Michael Puterbaugh

Puterbaugh Law
4096 Holiday Street NW
Canton, OH 44718
(330) 575-1905

Michael R. Puterbaugh

Michael is a former assistant city (Canton) and assistant county (Stark) prosecutor.  He has tried over 100 criminal jury trials to verdict.  Death penalty certified, a former CJA Panel Member at the Federal level, Michael is also certified by the NFLPA as a Contract Advisor (Agent).

Practice Areas

  • Criminal Law


  • J.D., Case Western Reserve University School of Law
  • B.A., Mount Union College

Legal Affiliations

  • Ohio Supreme Court
  • United States District Court (Northern District of Ohio)
  • United States Court of Appeals (6th Circuit)
  • Ohio State Bar Association
  • Tuscarawas County Bar Association
  • Ohio Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (OACDL)
  • National Football League Players Association (NFLPA)
  • The National Trial Lawyers Top 100 Trial Lawyers (Criminal Law)
  • Death Penalty Certified