992-1999
  • Vice-President, Ohio Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, 1997-1998
  • Executive Committee Member, Cleveland Bar Association, 1987-1989
  • President-Elect, Cuyahoga Criminal Defense Lawyers Association, 1999-2000
  • Chair, Cleveland Bar Association, 1988
  • President, Cuyahoga County Defense Lawyers Association
  • Board of Directors, Cuyahoga Criminal Defense Lawyers Association, 1992-1995
  • Barrister, William K. Thomas Inn of Court, 2004-2006
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Ohio
  • Member, Grand Jury Reform Committee, Cuyahoga Criminal Defense Lawyers Association, 1986-1987
  • Chair, Cleveland Bar Association, 1995
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 6th Circuit
  • Law School Liason Committee, Co-Chairman, Cuyahoga County Bar Association, 1990-1991
  • President Elect, William K. Thomas Inn of Court, 2014
  • Council of Delegates, Ohio State Bar Association, 1994-2002
  • Criminal Law Committee, Cleveland Bar Association, 1985-Present
  • President, Cuyahoga Criminal Defense Lawyers Association, 2000-2001
  • Charter Member, Criminal Trial Walk-Thru, Litigation Section, Cleveland Bar Association
  • Ohio, 1985
  • Board of Directors, Cuyahoga Criminal Defense Lawyers Association, 1987-1989
  • Vice Chair, Cleveland Bar Association, 1991-1999
  • Chairman, Cleveland Bar Association, Criminal Law Section
  • Co-Chairperson, Membership Committee, Cuyahoga Criminal Defense Lawyers Association, 1985-1991
  • Chair, Cleveland Bar Association, 1992-1993
  • U.S. District Court Western Division of Michigan
  • Cuyahoga County Bar Association, 1997-1998
  • Chair, Cleveland Bar Association, 2005-2007
  • Criminal Justice Committee, Ohio State Bar Association, 1989-2001
  • Board of Trustees, Cleveland Bar Association, 1999-2002
  • Board of Directors, Ohio Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, 1996-2000
  • Member, Professional Ethics Committee, Cleveland Bar Association, 1986-Present

Pro bono/Community Service:

  • Board of Governors, Awards Committee, Case Western Reserve University School of Law, 1998
  • Annual Fund, Vice-Chair, Case Western Reserve University School of Law, 1997-2000
  • Dean Finfrock Advocate, Case Western Reserve University School of Law, 1990-2002
  • Chairman, Young Alumni Group, Case Western Reserve University School of Law, 1995-1996
  • Class Agent, Case Western Reserve University School of Law, 1985-2002
  • Board of Governors, Awards Committee, Case Western Reserve University School of Law, 2000-2001
  • Alumni Telethon Co-Chairman, Case Western Reserve University School of Law, 1987-1988
  • Board of Governors, Awards Committee, Case Western Reserve University School of Law, 1987
  • Board of Governors, Case Western Reserve University School of Law, 1996-2002
  • Board of Trustees, Cleveland Bar Foundation, 2007-2009

Scholarly Lectures/Writings:

  • Adjunct Professor, The Case Western Reserve University School of Law

Educational Background:

  • Washington & Jefferson College, Washington, Pennsylvania, USA, B.A., Major: Economics, Honors: Dean's List, 1982
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Office Location for Larry W. Zukerman

3912 Prospect Avenue East
Cleveland, OH 44115

Phone: 216-539-2783

Fax: 216-696-8800

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Last Updated: 4/1/2019

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