Kristen L. Mayer

Of Counsel


Cleveland, OH

Kristen Mayer serves as Counsel at Bonezzi Switzer.  She is a seasoned trial and appellate lawyer.  Before joining Bonezzi, Kristen was a partner at Tucker Ellis, LLP where she was Chairman of the Legal Writing Committee.  Kristen specializes in complex brief writing and has served as National Liaison Counsel in several multi-district litigations, primarily in the areas of pharmaceutical drug and medical device litigation.  Kristen also has extensive experience in the areas of medical malpractice, labor and employment law, federal and state regulatory law, insurance coverage defense, and contract negotiation. She consistently delivers successful outcomes during times of crisis and uncertainty within the most challenging environments.

Areas Of Practice

Employment Law

General Liability

Medical Malpractice

Bar Admissions

Ohio State, Admitted 1991

United States Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit, Sixth Circuit, and Eighth Circuit

United States District Court, Northern District of Ohio

United States District Court, Southern District of Ohio

United States District Court, Southern District of West Virginia


Clarion University of Pennsylvania (B.A. 1987)

University of Pittsburgh School of Law (J.D. 1991)