Michael Maillis

Kisling, Nestico & Redick
22 E McKinley Way Ste A
Poland, OH 44514
(330) 729-1090

Areas of Practice

Medical Malpractice, Personal Injury Plaintiff, Wrongful Death, Motor Vehicle Accidents

Michael J. Maillis began his legal career as a Stark County Public Defender in January 1996. He later served as a Youngstown City Prosecutor and an Assistant Mahoning County Prosecutor, where he was assigned to try major felony cases. As a prosecutor, Michael built a reputation as tough, but fair. In 2002, he began working at Perantinides & Nolan Co., LPA, a medical malpractice/personal injury plaintiff's firm. Michael joined Kisling, Nestico & Redick in 2013.

Michael is married to his college sweetheart, the former Celeste Koulianos, and lives with her and his two children, Arianna and Nicholas, in Campbell, Ohio. He and his family are active parishioners at Archangel Michael Greek Orthodox Church in Campbell. Michael is also the creator and sponsor of the Michael Elias Maillis Scholarship for the Campbell City Schools.

Michael enjoys running marathons in his spare time and is a member of the Youngstown Road Runners Club and Marathon Maniacs Club. He has completed 56 marathons and is a five-time qualifier for the Boston Marathon. Michael has also been selected to the Campbell Memorial High School Alumni Hall of Fame.


Ohio, 1995


University of Akron School of Law, Akron, Ohio, J.D. - 1995
Youngstown State University, B.A. - 1990 - Major: Economics


AV Peer Review Rated, Preeminent by Martindale Hubbel for 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019
The National Trial Lawyers, Civil Plaintiff - Top 100 Attorneys, 2016 & 2019
Rising Star, Ohio Super Lawyers, 2007


Mahoning County Bar Association


Perantinides & Nolan Co., LPA, Attorney, 2002 - 2012
Mahoning County Prosecutor, 2000 - 2001
Youngstown City Prosecutor, 1997 - 2000
Stark County Public Defender's Office, Attorney, 1996 - 1997