Marvin L. Karp

Marvin Karp, Attorney at Law

1660 West 2nd Street
Cleveland, Ohio 44113


Commercial, Contract, Creditor's Rights, Insurance, Libel/Defamation, Professional Liability, Unfair Competition

Retired Partner, Ulmer & Berne LLP, Cleveland, Ohio; past  President  of  Cleveland Bar Association; past Chair of Torts and Insurance Practice Section of American Bar Association; Chair of American Bar Association Standing Committee on Ethics and Professional Responsibility (2001-2004); past Chair of Supreme Court of Ohio Standing Commission on Professionalism (2012-2013); Advisor to ABA Joint Commission to Evaluate Model Code of Judicial Conduct (2003-2007); member, Supreme Court of Ohio Task Force on the  Code of Judicial Conduct (2007-2008); Fellow of the American  College of Trial  Lawyers;  Life Member of the Judicial Conference of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit; 2007 recipient of Ohio Bar Medal for "unusually meritorious service to the legal profession and the community;"  2010 recipient of the American Bar Association Michael Franck Professional Responsibility Award; first recipient of the Cleveland Bar Association's William K. Thomas Professionalism Award (2011); organizer and first President of the William K. Thomas (formerly Harold  H. Burton) American Inn of Court; named by Cleveland Magazine (August 1994) as one of the six best trial   lawyers in Northeast Ohio; published articles include "Some  Thoughts on Professionalism," 18 THE BRIEF (American Bar Assn.), No. 3 (1989); "Some Reflections on Change -- And Professionalism," 24 THE BRIEF (American Bar Assn.), No. 4 (1995); "Professionalism:  A Call for Action," Cleveland  Bar  Journal  (March,   1996);  "Storming  the Barricades: The Attack on the Attorney-Client Privilege in  First  Party  Insurance  Cases," 54 FDCC Quarterly No. 1, 2003.

1660 West 2nd Street
Cleveland, OH 44113

P: 216-583-7014
E: [email protected]