Million-Dollar Results

Legal Malpractice and Sports Agent Malpractice Cases

Richard G. Johnson began his legal career 30 years ago. Since then, he has earned a highly respected reputation for his success in handling complex legal malpractice and sports agent malpractice cases in Cleveland and beyond. He earned the largest settlement in the history of the Major League Baseball Players Association Grievance Arbitration on behalf of a professional baseball player against his lawyers and sports agents. Mr. Johnson has also been named among the Top Trial Lawyers in America and selected to the Million and Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum, reflecting his outstanding track record of settlements and verdicts.

Practice Areas:

  • Legal Malpractice
  • College Athlete Right to Counsel Cases
  • Disqualifications
  • Fee Disputes
  • Judicial Ethics and Conduct
  • Legal Ethics and Professional Responsibility
  • Sanctions
  • Sports Agent Malpractice
  • UCC Articles 3 and 4 (Fiduciary Forged Check Issues)