Attorney Robert Botnick was born and raised in Cleveland, Ohio, where he attended Orange High School in Pepper Pike. He earned his bachelor's degree from Miami University earn his law degree from Cleveland-Marshall College of Law at Cleveland State University.
Following his admission to the Ohio Bar in 2004, Mr. Botnick served as a Cuyahoga County prosecutor for seven years handling serious felony cases, including murder, rape, arson, drug trafficking, computer crimes, and theft-related offenses, among numerous other crimes. Mr. Botnick has tried over 65 felony trials in his career, including many that received special attention from local and national media outlets. In 2012, Mr. Botnick was admitted to practice law in the United States District Court, Northern District of Ohio.
Mr. Botnick is currently representing clients on felony and misdemeanor charges, OVI and traffic offenses, as well as delinquency matters. Mr. Botnick is married to his wife, Abby, and is the father of two children. He is an avid technology and craft beer enthusiast, enjoys listening to rock and jazz, and coaching little league baseball.