Stuart Garson

Garson Johnson LLC
101 West Prospect Avenue Midland Building, Suite 1600
Cleveland, OH 44115
(216) 830-1000

Stuart Garson is a founder and partner of Garson Johnson LLC. He received his Bachelor of Arts in 1971 from Ohio State University. Stuart went on to receive his Masters of Arts Degree in 1972, also from Ohio State University. He received his Juris Doctorate Degree from the Cleveland-Marshall College of Law in 1976. Stuart was admitted to the Ohio Bar in 1976 and the Florida Bar in 1977 and began the practice of law in 1976. He has received an AV rating from Martindale-Hubbell.

Stuart has served in numerous leadership positions in the legal and general community. He has chaired the workers' compensation section of the Ohio Academy of Trial Lawyers and has been recognized by the Ohio General Assembly for his civic and legal contributions.

Stuart has dedicated his entire professional career to protecting the rights of injured consumers through his involvement in many legal and civic organizations. He has served and currently serves on the board of directors of numerous organizations and has numerous professional and civic achievements.


Personal Injury
Car Accidents
Truck Accidents
Motorcycle Accidents
Motorcycle Insurance Coverage
Recreational Vehicle Accidents
Wrongful Death/Catastrophic Injury
Catastrophic Complex Litigation
Unsafe/Defective Products
Fire/Burn Accidents
Construction Accidents
Dog Bites
Nursing Home Abuse/ Neglect
Bed Sores/Decubitus Ulcers
Sexual Assault
Falls and Fractures
Physical and Emotional Abuse
Medication Errors
Medical Malpractice
Medical Negligence
Birth Injury
Pregnancy-Related Errors
Surgical Errors
Failure to Diagnose
Emergency Room Errors
Prescription Errors
Paramedical Issues
Workers' Compensation
One Accident- Multiple Claims
Types of Injuries
Types of Benefits
Older BWC Cases Have Value
Denied Workers Comp Claims
Occupational Diseases
Self Insured Employers
Workers Comp Death Claims
Industrial Commission Of Ohio Hearings
Business Litigation


Ohio, 1976
Florida, 1977
U.S. District Court Northern District of Ohio, 1976
U.S. Court of Appeals 6th Circuit, 1986
U.S. Supreme Court, 1986


Cleveland State University, Cleveland-Marshall College of Law, Cleveland, Ohio
J.D. - 1976
Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio
M.A. - 1972
Major: History and Education
Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio
B.A. - 1971
Honors: Dean's List


-Ohio Super Lawyer, 2006 - 2008
-Recipient of 5 Special Achievement Awards from the Ohio Academy of Trial Lawyers
-Inducted into the Workers' Compensation Hall of Fame of the Ohio Academy of Trial Lawyers, 2003
-Inducted into the Orange High School Hall of Fame, 2001
-Park Synagogue Centerite Award 2001
Recipient, Martindale-Hubbell: AV Rating