Dennis Lansdowne

Spangenberg, Shibley & Liber LLP
1001 Lakeside Ave.
Suite 1700
Cleveland, OH 44114
216) 696-3232

Practice Areas

Commercial Litigation

Medical Malpractice

Product Liability

Wrongful Death

Insurance Coverage Litigation

Congratulations! Dennis Lansdowne selected by his peers...
He was voted among The Best Lawyers in America® in the Medical Malpractice Law and Personal Injury Litigation practice areas for 2010. This listing has been called the most respected peer-review publication in the legal profession. For more than 25 years, it has assisted lawyers and clients looking for legal counsel in unfamiliar specialties and in foreign jurisdictions. In 2009, 2008 and 2007 Dennis was selected for inclusion in the Best Lawyers in America, a guide to legal excellence in the United States.

Dennis R. Lansdowne has been with the firm since 1985 and has been a partner since 1990. He has extensive experience trying complex medical malpractice and product liability cases. He has also successfully represented clients in commercial litigation and business fraud. His experience and expertise led the magazine Inside Business to name him one of northeast Ohio's "Leading Lawyers" and the publishers of Law & Politics® magazine to name him one of Ohio's "Super Lawyers." In the Super Lawyers nomination process, Dennis' point totals earned him a spot on the top 100 Ohio Super Lawyers list and on the top 50 Cleveland Super Lawyers list of Northern Ohio Live magazine.

Dennis graduated summa cum laude from the Cleveland-Marshall College of Law in 1981. He served as an editor on the Law Review and has remained active in the law school as an adjunct faculty member and officer in the alumni association.

Following law school Dennis served as a law clerk to the Honorable Robert B. Krupansky on both the United States District Court and the Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals. Thereafter he was an associate at the international firm of Jones, Day, Reavis & Pogue where he practiced in commercial litigation.

Dennis' clients range from injured individuals to international corporations. He is frequently asked by legal associations to speak on a variety of topics including all aspects of trial preparation, strategy and presentation.

Dennis is active in legal associations including the William K. Thomas Inns of Court, where he is a master, the Cleveland Academy of Trial Attorneys where he served as president, and the Cleveland-Marshall Law Alumni Association, where he is a past president. He is a life member of the Sixth Circuit Judicial Conference, and the Eighth District Judicial Conference.