Daniel P. Petrov

Top rated Employment Litigation attorney in Shaker Heights, Ohio

Thorman Petrov Group Co., LPA
Daniel P. Petrov
Thorman Petrov Group Co., LPA

Practice Areas: Employment Litigation, Class Action & Mass Torts, Employment & Labor; view more

Licensed in Ohio since: 2001

Education: Case Western Reserve University School of Law

Selected to Super Lawyers: 2014 - 2024 Selected to Rising Stars: 2011 - 2013

Thorman Petrov Group Co., LPA

20046 Walker Road
Shaker Heights, OH 44122 Visit website


Attorney Daniel P. Petrov is a shareholder with Thorman Petrov Group Co., LPA, in Cleveland, Ohio. With 20 years of experience in labor and employment law, Mr. Petrov provides invaluable counsel and support to clients throughout Cuyahoga County and Ohio as well as all across the country who have legal needs involving any of the following:

·       Discrimination, including age, disability, race and gender discrimination

·       Sexual harassment

·       Whistleblower protection

·       Employer retaliation

·       Wrongful termination

·       Wage and hour disputes

·       FMLA issues

·       Class actions

·       Privacy rights

Among his most notable successes, Mr. Petrov has secured an award of more than $6.7 million during arbitration for a client who experienced age and disability discrimination, as well as a judgment of $3 million for a client in a state retaliation case. He has also become known as an authority in whistleblower protection, having represented many clients in complex claims against the federal government for issues such as tax fraud, health care fraud, immigration fraud and other serious matters.

Along with maintaining a successful litigation practice, Mr. Petrov also routinely counsels and advocates for employees regarding executive agreements, confidentiality agreements, noncompetition and nonsolicitation covenants, and more. He has handled cases in various state and federal courts throughout the United States, and he has gained a reputation for his in-depth legal knowledge and unwavering commitment to helping his clients obtain the justice they deserve.

Honored for his outstanding professionalism and service, Mr. Petrov has earned consistent recognition from The Best Lawyers in America. He has also received numerous testimonials and referrals from his satisfied clients, and he finds great reward in being able to give a voice to so many who are suffering needlessly through no fault of their own.

A graduate of Columbia College in New York City, Mr. Petrov obtained his Juris Doctor from Case Western Reserve University School of Law in 2001. While there, he served as executive articles editor of the Journal of International Law, and he was an associate with another labor and employment law firm before joining his current firm in 2006.

Mr. Petrov currently serves as trustee of the Ohio Association for Justice as well as chair of the organization's Employment Law Section. He is also highly active with various charitable, performing arts and educational organizations in his community.

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Practice areas

Employment Litigation: Plaintiff, Class Action/Mass Torts: Plaintiff, Employment & Labor: Employee, Civil Rights

Focus areas

Americans with Disabilities Act, Class Actions, Disability, Discrimination, Employment Discrimination, Employment Law - Employee, Race Discrimination, Retaliation, Sexual Harassment, Toxic Torts, Wage & Hour Laws, Whistleblower, Wrongful Termination

  • 50% Employment Litigation: Plaintiff
  • 20% Class Action/Mass Torts: Plaintiff
  • 20% Employment & Labor: Employee
  • 10% Civil Rights

First Admitted: 2001, Ohio

Professional Webpage: https://www.tpgfirm.com/attorney/petrov-daniel-p/

  • , Executive Articles Editor of the Journal of International Law, Case Western Reserve University School of Law
Educational Background:
  • Bachelors of Arts degree in English from Columbia College of Columbia University in the City of New York
Pro bono/Community Service:
  • Member, Board of Directors, Cleveland Rape Crisis Center
  • University School Annual Fund, Class agent
  • Northeast Ohio community
Bar/Professional Activity:
  • Member, Cleveland Employment Inns of Court
  • Columbia University Alumni Representative Committee
  • Ohio Association for Justice, Employment Law Section, Chair
  • Trustee of the Ohio Association for Justice

Office location for Daniel P. Petrov

20046 Walker Road
Shaker Heights, OH 44122

Phone: 216-777-4163


11 Years Super Lawyers
3 Years Rising Stars
  • Super Lawyers: 2014 - 2024
  • Rising Stars: 2011 - 2013

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