Firm Overview

John Alton is one of Ohio’s leading plaintiff personal injury and civil trial practice lawyers. He represents individuals and their families in personal injury and wrongful death cases resulting from motor vehicle negligence, medical malpractice, premises liability and construction accidents. His clients also include those economically harmed by legal malpractice or business disputes.

There are many lawyers practicing personal injury law. What sets John Alton apart from the rest?

  • Results
  • Expertise
  • Experience
  • Unwavering commitment, dedication, compassion and relentless drive to acquire fair and full compensation for his clients.

Throughout his career John Alton has fought against some of the largest and most powerful insurance companies, hospitals, manufacturers and political subdivisions in the country. They include State Farm, Allstate, Nationwide, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, OhioHealth, Harley Davidson and the State of Ohio. He has also been successful in holding them accountable for injuries and death that have occurred because of their actions.

John Alton has not only been recognized as an Ohio Super Lawyer in Personal Injury Plaintiff: Medical Malpractice, but is also Board Certified in Civil Trial Advocacy, a Fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers and an Associate of the American Board of Trial Advocates.

John Alton has lectured throughout Ohio on civil litigation issues and trial techniques. He has regularly shared trial skills and knowledge of substantive law with audiences of lawyers, law students, professional associations and medical groups. John Alton has also authored legal articles in bar publications and continuing legal education manuals.

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