Phillip A. Ciano

Partner | 216-658-9900 |
Practice Areas
Business / Partnership Disputes
Employment Law / Non-Compete Litigation
Admitted to Practice
  • Ohio (1996)
  • U.S. District Court, Northern and Southern Districts of Ohio (1996)
  • District of Columbia (1996)
Professional Associations
  • Top 50 in Cleveland, Super Lawyers, 2015-2019
  • Top 100 in Ohio, Super Lawyers, 2015-2019
  • Ohio Super Lawyers, 2008-2019
  • Best Lawyers, 2015-2019
  • Academy of Court Appointed Special Masters
  • Sports Lawyers Association
  • Ohio State Bar Association
  • Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association
  • Wittenberg University, B.A. (1990)
  • John Marshall Law School of Chicago, Cum Laude (1995)
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Phil represents clients across three key areas: healthcare, commercial and sports law. With over 20 years of experience, his practice spans from New York to Los Angeles. Clients include world-renowned physicians, public and closely-held companies, international sports agencies, certified agents and athletes in professional baseball, basketball, football and golf.

Phil has also served as a federally-appointed Special Master, court-appointed Receiver and mediator of complex business disputes.

Outside of his legal work, Phil enjoys spending time with his family and giving back to charitable causes including True Freedom Ministries, Mater Dei and Gesu Catholic Church.