CLEVELAND--(BUSINESS WIRE)--James A. Lowe, founder and partner at Lowe Eklund Wakefield Co., LPA, a Cleveland, Ohio-based law firm, received the Lifetime Achievement Award at the Ohio Association for Justice’s 2018 Annual Convention. Lowe was recognized for his lifetime of service and dedication to excellence in litigation, primarily on behalf of individuals catastrophically injured by dangerous and defective products.
Periodically, the Lifetime Achievement Award has been presented to a retiring Ohio Supreme Court Justice or to an individual whose life work has shown dedication to helping clients and fighting for justice while setting a high ethical and professional benchmark for others to follow. Award nominations are collected from more than 1,200 members of the Ohio Association for Justice.
“Being recognized by my colleagues is truly an honor for which I am both humbled and grateful,” says Lowe. “I have been truly fortunate to find a profession that I feel is a calling in which I can make a significant and lasting impact on behalf of people whose lives have been shattered.”
The Ohio Association for Justice is the only statewide association of attorneys whose mission is to preserve the constitutional rights and protect access to the civil justice system for all Ohioans through advocacy in the Courthouse, Statehouse and Bureau of Workers’ Compensation. The organization is devoted to strengthening the civil justice system so that deserving individuals can get justice and wrongdoers are held accountable. The Ohio Association for Justice’s Annual Convention is an annual two-day event where attorneys can earn up to half of their biennial CLE while networking and building connections with plaintiff's attorneys from around Ohio and all over the United States.
About James Lowe
Lowe is a nationally-recognized trial lawyer specializing in product liability, automobile product safety and other complex cases. He has been board certified in trial advocacy by the National Board of Trial Advocacy for more than 20 years. In addition to being recognized by The Best Lawyers in America for more than 25 years, James Lowe has been named a Fellow of the prestigious American College of Trial lawyers, the International Academy of Trial Lawyers and the International Society of Barristers, and has been recognized as an Alumnus of the Year by the Cleveland State University Cleveland-Marshall College of Law. He has been included in the top 100 lawyers in Ohio by SuperLawyers every year since its inception and in the Top 100 Trial Lawyers by the National Trial Lawyers Association.
About Lowe Eklund Wakefield Co., LPA
Since 1976, the award-winning trial attorneys at Lowe Eklund Wakefield Co., LPA have successfully represented people in the areas of motor vehicle accidents, automobile product safety, personal injury, nursing home and workplace safety, medical malpractice and birth injuries as well as families of victims of wrongful death. U.S. News & World Report named the firm to its “Best Law Firms” list (2010–2018) while partners Greg Scott and Ryan Fisher have also been honored annually as Ohio Super Lawyers and Best Lawyers in America.
For more information on Lowe Eklund Wakefield Co., LPA, please call 216-781-2600 or visit https://www.lewlaw.com/.