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Brian A. Bash


Current Position

Cleveland, OH 44114-1214

Class: XXXI (2020)Circuit: Sixth


Tulane University, B.A. (1967-1971)
Tulane University School of Law, J.D. (1972-1975)

Professional Career

Vice President Office of Counsel, Cleveland Trust Co. (1976-1981)
Partner, Weltman Weinberg (1981-1983)
Partner, Kahn Kleinman (1983-1996)
Partner, Baker & Hostetler LLP (1996-Present)


Friar's Club, Member (2012-Present)
The Gathering Place, Board of Directors (2006-2012)
Leadership Cleveland, Member (2009-Present)
Court of Nisi Prius, Member (2005-Present)
Cuyahoga County Common Pleas Court, Grand Jury Foreman (2007)
Hunting Valley Open Spaces Committee, Member (2014-Present)
National Association of Bankruptcy Trustees, Member (1985-Present)
National Association of Bankruptcy Trustees, Editorial Board of American Bankruptcy Trustee Journal (2016-Present)
Fellows of American Bar Foundation, Fellow (2016-Present)
New York Bar Foundation, Inaugural Member of Young Lawyers Friends of the Foundation (2015)
United States District Court Northern District of Ohio, Alternative Dispute Resolution Federal Court (2000-Present)


Banking Law Matthew Bender Volume 7, 8 and 8A Consumer Credit 1981 Co-Author


City of Cleveland, Resolution No. 358-95 - March 1, 1995 Commemorated as Brian Bash Day (February 27, 1991)
Best Lawyers in America, (2006-Present)
Super Lawyers, (2006-Present)