Casey McElfresh
Partner

200 Public Square
Suite 2800
Cleveland, Ohio 44114

Casey McElfresh focuses his practice in the firm’s litigation area. His experience includes fiduciary litigation, including defending clients in ERISA, employment benefits coverage, professional malpractice and property-rights disputes, and representing clients in contract disputes. He has represented clients across a broad spectrum of industries, including the insurance industry, telecommunications industry, mining and natural resources industry, and within the legal profession.

Professional History

  • Partner, Hahn Loeser & Parks LLP, 2020-present: Associate, 2011-2019
  • Summer Law Clerk, Ohio Attorney General’s Office, 2009
  • Research Assistant to Professor Stephen Gard, Cleveland State University, 2009
  • Intern, Office of Congressman Tim Ryan, 2007
  • Consultant, Center for the Study of Elections and Democracy, Brigham Young University, 2006-2007

Credentials

Education

Cleveland State University Cleveland-Marshall College of Law, J.D., 2011

Honors & Activities: Moot Court; Associate Member, 2009-10; Cleveland State Law Review, Editor-in-Chief, 2010-11, Associate, 2009-10; Dean’s Scholarship; Dean’s List; CALI High A Award in ERISA

 

Kent State University, B.A., summa cum laude, 2008

Honors & Activities: Honors Program Scholar; Washington Program in National Issues; Trustee’s Scholarship

Community Involvement

American Bar Association, Young Lawyer’s Division, Member

 

Irish-American Law Society of Cleveland, Member

Awards & Distinctions

Rising Star, Ohio Super Lawyers®, Business Litigation, 2017-21

Bar Admissions

State of Ohio, 2011

 

U.S. District Court Northern District of Ohio, 2013