David Waxman
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  • University of Toledo College of Law (J.D., 1986)
  • The Ohio State University (B.A., 1982)


Bar Admissions
  • Ohio 1986
Court Admissions
  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Ohio


  • Martindale-Hubbell AV® Preeminent™ Peer Review Rated Lawyer  
  • Named a “Leading Lawyer” in Northeast Ohio’s Inside Business Magazine and Ohio Business Magazine, 2002 to date  
  • Ohio Super Lawyers (Real Estate: Business, Environmental, and Business/Corporate), 2017–2023 
  • The Best Lawyers in America® (Real Estate Law), 2020-2023



  • Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association’s Real Estate Law Section, Past Chair; Real Estate Law Institute Co-Chairman, 1997–1998  
  • American Bar Association; Section of Real Property, Trust and Estate Law; Section of Environment, Energy, and Resources  
  • National Association of Industrial and Office Properties  
  • Cleveland Leadership Center’s Civic Leadership Institute  
  • Ohio Petroleum Marketers and Convenience Store Association  


  • American Jewish Committee, Cleveland: Board Member, 2018–present  
  • South Euclid, Ohio, Zoning Board of Appeals, 1996; Ward Councilman, Chairman of Legislative Committee and Member, Planning and Zoning Committee, 1996–1999 

Outside the Office

David is passionate about playing and watching tennis. He loves music and attends concerts regularly: “There’s not much music I don’t like, but if somehow I was limited to only one more concert, I’d definitely want to see Zeppelin."