Disaster is best evaluated through calm, careful consideration and reflection; and best addressed with calculated, thorough preparation and zealous representation.





Charles V. Longo, Co., LPA was founded in 1988 and has continually been directed and managed by founder, Charles V. Longo.  This diversified firm focuses on civil litigation matters which include catastrophic and significant personal injury and medical malpractice claims, and has directed a wide array of complex cases involving commercial and business disputes, professional negligence, contract negotiations, insurance coverage disputes, and product liability claims.  The firm is also associated with attorneys who have vast experience in Estate Planning, Probate, Workers’ Compensation, and Social Security/Disability matters.


The attorneys at the firm, along with those associated with the firm, possess many years of experience, excellent academic credentials, and maintain the highest ethical standards.  Mr. Longo has been a longstanding “AV Rated” attorney by Martindale-Hubbell, the most highly recognized international peer review rating agency.  An “AV” rating is the highest rating available for legal ability and ethical standards based on legal knowledge, analytical capabilities, judgment, communications ability, and legal experience.


The firm has successfully litigated cases in numerous state and federal courts, including: trial and appellate courts throughout the State of Ohio; the United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit; United Stated District Court, Northern District of Ohio; United Stated District Court, Southern District of Ohio; United Stated District Court, Western District of Pennsylvania; trial courts in the State of Florida; and trial, appellate, and the Supreme Court of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.


The firm protects and represents the interest of its clients in an appropriate, zealous manner while providing sound advice in resolving the client’s problem.  The attorneys and support staff research and prepare the cases in an effort to know the facts and law better than the opposition.  The firm recognizes that the key to a successful lawsuit or trial is experience and preparation.  Our dedication to preparation, knowledge of the law, and most importantly, respect for the persons and families we represent, are the pillars of the firm.