Barbara K. Roman
Firm:
Meyers, Roman, Friedberg & Lewis
Phone:216-831-0042 ext. 12
Address: 28601 Chagrin Boulevard, Suite 500
Cleveland, OH 44122

Membership: Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association (CMBA) (Immediate Past President, 2011-12); Cuyahoga County Bar and Cleveland Bar Associations (Former Member, Steering Committee); American, Ohio State and Ohio Women's Bar Associations.
University: The Ohio State University, B.A., 1971, Cleveland-Marshall College of Law, J.D., 1976
Admitted: 1977, Ohio; 1982, U.S. District Court, Northern District of Ohio; 1983, U.S. District Court, Southern District of Ohio
Biography: Experience • Focuses on divorce and family law including child custody, support and related business issues • Believes a resolution should be tailored to the individual needs, desires and personalities of the participants • Skilled, aggressive courtroom advocate • Helps clients through stressful litigation by keeping them informed and involved • Strong advocate for mediation to reduce clients' stress and costs • Frequent speaker on various domestic relations and family law topics including divorce, relocation and child custody issues Background • Certified Domestic Relations Mediator • Former Managing Attorney of a national legal service plan • Assistant Attorney General and Assistant Chief of the Consumer Protection Division; drafted Ohio consumer protection legislation • Over 32 years of experience in civil litigation, family law and estate planning • Named 2012 and 2013 Super Lawyer Memberships & Associations • Serves on Advisory Council on Diversity Initiatives, Ohio State Bar Association • Ex Officio Trustee, Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Foundation (CMBF) • Trustee of the former Cuyahoga County Bar Association and member of the Alternative Dispute Resolution Committee • Former Trustee of The Center for Principled Family Advocacy (CPFA) • Member of the CPFA's Cleveland Collaborative Practice Group and Mediation Practice Group • Founding member of the Cleveland Academy of Collaborative Professionals (CACP) • Serves on the Ursuline College Legal Advisory Board • Member of the National Association of Women Business Owners