Daniel A. Baron

Dan A. Baron Esq.

Dan A. Baron is the founding member of Baron Law LLC focusing his practice to the areas of estate planning, business law, and elder law.   Dan was recently voted an Ohio Super Lawyer Rising Star, an award nominated by other competing attorneys and one that only five percent or less achieve.   Mr. Baron graduated with honors from Cleveland Marshall College of Law.  He holds a business degree from The University of Akron, cum laude, and is a member of the Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association, West Shore Bar Association, Akron Bar Association, Business Networking Institute, and American Bar Association.  Dan is also a member of the estate planning section at the Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association.

Dan teaches estate planning and elder law at several local colleges including Cuyahoga Community College, Lorain County Community College, and Baldwin Wallace.  Mr. Baron has helped the Cleveland, Ohio legal community by writing numerous articles on asset protection, trust options, elder law, medicaid planning, business law and more. Dan is a published author of several articles that have been published in the CMBA bar journal.  In addition he is the founder of Dollars & Sense Magazine and author of “What You Don’t Know Can Hurt You, Asset Protection for You and Your Heirs.”

Most important to Dan is his contributions to the Cleveland, Ohio community through speaking engagements, philanthropy, and community service. He currently holds a 5 star rating through Avvo and is well regarded in the northeast Ohio legal community.  To speak with Dan, contact Baron Law LLC at 216-573-3723.

Divorce Attorney Baron Law

Brittany A. Baron Esq., Of Counsel

Brittany A. Baron is an of counsel attorney at Baron Law LLC focusing her practice on domestic relations and family law.  This includes divorce, dissolution, child custody and support disputes, post-decree modifications of parental rights and responsibilities, and domestic violence.  These areas of practice have resulted in Brittany’s appearance in domestic relations and juvenile courts in multiple counties, including Cuyahoga, Lorain, Summit, Medina, Lake and Ashtabula.  In addition, Brittany has served as a Guardian ad Litem in Cuyahoga County Domestic Relations Court and has had experience handling Uniform Child Custody Jurisdiction and Enforcement Act (“UCCJEA”) cases and cases falling under the Uniform Interstate Family Support Act (“UIFSA”).  Brittany understands the sensitive nature of her area of practice in family law and ensures her clients are confident in their choice of legal representation.

Brittany received her Bachelor of Arts from Baldwin-Wallace College in 2011.  In 2015, she received her Juris Doctor from Cleveland-Marshall College of Law, Cleveland State University.  During law school, Brittany served as a judicial extern for the Eighth District Court of Appeals and worked as a law clerk at The Law Office of Kathleen M. Kirby, where she developed her passion for family law.  Before beginning her practice as a sole practitioner, Brittany worked as an associate with the law firm of Rosenthal Thurman, LLC, which also focuses its practice to the area of family law.  Brittany is a native of the Cleveland, Ohio area.

Baron Law Associate Attorney

Mike E. Benjamin Esq., Of Counsel

Mike is an attorney at Baron Law LLC who specializes in civil litigation, guardianships, estate planning, and probate law. Mike graduated from Cleveland-Marshall College of Law magna cum laude in 2015 and graduated from Arizona State University in 2012, summa cum laude, with a B.S. in criminology. Mike worked for the Lorain County Prosecutor’s office and clerked for the Honorable Tim McCormack of the Eight Appellate District. Previously, Mike was engaged in private practice in Westlake, focusing on advocating in federal court and primarily dealing with cases concerning complex civil litigation and immigration.  He is a member of the Westshore Bar Association, the Ohio State Bar Association, the Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association, and the Federal Bar Association for the Northern District of Ohio.  You can hear Mike every Saturday morning between 8a.m. and 9 a.m. on the radio program The Knowledge Gap on 1220 AM or 96.9 FM, where he hosts a regular guest segment about estate planning and current legal events and issues.

James Roosa Esq., Of Counsel

James Roosa focuses on business and commercial legal issues, advising clients regarding entity formation, business agreements, acquisition and sale of closely held businesses, contract review and drafting, real estate, intellectual property, licensing and regulatory matters.

Mr. Roosa earned a B.A. from  Oberlin College in 1980, an M.M. from Yale University in 1982, and his Juris Doctor degree from Case Western Reserve University in 1987, where he served on the board of the Law Review. He began his career practicing with Thompson, Hine and Flory for three years, followed by six years as Assistant General Counsel/ Assistant Secretary for American Greetings Corporation. In 2000, Mr. Roosa founded Roosa Co., LPA, in order to focus exclusively on the needs of emerging businesses and entrepreneurs.

In addition to his practice, Mr. Roosa teaches Corporations, and Agency and Partnership at the Cleveland Marshall College of Law.  Mr. Roosa serves on the United States District Court for the Northern District of Ohio Alternative Dispute Resolution Federal Court Panel,  is a court appointed mediator for the Cuyahoga County Court of Common Pleas, and is a member of the Corporation Law committee of the Ohio Bar Association.

Mr. Roosa is a past Trustee of the Legal Aid Society of Greater Cleveland, and current President of the Board of Trustees of the Cleveland Heights-University Heights Libraries.

Baron Law

Monica Williams,Esq. Of Counsel

Monica B. Williams is a probate and estate planning attorney with decades of experience.
Besides being extremely knowledgeable, Ms. Williams is efficient and compassionate. Her work is timely and cost effective. Before starting her own solo practice, Monica B. Williams Co, LPA, a dozen years ago, she served as inhouse counsel to a major Cleveland financial institution and also worked for law firms.
In more her 30+ years of practice, she has helped individuals plan so their assets go to their loved ones and helped others navigate the probate process.
Ms. Williams serves on the board of trustees for an area nonprofit. She has taught at her alma mater, Cleveland Marshall College of Law, and at a private university.

Law Assistant

Nicole Hamed, Paralegal

Nicole Hamed joined the Baron Law team in 2017, where she is the primary paralegal and client liaison.  As a Cleveland native, Nicole has worked in the legal community for over fifteen years.   Starting at a very young age, Nicole worked with workers’ compensation and social security litigation and has even helped start law firms from the ground up.   At Baron Law, LLC she concentrates her efforts on client management, drafting, and research. Prior to joining the firm, Mrs. Hamed was well-known in the Lakewood community for her volunteering and advancement of the civic community efforts of LakewoodAlive.  She currently is on the board of the Lakewood Early Childhood PTA and coordinates the Meet The Trucks Event.   When she is not helping clients in need, she enjoys woodworking, cooking, and yoga.   Nicole is an invaluable resource to the Baron Law team, and we are pleased to have her.

Amy Kalal