Skilled Columbus Trial Lawyer Serving Central Ohio

Attorney Mike Gertner has dedicated his career to the representation and recovery of compensation for those who need it most. His clients primarily include those who have been denied Social Security Disability Insurance benefits (SSDI) as well as individuals involved in probate litigation to recover inheritances that were stolen from them through misconduct. We also represent those with serious personal injury claims and those in need of a strong criminal defense.

As our representative cases demonstrate, we have the experience and proven track record needed to protect your rights and interests in state or federal court. To learn more, contact us to discuss your case in a free initial consultation.

Mike's passion in protecting the rights of the poor and disabled has always been a hallmark of his career. As a legislative assistant for Senator William Saxbe, he was specifically thanked by Senator Jacob Javits for his contributions in helping to develop the Blacklung Safety Bill (Pneumoconiosis). He has been praised by a former law clerk for his "healthy skepticism of law enforcement agencies" and the protection of "individuals' civil liberties" in an Ohio State Law Journal publication as well. See: Peter Georgiton, The FBI's Carnivore: How Federal Agents May Be Viewing Your Personal E-Mail and Why There is Nothing You Can Do About It, 62 Ohio St. L.J. 1831 (2001)

A Reputation For Experienced, Client-Focused Representation

Mike's experience, integrity and personal commitment to bettering his clients' lives have earned him the respect of many within Central Ohio and the surrounding areas. His accolades include:

  • An AV Preeminent* rating for both peer and client reviews from Martindale-Hubbell, the highest recognition possible in the legal industry for professionalism and ethics
  • Recognition as one of the Top Lawyers in Central Ohio
  • Being listed in Best Lawyers in America
  • An A+ rating from the Better Business Bureau
  • A Martindale-Hubbell Client Distinction Award

Mike makes a point of conducting face-to-face interviews with each client. He also offers straightforward counsel aimed at helping you make sound decisions so you can get back on track with your life.

Get Started On Your Case Today

We fully appreciate that a website can only tell you so much about our practice. We invite you to contact our firm in Columbus by calling 614-254-5445 or 800-852-0207 toll free to talk with a skilled trial lawyer who will personally interview you about your case.

*AV Preeminent and BV Distinguished are certification marks of Reed Elsevier Properties Inc., used in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies. Martindale-Hubbell is the facilitator of a peer review rating process. Ratings reflect the confidential opinions of members of the Bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell ratings fall into two categories - legal ability and general ethical standards.