David A. Myers

David A. Myers is an “of counsel” of the firm, and has been practicing law in northern Ohio for more than 30 years.  He has been a Certified Elder Law Attorney* for nearly 20 years, and is one of fewer than 25 Ohio lawyers holding that certification. 

Dave graduated from John Carroll University, A.B., magna cum laude, in 1970 and received his law degree from Catholic University of America in 1973.  He is licensed to practice in Ohio, and before the United States Supreme Court, and is also accredited by the Department of Veterans Affairs to help individuals with VA benefits.

Dave has been selected for inclusion in Ohio Super Lawyers multiple times, in Best Lawyers in America annually since 2006, and he holds the highest rating in legal ability and ethical standards (AV) by Martindale-Hubbell.   He is a member of the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys, the Lorain County Bar Association (Probate and Trust Section), the Ohio State Bar Association (Elder Law Committee; Estate Planning, Trust and Probate Section), the Alzheimer’s Association, and the Lorain County Coalition on Elder Abuse.

Dave’s professional and civic activities have always been devoted to individuals who face special obstacles or challenges.  During his career he has served on the Boards of Trustees of the Lorain County Office on Aging, the Western Reserve Area Agency on Aging, Lorain County Children Services, and the Lorain County Urban League.  Currently, he devotes time to the Lorain County Voluntary Guardianship Program.

Dave is married, lives in Elyria, and has two daughters.  He frequently addresses professional and community groups on topics related to disability and elder law.

*Certification by the National Elder Law Foundation; approved by the Ohio Commission on Certification of Attorneys as Specialists.