Barry Y. Freeman

Shareholder
Cleveland
1375 East Ninth Street
One Cleveland Center, 10th Floor
Cleveland, OH 44114
P 216.615.4850
F 216.623.0134
P 216.615.4850 | F 216.623.0134

Overview

Mr. Freeman represents employers of all sizes in litigation and administration matters, in addition to handles all aspects of labor and employment law, including discrimination, harassment and retaliation; wage and hour; unfair competition and trade secrets, employee benefits; traditional labor law; defamation; and workers’ compensation. 

Services

Education

  1. University of Michigan Law School, J.D.
  2. The University of Chicago, A.B., History

Credentials

Bar Admissions
  1. Ohio
  2. Michigan
  3. West Virginia
Court Admissions
  1. U.S. Court of Appeals, Sixth Circuit
  2. U.S. District Court, Northern District of Ohio
  3. U.S. District Court, Southern District of Ohio
  4. U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Michigan
  5. U.S. District Court, Southern District of West Virginia
Certifications
  • Certified as a Specialist for Labor and Employment Law by the Ohio State Bar Association

Recognitions

  • Selected as an "Ohio Super Lawyer" by Ohio Super Lawyers magazine (2011-2013, 2015-2020)
  • Selected as an "Ohio Super Lawyer - Rising Star" by Ohio Super Lawyers magazine (2005-2008)
  • AV® Preeminent™ rating from Martindale-Hubbell Law Directory

Affiliations

Professional Affiliations
  • Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association, Labor and Employment Law Section
  • Ohio State Bar Association, Labor and Employment Law Section
  • Michigan State Bar Association, Labor and Employment Law Section

Insights

Overview

Mr. Freeman represents employers of all sizes in litigation and administration matters, in addition to handles all aspects of labor and employment law, including discrimination, harassment and retaliation; wage and hour; unfair competition and trade secrets, employee benefits; traditional labor law; defamation; and workers’ compensation. 

Education

  1. University of Michigan Law School, J.D.
  2. The University of Chicago, A.B., History

Credentials

Bar Admissions
  1. Ohio
  2. Michigan
  3. West Virginia
Court Admissions
  1. U.S. Court of Appeals, Sixth Circuit
  2. U.S. District Court, Northern District of Ohio
  3. U.S. District Court, Southern District of Ohio
  4. U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Michigan
  5. U.S. District Court, Southern District of West Virginia
Certifications
  • Certified as a Specialist for Labor and Employment Law by the Ohio State Bar Association

Recognitions

  • Selected as an "Ohio Super Lawyer" by Ohio Super Lawyers magazine (2011-2013, 2015-2020)
  • Selected as an "Ohio Super Lawyer - Rising Star" by Ohio Super Lawyers magazine (2005-2008)
  • AV® Preeminent™ rating from Martindale-Hubbell Law Directory

Affiliations

Professional Affiliations
  • Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association, Labor and Employment Law Section
  • Ohio State Bar Association, Labor and Employment Law Section
  • Michigan State Bar Association, Labor and Employment Law Section