Attorney Todd Brenner has over 20 years of litigation experience, serving his clients in Ohio and other jurisdictions. Todd has substantial experience in the areas of disability, ERISA, personal injury and business litigation. He is rated “AV-Preeminent” by Martindale-Hubbell and lawyers.com, which means his peers rank him at the highest level of professional excellence. Only those lawyers who are considered to possess the highest degree of legal ability and ethical standards achieve this honor. He also has earned a 5 star rating, the highest possible, on lawyers.com.
Todd has been named an “Ohio Top Lawyer” for eight consecutive years and "Top Rated Midwest Lawyer" by the National Law Journal in 2013 and 2017. In 2015, he was the recipient of the Client Distinction Award, which is given to less than 1% of eligible attorneys, in recognition of the quality of service Todd provides to his clients.
Todd has provided professional, experienced and vigilant representation in more than 500 cases involving life insurance and long-term disability claims. He also has substantial experience in personal injury cases, including those involving automobile accidents and wrongful death, and business litigation.
Many of the insurance cases Todd has handled have been governed by ERISA, the federal law that provides the framework for how insurance claims brought under employee benefit plans are decided. Todd has successfully litigated hundreds of ERISA disability and non-ERISA disability cases in Ohio and 14 other jurisdictions.
During the course of his career, Todd has secured many significant victories for his clients. In a case decided in 2013, Todd's efforts resulted in an award for his client exceeding $1,000,000. He has won over 100 cases on summary judgment, resulting in millions of dollars in savings to his clients, and has extensive experience in complex litigation, including class actions.
Todd’s clients have benefited from his aggressive and skillful representation. He is results-driven and he has delivered consistently excellent outcomes for his clients. Every case is handled with the personal attention his clients deserve, and Todd strives to accommodate the goals of each particular client.