Northeast Ohio Full-Service Law Firm

Practice Areas

  • Criminal Law
  • Expungements
  • Felonies
  • Misdemeanors
  • Drug Crimes
  • Family Law
  • Divorce
  • Child Custody
  • Child Support
  • Personal Injury
  • Wrongful Death
  • Automobile Accidents
  • Slip and Fall
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James W. Reardon and James P. Carrabine formed Carrabine & Reardon Co., LPA in November 2006. Prior thereto, Jim practiced with Jim Carrabine for 10 years at another law firm. Jim has dedicated his practice to litigating criminal law and family law matters.

Jim defends his clients against all levels of criminal charges focusing on misdemeanors, felonies and OVI (DUI) cases. Jim also pursues and handles family law cases including divorces, dissolutions, child custody, child support, etc.

Jim is a member of the Geauga County (President 2004), Lake County and Ohio State Bar Associations. Jim is also a member of the Ohio Association for Justice and the Ohio Academy of Criminal Defense Lawyers.

Born and raised in Cleveland, Ohio, Jim received his AB in Political Science from Miami (OH) University in 1989 and his J.D. from the Case Western Reserve University School of Law in 1992.


  • Case Western Reserve University Law School, Cleveland, Ohio
    • J.D. - 1992
  • Miami University
    • A.B. - 1989

Bar Admissions

  • Ohio, 1992
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Ohio, 1995

Professional Associations

  • Geauga County Bar Association, President, 2004
  • Lake County Bar Association, Member
  • Ohio State Bar Association, Member
  • Ohio Association for Justice, Member
  • Ohio Academy of Criminal Defense Lawyers