Attorney Dean Valore

Dean Valore



With extensive experience as a federal prosecutor for the United States Department of Justice, Attorney Dean Valore is ranked among the top legal professionals in the nation. As an Assistant United States Attorney, Mr. Valore gained a wide range of trial experience in complex white collar crime and international crime. He is currently serving as a Magistrate for the South Euclid Municipal Court and an Adjunct Professor of Law at the Cleveland-Marshall College of Law at Cleveland State University where he teaches state and federal criminal procedure. Attorney Valore has also lectured internationally on criminal law and has lectured at the FBI Academy in Quantico, Virginia.

During his career as a prosecutor, Attorney Dean Valore tried over 75 cases before juries in state and federal court as first-chair counsel and handled dozens of bench trials. He also handled appeals in both state and federal courts in Ohio, and as a federal prosecutor, he attained a 100% conviction rate, never losing a trial.

Professional Experience

Assistant United States Attorney, United States Attorneys Office, Northern District Of Ohio 2007-2012
Director, Litigation Division, Valore & Cruse Co., LPA, Westlake, Ohio 2005-2007
Assistant Prosecuting Attorney, Cuyahoga County Prosecutors Office 2000-2005
Law Clerk, United States Attorneys Office, Northern District Of Ohio 1999


  • Ohio State Bar
  • United States District Court, Northern District Of Ohio
  • United States Court Of Appeals, Sixth Circuit


  • Cleveland Marshall College Of Law, J.D., 1999
  • Miami University, B.S. Finance, 1993

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