Gary is honored to be included in the publications, The Best Lawyers in America, 2008 and 2009 editions and Ohio Super Lawyers 2009 edition. He was inducted as a Fellow in the American College of Trial Lawyers, in 2007, which is as high honor limited to one percent of the lawyers in any state, based upon trial skill and ethics. He has been selected to The American Trial Lawyers Association Top 100 Trial Lawyers for 2007-2009. He was awarded an "AV" rating by Martindale-Hubbell since 2006, which is its highest rating in legal ability and ethical standards.
Gary W. Osborne was born in Toledo, OH in 1950 and has lived there most of his life. He received a BA from the Ohio State University in 1972. He graduated from the University of Toledo College of Law with a J.D. in 1975. He was admitted to the Ohio Bar on November 7, 1975 and Federal Court practice that same year. He was admitted to the Idaho State Bar in 1976, and worked for Idaho State Attorney General Human Rights Commission Division two years. He was admitted to the Virginia State Bar in 1979.
Gary has practiced law in Toledo since 1981, when he began his own practice. He began representing victims of medical malpractice in 1983, and he began limiting his practice almost exclusively to medical malpractice cases in the early 1990s. He is strongly committed to obtaining justice for his clients, while improving medical and nursing home care for all.
He now limits his practice to medical malpractice and nursing home litigation, as well as wrongful death claims. He is a member of the American Association for Justice, the Ohio Association for Justice and the Toledo Area Trial Lawyers Association. He has written and lectured to other lawyers on medical malpractice and trial practice topics. He is a member of The Million Dollar Advocates Forum.
Areas of Practice: Medical Malpractice Nursing Home Litigation Wrongful Death
Litigation Percentage: 90% of Practice Devoted to Litigation
Bar Admissions: Ohio, 1975 Virginia, 1979 Idaho, 1976
Education: University of Toledo College of Law, Toledo, Ohio, 1975 J.D Ohio State University, 1972 B.A Honors and Awards: The Best Lawyers in America, 2008 - Present Fellow, American College of Trial Lawyers, 2007 - Present AV Rating by Martindale Hubbell, 2006 - Present American Trial Lawyers Association Top 100 Trial Lawyers, 2007-2009 Ohio Super Lawyers, 2009 - Present
Professional Associations and Memberships: American Association for Justice Member Ohio Association for Justice Member Toledo Area Trial Lawyers Association Member The Million Dollar Advocates Forum Member