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Brodie M. Butland

Cleveland
p +1 216.443.2571
f +1 216.443.9011
  • 950 Main Avenue
    Suite 500
    Cleveland, OH 44113

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Brodie is a partner in the firm’s Litigation Department, concentrating in antitrust law and complex commercial litigation including contract, trade secret and intellectual property matters. With trial experience in state and federal court, Brodie brings an ability to advise businesses on effective strategies in the drafting stage of agreements and contracts to help minimize possible litigation.

He has represented industries as diverse as aerospace, hospitality, insurance, food and beverage, and manufacturing, as well as governmental entities. He has presented numerous times on issues relating to business contract litigation and the rules of evidence. Brodie has also represented numerous small and large businesses in products liability matters, including asbestos, as well as personal injury, fair wage, and employment discrimination and wrongful discharge cases. He also has represented creditors in foreclosure, bankruptcy and collection actions.

As a member of Starting Strength Coaches' Association, Brodie provides legal guidance on issues covering personal and business liability in the fitness industry. He is a frequent contributor to the firm's antitrust podcast blog, Antitrust Law Source.

Prior to joining Porter Wright, Brodie clerked for The Honorable Sara Lioi, U.S. District Judge for the Northern District of Ohio, where he worked on a variety of cases involving commercial litigation, employment, labor, intellectual property and criminal matters.

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