Our Attorneys

Sean R. Alto

Partner

seana@cooperelliott.com

Sean Alto works with clients who have suffered life-altering harm. His practice focuses on wrongful death, serious injury, legal malpractice, and product liability cases.

  • Presenter at the Columbus Bar Association and the Ohio Association for Justice Annual Convention
  • Helped more than 100 clients navigate complex legal issues
  • Chaired the Columbus Bar Association Common Pleas Court Committee for several years
  • 2nd degree black belt in Kuk Sool Won
  • Co-Chair American Association for Justice COVID-19 Business Interruption Litigation Task Force
  • Appointed to the Ohio Supreme Court Civil Justice Program Fund Application Review Committee in 2020 and 2022

Sean's Mission

Good, honest people get hurt by those who are careless or greedy. For me, it’s the moment when I am able to help clients achieve peace of mind after they’ve endured such a hardship—that’s why I do what I do.

Representative Verdicts and Settlements

Ohio $1.25M Settlement

for the family of a young man who was killed when sporting goods store illegally sold a firearm

Ohio Confidential Settlement

for brain injury sustained while in a rideshare vehicle

Ohio Confidential Settlement

for woman who was sexually assaulted at a fraternity.

Ohio 7-figure confidential Settlement

for the death of a young man due to fraternity hazing

Ohio Confidential Settlement

for family injured in a crash involving a tractor-trailer

Ohio Confidential Settlement

for man injured while driving a motorcycle

Ohio Confidential Settlement

for medical negligence related to botched surgery leading to amputation

Ohio $267,000 Settlement

for catastrophic injuries related to botulism outbreak

Ohio $635,000 Settlement

for young girl injured at a daycare facility by improperly secured hardware.

Alabama Confidential Settlement

for serious injuries sustained during fraternity hazing

*The outcome of any client’s case will depend on the particular legal and factual circumstances of the case.

Bar Admissions

  • Ohio
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of Ohio
  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of Ohio

Professional Memberships

  • Ohio State Bar Association
  • Columbus Bar Association
  • Ohio Association for Justice
  • American Association for Justice

Education

  • The Ohio State University
  • Capital University Law School

Ready to talk?

  • 614.481.6000
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