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John Brandt Shepherd Jr

John Brandt Shepherd Jr

Preeminent Martindale Hubble AV rating. Westlake, Rocky River Area Attorney
  • Business Law, Probate, Real Estate Law ...
  • Ohio
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John maintains the preeminent Martindale Hubble AV ratings. His practice also includes Probate, Real Estate, Business and Personal Injury.

Practice Areas
Business Law
Business Contracts, Business Dissolution, Business Finance, Business Formation, Business Litigation, Franchising, Mergers & Acquisitions, Partnership & Shareholder Disputes
Probate Administration, Probate Litigation, Will Contests
Real Estate Law
Commercial Real Estate, Condominiums, Easements, Eminent Domain, Homeowners Association, Land Use & Zoning, Mortgages, Neighbor Disputes, Residential Real Estate, Water Law
Personal Injury
Animal & Dog Bites, Brain Injury, Car Accidents, Construction Accidents, Motorcycle Accidents, Premises Liability, Truck Accidents, Wrongful Death
Traffic Tickets
Suspended License
  • Free Consultation
  • Contingent Fees
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
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6th Circuit
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  • English: Spoken, Written
Professional Experience
Short & Shepherd
- Current
City of Rocky River
- Current
Plan counsel
Motion Picture Industry Pension/Health Plan
Outside Counsel
International Association of Theatrical/Stage Employees
Managing Partner
Short Shepherd & Stanton
Hildebrand Short Shepherd & Williams
Burke Vannucci Gareau & Hildebrand
Assistant Law Director
City of Westlake
Cleveland State University
S.J.D. (1978) | Law
Honors: Top 10 %
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Miami University of Ohio
B.A. | Mathematics
Honors: 3.7 GPA, Phi Mu Honorary
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Duke University
other | Mathematics and Physics
Honors: Dean's List
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Special Judicial Highest Distinction AV Rating
Martindale Hubble
Reflects that members of the Judiciary rank Attorney Shepherd at the highest possible level.
Superb Rating
15th year Anniversary Preeminent "AV" rating
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American Institue of DUI/DWI Attorney
"10 Best" Business Attorney
American Institue of Business Attorneys
Preeminent "AV" rating
Martindale Hubble
Professional Associations
Westshore Bar Association
- Current
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AFL-CIO Lawyers Coordinating Committee
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Ohio State Bar
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Websites & Blogs
Contact & Map
2645 Wooster Rd
Rocky River, OH 44116
Telephone: (440) 899-9990