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James W. Slater

James W. Slater

  • Legal Malpractice, Medical Malpractice, Nursing Home Abuse ...
  • Ohio
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Hello, my name is Jim Slater. Thank you for your interest in my law firm.

If you’re looking for a highly experienced team of lawyers and legal professionals who are focused on their clients, I can assure you that you’ve come to the right place.

Rick Zurz and I formed this law firm over 25 years ago. We each brought very unique experience and backgrounds to our firm for the benefit of our clients.

Our style of practicing law and the culture of our law firm is one that is based on intense preparation and careful planning in order to secure the outcome our clients expect. We are laser focused on the needs of our clients and aggressive in the pursuit of our clients’ cases.

Jim’s Education
Georgetown University Law Center, J.D. – 1969
University of Connecticut A.B. – 1966
Admitted, Ohio State Bar, 1970
Admitted, U.S. District Court Northern District of Ohio, 1970

Associations & Memberships
Akron Bar Association, Member
Ohio State Bar Association, Member
American Bar Association, Member
Ohio Association for Justice, Member
American Association for Justice, Member

Contact Information
Telephone: (330) 597-9213
Fax: (330) 762-3923

Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Supreme Court of Ohio Office of Attorney Services
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  • Free Consultation
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • Contingent Fees
Practice Areas
Legal Malpractice
Medical Malpractice
Birth Injury, Medical Misdiagnosis, Pharmacy Errors, Surgical Errors
Nursing Home Abuse
Personal Injury
Animal & Dog Bites, Brain Injury, Car Accidents, Construction Accidents, Motorcycle Accidents, Premises Liability, Truck Accidents, Wrongful Death
Products Liability
Drugs & Medical Devices, Motor Vehicle Defects, Toxic Torts
Criminal Law
Criminal Appeals, Drug Crimes, Expungement, Fraud, Gun Crimes, Internet Crimes, Sex Crimes, Theft, Violent Crimes
Probate Administration, Probate Litigation, Will Contests
Collaborative Law, Contested Divorce, Military Divorce, Property Division, Same Sex Divorce, Spousal Support & Alimony, Uncontested Divorce
  • English
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Akron Office
Columbus Office
Slater & Zurz
Contact & Map
Slater & Zurz LLP
4450 Belden Village St NW
Canton, OH 44720
Toll-Free: (888) 534-4850
Telephone: (330) 493-2679
Monday: 8 AM - 11 PM
Tuesday: 8 AM - 11 PM
Wednesday: 8 AM - 11 PM
Thursday: 8 AM - 11 PM
Friday: 8 AM - 11 PM
Saturday: Closed (Today)
Sunday: Closed
Slater & Zurz LLP
1 Cascade Plaza #2210
Akron, OH 44308
Telephone: (330) 762-0700
Slater & Zurz LLP
5005 Rockside Road
Independence, OH 44131
Toll-Free: (888) 534-4850
Telephone: (440) 972-0445
Monday: 8 AM - 11 PM
Tuesday: 8 AM - 11 PM
Wednesday: 8 AM - 11 PM
Thursday: 8 AM - 11 PM
Friday: 8 AM - 11 PM
Saturday: Closed (Today)
Sunday: Closed