Professional Profile

Rick Ferrara

Rick L. Ferrara Attorney at Law

Dedicated to both litigation and contracts, Mr. Ferrara has a track record of winning serious cases, having been distinguished multiple times in Northeast Ohio.

Super Lawyers

SuperLawyers selectee three times over, including 2014, 2017 & 2018.

“Top 19” Attorneys in Cleveland

Listed as one of the 19 best criminal defense attorneys in Cleveland by Expertise.com

Top Attorney by Cleveland Magazine

Cleveland Magazine Top Attorney, Rising Star selectee in 2017.

AppealCleveland.com Founder

Founder of AppealCleveland.com listing site, listing attorneys dedicated to appellate services.

  • Cleveland-Marshall College of Law, Cleveland State University
    • Juris Doctor, 2009
    • Moot Court (2007-2009):
      • Best Orator, Moot Court Night 2008
      • Member, Nationals Competition Team (Fall, 2008)
      • Member, ABA Competition Team (Spring, 2008)
      • Member, Board of Governors, Alumni Relations (2008-2009)
    • The Gavel, Co-Editor in Chief (2008-2009)
    • Student Bar Association, Senator (2007-2008)
    • Justinian Forum, President (2007-2009)
    • Federalist Society, Vice President (2007-2008)
    • Criminal Law Society, Member (2007-2008)
  • John Carroll University – University Heights, Ohio:
    • Completed graduate courses in Communications Management, 2003-2004
  • Marquette University – Milwaukee, Wisconsin:
    • Bachelor of Arts in History (major), English (minor), 2001
Cleveland Marshall College of Law