Creative, collaborative, and innovative legal solutions.




Sonkin • Koberna traces its roots in the Cleveland legal community to the early 1950s. Over the years, the firm has grown into a highly-respected, full-service law firm with a reputation for vigorously representing its diverse client base in a wide variety of legal matters.



Our Team

It starts with experience. Collectively, our lawyers have been successfully achieving our clients’ objectives for over 300 years. That adds up to literally thousands of cases and transactions. Helping our clients navigate through a complex and often confusing legal system, we know firsthand that when you have been there before, you know what to expect. And when you know what to expect, you get results.

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Practice Areas

Our practice strengths include commercial litigation, business/corporate law, real estate and construction law, personal injury and wrongful death, employment law, workers’ compensation and consumer protection litigation. In each of these areas, we strive to provide our clients with the highest and most effective level of representation, from the most sophisticated of transactions to the simplest of cases. We pride ourselves in “thinking outside of the box,” developing creative solutions to efficiently solve our clients’ problems and meet their goals. We are also willing to explore creative fee structures with our clients, helping to make the legal process more affordable.

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In 2006, Sonkin • Koberna opened its new offices on Enterprise Parkway in Beachwood, Ohio. From this location, we serve the entire Greater Cleveland area and its surrounding counties. We are proud members of the community we serve, and our attorneys regularly participate in volunteer and civic activities. We look forward to serving yet another generation of Cleveland businesses, families and individuals, as more and more clients come to discover Sonkin • Koberna’s dedication and commitment to obtaining favorable results.

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