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With more than 25 years of combined experience, Attorney Joe Lanter and Attorney Lisa Dormann have provided top-level legal representation and advocacy in numerous courts in Ohio and Missouri.  Joe and Lisa are skilled litigators, but also each also recognizes the importance of alternative dispute resolution and can assist with settlement through negotiation, mediation, or other collaborative processes.


Located in the heart of Downtown Lakewood, Lanter Legal offers a range of services for clients across Northeast Ohio.  If you are facing a change in your family such as divorce or dissolution, are at the forefront of a custody dispute, want to start a small business, or want to set up your estate plan Lanter Legal will help.


Lanter Legal handles cases on a variety of payment platforms (including hourly and flat fee) and We are happy to discuss the growing trend of "Unbundled" or limited scope representation.  For more information, contact the office for a consultation.





As we continue to adapt to the COVID-19 Coronavirus pandemic, please see the below update regarding our current operations.


We have been working diligently to ensure a safe environment at Lanter Legal, and we are committed to the safety of our clients and staff.  We will respect that and engage in proper social distancing and we will wear/require masks as necessary.  We have a handwashing station and hand sanitizer available.


Additionally, we are able to conduct most of our business over videoconference, teleconference, or email, and we encourage the use of those technologies when able.


Everyone feels the effects of this pandemic in different ways, and Lanter Legal is prepared to help navigate these uncharted waters.  Our thoughts are with everyone impacted by this pandemic, and we wish for everyone to remain health and safe as we work through these challenging times.  We are all in this together, and we will get through it together.



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