Joseph J. Triscaro is the managing member of the law firm of Triscaro & Associates, Ltd.
After graduating from John Carroll University and Cleveland-Marshall College of Law, cum laude, Mr. Triscaro passed both the Ohio and Florida bar exams, and was admitted to practice law in both states the same year. While attending law school Mr. Triscaro earned the Spangenberg Trial Practice Award, and CALI Excellence for the Future Award in trial advocacy.
Joseph J. Triscaro has a general legal practice background with particular emphasis in matters involving complex litigation, catastrophic injury, medical malpractice and wrongful death.
During his legal career he also has experience in representing real estate developers in big box real estate transactions, has worked in a county prosecutor's office, and has worked in the investment field.
Mr. Triscaro is an experienced trial lawyer, and primarily handles complex litigation. He has brought to trial personal injury cases, medical malpractice matters, criminal cases, probate matters, intellectual property disputes, divorce and custody actions. Mr. Triscaro has also successfully appealed cases to the 7th, 8th and 11th district courts in the State of Ohio. He has also prevailed on appeal in the 6th Circuit Court of Appeals (federal court with appellate jurisdiction over the district courts in Ohio, Kentucky, Michigan and Tennessee). Moreover, he has engaged in numerous filings and argument before the Ohio Supreme Court.
Recognition and Awards
From 2015 - 2017, Mr. Triscaro was selected to the Ohio Rising Stars list by Super Lawyers. Each year, no more than 2.5 percent of the lawyers in Ohio are selected by the research team at Super Lawyers to receive this honor. Super Lawyers, a Thomson Reuters business, is a rating service of outstanding lawyers who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. The annual selections are made using a patented multiphase process that includes a statewide survey of lawyers, an independent research evaluation of candidates and peer reviews by practice area. The result is a credible, comprehensive and diverse listing of exceptional attorneys.
Mr. Triscaro has also been recognized as one of the top 100 trial lawyers in Ohio by The National Trial Lawyers. The National Trial Lawyers: Top 100 is an invitation-only organization composed of the premier trial lawyers from each state who meet stringent qualifications as civil plaintiff trial lawyers. Selection is based on a thorough multi-phase objective and uniformly applied process which includes peer nominations combined with third-party research. Membership is extended only to the select few of the most qualified attorneys from each state who demonstrate superior qualifications of leadership, reputation, influence, stature and public profile measured by objective and uniformly applied standards in compliance with state bar and national Rule 4-7.
Also in 2015 and 2016, Mr. Triscaro, was recognized:
- By Rue Ratings's Best Attorneys of America as one of the top 100 attorneys in Ohio.
- By The American Academy of Trial Attorneys as one of the Premier 100 Trial Attorneys for Ohio.
- By the American Society of Legal Advocates as one of the Top 40 Lawyers Under 40 in Ohio.
Mr. Triscaro also has an excellent rating through Avvo.
Mr. Triscaro resides in Chagrin Falls, Ohio, and is married with two sons and step-daughter. He has previously held football and wrestling coaching positions for local middle and high schools.
Mr. Triscaro is a good standing member of the Ohio and Florida bars, and has been admitted to practice in the federal courts for the Northern and Southern Districts of Ohio, and the Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals.
Ohio Supreme Court Experience
Mr. Triscaro recently argued 2 civil cases before the Ohio Supreme Court within the same year. Those arguments can be found below.