Brian Butler

Mezibov Butler
615 Elsinore Place, Suite 105
Cincinnati, OH 45202

Brian Butler has practiced civil litigation for eight years, since graduating cum laude from the University Cincinnati College of Law in 2007. He is a native of Cincinnati, where he graduated from St. Xavier High School. He studied history and political science at Miami University in Oxford, Ohio. He lives with his wife Susan and their dogs Louis and Smith in Mt. Lookout.

Mr. Butler has represented a wide variety of clients in commercial, employment, and other areas of civil litigation. He has significant experience representing employees in litigation involving wrongful termination, discrimination, retaliation, whistleblowing, and non-competition agreements. He also represented clients in litigation involving attorney malpractice, fraud, contractual disputes, wills and trusts, and complex financial disputes.

Mr. Butler is licensed to practice law in the State of Ohio, the Southern District of Ohio, the Northern District of Ohio, and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit. He has appeared in federal courts in other jurisdictions, including Kentucky.

Areas of Practice

Employment Discrimination
Personal Injury
Wrongful Death
Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA)

Litigation Percentage

100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

Ohio, 2007
U.S. District Court Southern District of Ohio, 2008
U.S. District Court Northern District of Ohio, 2012
U.S. Court of Appeals 6th Circuit, 2012


University of Cincinnati College of Law, Cincinnati, Ohio
J.D. cum laude - 2007
Honors: With Honors
Miami University, Oxford, Ohio
B.A. cum laude - 2004
Major: History and Political Science
St. Xavier High School

Honors and Awards

Ohio Super Lawyers Rising Stars, 2015 - Present

Professional Associations and Memberships

National Employment Lawyers Association, Member, 2007 - Present
Ohio Employment Lawyers Association, Member, 2007 - Present