Acton, Shawn M.

Ernst & Young Tower950 Main AvenueSuite 1300Cleveland, OH 44113


Updated: 06/20/2017



Office Info

Practice Areas

  • Asbestos Litigation
  • Worker's Compensation
  • Personal Injury
  • Products Liability
  • Toxic Torts
  • Wrongful Death

Current Employment Position(s)

  • Partner, since 2008

Year Joined Firm

  • 2000


Bar Admissions

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

Other Affiliations

  • Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association (Member)
  • Million Dollar Advocates Forum (Member)
  • Ohio Association for Justice (Member)


  • Selected for Inclusion in Super Lawyers Magazine, 2009 - 2017

Past Positions

  • Appellate Division of the Cuyahoga County, Ohio Prosecutor’s Office, Law Clerk


  • Cleveland State University, Cleveland-Marshall College of Law, Cleveland, Ohio, 2000
  • University of Dayton, Dayton, Ohio, 1997
  • Lake Catholic High School, 1993


Other Sources of Feedback About Shawn M. Acton

Included on the 2018Ohio list

Past Lists

  • 2017Ohio Super Lawyers list
  • 2016Ohio Super Lawyers list
  • 2015Ohio Super Lawyers list
  • 2014Ohio Super Lawyers list
  • 2013Ohio Super Lawyers list
  • 2012Ohio Super Lawyers list
  • 2011Ohio Super Lawyers list
  • 2010Ohio Super Lawyers list
  • 2009Ohio Super Lawyers list

View the profile for Shawn M. Acton on Super Lawyers


  • Selected for Inclusion in Super Lawyers Magazine, 2009 - 2017

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Office Information


Ernst & Young Tower950 Main AvenueSuite 1300Cleveland, OH 44113


  • 216-575-0799


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