Legal Team

Brian K. Brittain Attorney

Brian is a partner and one of the founders and Vice-President/Treasurer of Ross, Brittain & Schonberg. Brian oversees the firm’s workers’ compensation and OSHA practices. Primarily he supervises the management, defense and administration of workers’ compensation matters for over 1,400 of the firm’s clients. In addition, Brian is highly regarded in this field for his unique abilities in aiding both state-funded and self-insured companies to reduce overall workers’ compensation liabilities and expenditures.

Since the firm’s 1991 beginning, Brian has been a driving force behind the development of workers’ compensation group rating plans. He oversees all actuarial analyses for group projections and directs the claims administration for all new group members.

Brian regularly conducts seminars relating to OSHA workplace safety and workers’ compensation matters and has authored numerous articles relating to the current Ohio Workers’ Compensation statute and potential future changes.

Experience & Education

M.B.A.-Management and Labor Relations, Cleveland State University, 1986.
J.D., Case Western Reserve University School of Law, 1981.
B.A., Mount Union College, 1978, summa cum laude.
Ohio State Bar Association Certified Specialist of Worker's Compensation Law.
Member, Ohio Bar Association, labor law and workers' compensation sections.
Member, Cleveland Bar Association, workers' compensation section.
Member, Geauga County Bar Association.
Member, Self-Insurers' Group of Ohio.
Legal Counsel for Associated Builders & Contractors Safety Committee.

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