Shannon Polk represents clients in litigation and contract negotiations. Shannon has been trusted by a long list of professional athletes, Fortune 500 executives, large corporations, and multi-million dollar public entities to represent their interests in high-stakes legal disputes. As a compliment to his traditional law practice, Shannon also is a certified NFL player agent.
Shannon also has successfully tried multiple cases to juries and has obtained numerous multi-million dollar results on behalf of his clients, including achieving what was identified as the largest single plaintiff employment verdict in Ohio history ($46 Million against Republic Services and related parties).
Shannon was listed in the 2012 through 2017 editions of the Best Lawyers in America® published by Best Lawyers® in conjunction with U.S. News Media Group. He also has been repeatedly selected for inclusion in Ohio Super Lawyers® for his work in the field of labor and employment law, and he also was recently honored with a listing in the 2014 issue of Ohio Super Lawyers: Business Edition.
As well, in 2009, Shannon was featured in Inside Business magazine as one of 15 Northeast Ohio lawyers, under the age of 40, who are making a difference in their firms and communities.