Robert L. Bridges

Robert L. Bridges
  • Biography


    Since 1989, Robert L. Bridges has been a partner at Cannizzaro, Bridges, Jillisky & Streng, LLC. His practice areas are divided into 90% Ohio workers’ compensation and 10% labor law. Attorney Bridges is passionate about protecting the rights of employees. He prepares each case thoroughly and devotes tremendous amounts of time and energy in case investigation and in getting to know the client. He was even named Workers Compensation Claimant Lawyer of the Year in 2013-2014. This is just one of the many awards and recognitions Attorney Bridges has received for his pursuit of excellence in the legal field.

  • Education


    Attorney Bridges graduated cum laude from Wittenberg University in 1976. In 1979, he obtained his J.D. from Capital Law School and graduated cum laude. During this time he was also inducted into the Order of the Coif. The Order of the Coif is a national legal society which recognizes exceptional academic achievement. From 1979 to 1989, Attorney Bridges was a Partner at Ward, Kaps, Bainbridge, Maurer and Melvin.

  • Awards & Recognitions

    Awards & Recognitions

    • Workers Compensation Claimant Lawyer of the Year in 2013-2014
    • 25th Anniversary Edition of "The Best Lawyers of America", 2008 - 2010
    • Ohio Super Lawyer in the Area of Workers' Compensation, 2008 - 2017
  • Professional Memberships

    Professional Memberships

    • Ohio State Bar, 1979
    • Columbus Bar Association, Member, 1979 - 2008
    • Union County Bar Association, Member and Past President, 1979 - 2016
    • Central Ohio Association for Justice, Member
    • U.S. District Court Northern District of Ohio, 1979
    • U.S. District Court Southern District of Ohio, 1979
    • U.S. Supreme Court, 1996