Domestic Relations; Private Client; Commercial Litigation
Carl represents clients in a variety of family law matters, including dissolution of marriage, divorce, custody and premarital agreements. Most of his litigation matters are in Cuyahoga, Lake, Geauga, Lorain and Summit Counties.
Carl's experience includes complex business valuation issues, treatment of qualified and non-qualified retirement plan benefits, analysis of complex executive compensation arrangements, analysis of spousal and child support claims, analysis of marital and separate property claims, and tax considerations involved in the division and disbursement of marital and separate property. He is certified by the Ohio State Bar Association as a Family Relations Law Specialist.
Carl received his undergraduate degree from Oberlin College and his law degree from the University of Wisconsin, graduating cum laude. He has been a Fellow of the prestigious American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers (AAML) since 1996. He is a past president of the Ohio Chapter, and was formerly the Ohio Chapter delegate to the Board of Governors of the AAML. Carl hosted a national matrimonial law arbitration training in Cleveland and successfully completed the AAML Matrimonial Arbitration Training Institute in January of 2006.
American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers; Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association; Ohio State Bar Association