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Slater & Zurz LLP is a mid-sized law firm with the experience and resources to handle complex, highly contested cases and the flexibility to accommodate each client’s individual needs and objectives.

The Origin of Slater & Zurz

It all started with Jim.  The Slater & Zurz law firm as it’s known today wasn’t yet uttered when Jim Slater found himself hustling to catch a plane for a crisis far from home. A corporate “suit” at the time, Jim found himself standing in a room of people who could determine his fate. A …

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legal case regarding teacher misconduct

Legal Case Regarding Teacher Misconduct Focuses Attention on Conduct of School Officials

The conduct of California school district officials was characterized as negligent supervision by the attorney for a 14-year-old girl who was abused by her 41-year-old science teacher.  Although notified of inappropriate e-mails the teacher had sent to his young student, the officials did little about it and, in fact, tried to pass the teacher to …

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Attorneys Michael Schmeltzer, Brandon Dean, and Rob Horton Named 2017 Ohio Rising Stars

We are pleased to announce Slater & Zurz LLP attorneys Michael Schmeltzer, Brandon Dean, and Rob Horton have all been selected as 2017 Ohio Rising Stars. The Rising Stars list is developed annually using a multiphase selection process patented by Super Lawyers, a highly credible and impartial rating system that identifies outstanding lawyers. All attorneys who …

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