Medina Civil Litigation Lawyer

When legal issues arise & the courtroom is unavoidable, be prepared with high-impact representation.

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(330) 446-3606
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Wesley Buchanan
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Wesley is regarded as one of the fiercest defense attorneys in Northeast Ohio.

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Why Choose Erb Legal?

Erb Legal handles the most complex civil matters in the area, from business disputes to personal injury claims. No matter the issue, civil cases in Medina, Ohio, can be stressful. But with our trial record and success rate, let us guide you, represent you at trial if necessary, and fight for you every step of the way.

We Go After The Best Results

Most civil cases don’t go to trial. Court dates usually come when parties refuse to negotiate in good faith. We’ll push for what’s fair without this added hassle. But if litigation is necessary, we don’t back down from a fight.

We’re Experienced Trial Lawyers

Sometimes going to court is the right move. And when it’s time, we’ll put our trial experience to work. Attorney Wesley Buchanan is no stranger to the courtroom and will demand everything you deserve.

Your Financial & Best Interests Come First

Whether it is a defamation claim, contract negotiation, or personal injury case, we handle your civil case with a clear understanding of your financial situation and what you need to achieve. When you can do better, we’ll explain how.

former client
5 stars

Mr. Buchanan is a top-shelf attorney!

Easy-going attitude, fantastic legal mind, and his in-depth legal knowledge is second to none!"

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Cases We Handle

Stay Firm & Get Results

Are you facing a difficult civil matter in Medina, Ohio? It’s important to remain level-headed and seek advice from a capable attorney who is 100% committed to you.

Property Disputes

Foreclosure Defense


Defamation Claims

Business Litigation

Insurance Litigation

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our awards


Martindale-Hubbell – Preeminent The AV Preeminent® (their highest standard) is given to attorneys ranked at the utmost level of professional excellence for their expertise, communication skills, and ethical standards.

American Institute of Family Law Attorneys – 10 Best A prestigious honor from The American Institute of Legal Counsel recognizing unparalleled success in the practice of family law for the benefit of their clients.

National Academy of Family Law Attorneys – Nation’s Premier NAFLA’s highest award, acknowledges the best family law attorneys in each state. Bases on their extraordinary knowledge, skill, experience, expertise, and success.

Avvo’s highest possible designation, attorney Tom Erb Jr provides a snapshot of his skill and insight into his extensive legal background.

As an Elite Lawyer, Thomas Erb Jr has demonstrated a high degree of skill and success in his divorce and family law career, and is active in the community.

The Ohio State Bar Association recognizes an attorney's extraordinary achievements and contribution to the Ohio legal community.

Membership in CACJ includes attorneys and professionals in California and other states with the shared mission of defending people’s rights.

Twice Named to the Top 100

The National Trial Lawyers: Top 100 is invitation-only, made up of the premier trial lawyers from each state.

The Ohio Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers is the premier professional association for Ohio defense attorneys.

Avvo is the largest and most popular online legal directory online and prides itself on providing detailed information on lawyers and legal issues.


Client Champions are an elite group of attorneys who have received exceptional reviews from the people that know them best, their clients.


Each year, less than 2.5% of lawyers in each state make the Rising Stars list, recognizing lawyers under the age of 40 who stand out in professional achievement and peer recognition.


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Our Civil Trial Lawyers Get Results

Good litigators get what the client needs – in & out of the courtroom.

Many people go into civil matters unsure whether they need a lawyer. They wonder if they can handle the issue themselves. Can they negotiate their insurance claim after a car accident? Can they demand damages for a breach of contract?

Time and time again, people underestimate the benefits of hiring a civil attorney. Don’t make that mistake or sacrifice what you’re entitled to. Call Erb Legal to learn how we can help.

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Civil Litigation Resources & Help Center

Medina Civil Courts

Civil Court Fees & Forms

Appearing in a Medina Civil Court

Civil Court Outcomes

Other Options: Mediation in Medina

former client
5 stars

Absolutely pleased beyond words... the level of professionalism and outcome of Erb Legal."

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Your Civil Litigation Questions Answered

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Erb Legal is the complete package for high-caliber civil law representation in the Medina, Brunswick, and Wayne County region.