CLEVELAND--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Cleveland personal injury firm Lowe Eklund Wakefield & Mulvihill Co., LPA has hired associate attorney Michael H. Jagunic to join its expert team of legal professionals. In his new role at the firm, Jagunic will focus his litigation practice on medical malpractice and product liability cases.
“Mike brings an abundance of diverse, practical experience that will greatly enhance our legal team”
“Mike brings an abundance of diverse, practical experience that will greatly enhance our legal team,” explained firm partner Ryan Fisher. “His education and experience have helped distinguish him as an award-winning brief writer—an essential part of being a successful lawyer. We are confident that his attention to detail and communication skills will help him represent our clients effectively in order to protect their rights.”
Prior to joining the firm, Jagunic was a member of the team working as counsel to the court-appointed SIPA Trustee for the liquidation of Bernard L. Madoff Investment Securities LLC. As a certified legal intern at the Cuyahoga County Public Defender, he represented clients at all stages of trial prior to graduating law school. Jagunic also worked as a contract law teaching assistant at Cleveland-Marshall College of Law.
Jagunic completed his undergraduate studies at Kent State University and attended law school at the Cleveland-Marshall College of Law where he graduated Summa Cum Laude. As part of the Cleveland-Marshall Moot Court Team, he was a regional champion and a national quarter-finalist in the 2010–11 National Moot Court Competition. In 2010, Jagunic was a regional champion and a national quarter-finalist in the ABA National Appellate Advocacy Competition. He also won an OSBA Labor and Employment Law Section Student Achievement Award for Meritorious Writing in 2011.
Jagunic was admitted to practice law in Ohio in 2011. He is an active member of the Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association, the American Association for Justice, and the Ohio Association for Justice.
Since 1976, the award-winning trial attorneys at Lowe Eklund Wakefield & Mulvihill Co., LPA have successfully represented people in the areas of motor vehicle accidents, automobile product safety, personal injury, home and workplace safety, medical malpractice, and birth injuries, as well as families of victims of wrongful death. U.S. News & World Report named the firm to its “Best Law Firms” list (2010–2013), while lawyers from the firm were again honored as Ohio Super Lawyers for 2013. In addition, firm partner James Lowe has been selected for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America each year since 1993.
For more information on Lowe Eklund Wakefield & Mulvihill Co., LPA, please call 216-781-2600 or visit http://www.lewm.com/.