• Ohio, 1992


University of Toledo, J.D. cum laude, 1992

Miami University, B.S., 1988


“Like so often in sports, strategy is needed to resolve litigated matters.  That strategy may involve the courtroom, a mediator or can be solved between the parties.  I work with clients, using the best and most effective strategy for the situation.” 

Mark A. Shaw represents employers in workers' compensation, litigation and employment matters.  He has represented both private and public sector employers before state courts and at all administrative levels before the Industrial Commission.  Mr. Shaw has experience with construction businesses, health care companies, insurers, manufacturers and transportation and logistics companies.  Additionally, he has represented insurers in professional liability matters. 

A member of the Firm, Mr. Shaw is a frequent speaker and guest lecturer at seminars regarding workers' compensation and employment law topics.  Best Lawyers in America® lists Mr. Shaw in its publication under Workers’ Compensation Law – Employers.  



His practice covers the range of employment issues, including:

  • Appellate Practice
  • Disability Accommodation & Leaves of Absence
  • Discrimination & Harassment
  • ERISA and Benefit Litigation
  • Litigation & Trials
  • Training & Compliance
  • Workers' Compensation
  • Workplace Safety

Honors & Affiliations

Community/Professional Affiliations

Mr. Shaw is actively involved in the Ohio Chamber of Commerce Workers' Compensation Committee which monitors and recommends workers' compensation legislation in the General Assembly.

Honors & Awards

Best Lawyers Award Badge

Ohio Business Magazine's Ohio Leading Lawyers, 2024

Publications & News

Events & Speaking Engagements