Addressing my clients’ problems creatively, thoughtfully, and meticulously is an important element of my litigation approach. Whether through a quality piece of legal writing or a persuasive oral argument, I enjoy the intellectual exercise required to engage my opponents on the relevant issues in each matter.
Kevin Buryanek assists financial services companies in various litigated matters, primarily related to charges brought under consumer protection statutes. His clients include mortgage servicing and auto finance companies, bank and non-bank lenders, and others in state and federal courts. In particular, he advises clients related to the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (FDCPA), Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA), Ohio Consumer Sales Practices Act and other state UDAAP (Unfair, Deceptive, or Abusive Acts or Practices) laws, and related statutes.
With a background in labor and employment litigation, Kevin has achieved success for his clients in bench trial and appellate contexts. Prior to full time private practice, he clerked with the American Civil Liberties Union of Ohio as well as the Cuyahoga County Prosecutor’s Office. During law school, he garnered recognition as a best oral advocate at a regional ABA moot court competition. He also interned with CBS News to cover the 2016 Republican National Committee.
Kevin prides himself on his writing and oral advocacy and believes strongly in developing a rapport with his clients as well as opposing counsel. He brings his easygoing personality to his practice, but takes the responsibility of advocating for his clients very seriously.