Edward A. Proctor

Edward A. Proctor

Beachwood, Ohio

Ed Proctor is a Martindale-Hubbell AV-Rated Attorney, recognized for the highest level of competency and ethical standards in the legal industry. Ed brings almost two decades of experience as a litigator and trial attorney working across broad-based practice areas which include, but are not limited to, real estate law, insurance law, construction law and property damage, consumer fraud, probate and trust litigation, class action law, business and commercial litigation, professional liability, personal injury, and general corporate law. Ed's wide range of representation includes individuals, attorneys, insurance companies and other Fortune 500 and multi-national companies. Ed's cases routinely involve multiple hundreds of thousands of dollars or more. With a background in Accounting and a Master's Degree in Business Administration, Ed's special blend of business acumen and litigation experience makes him uniquely adept at structuring creative and practical resolutions for clients.

Areas of Practice

  • Insurance Law
  • Class Actions
  • Mass Torts
  • Consumer Protection
  • Business and Commercial Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Ohio
  • Supreme Court of Ohio
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Ohio
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Ohio
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 6th Circuit


  • Ohio State University Michael E. Moritz College of Law, Columbus, Ohio
    • J.D. - 1998
  • St. Ignatius High School, Cleveland, Ohio - 1987
  • John Carroll University
    • B.S.B.A - 1992
    • Major: Accounting
  • Baldwin Wallace University
    • M.B.A. - 1995


  • Lecturer for the National Business Institute (“NBI”)

Honors and Awards

  • Martindale-Hubbell AV-Rated Attorney

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Ohio State Bar Association
  • Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association
  • Ohio Land Title Association, Publications Committee, Former Co-Chair
  • Ohio Land Title Association, Education Committee, Member

Pro Bono Activities

  • The Legal Aid Society of Cleveland– Legal Advice Clinics and Attorney Services