Sean has spent more than 15 years helping clients resolve disputes, mitigate risk and grow their businesses. In addition to litigating cases throughout the state and federal court systems, he serves as a mediator and represents clients in arbitrations, government investigations and administrative proceedings. He also counsels executives and organizations on regulatory compliance and has negotiated and drafted agreements of all kinds.
As a member of Shaker Heights City Council, Sean serves as Chair of the Finance Committee and the Human Relations Task Force, and as a Member of the Recreation Committee, the Sustainable Shaker Task Force and the Board of the Shaker Heights Development Corporation. He has organized and led public gatherings on topics that include sustainability and police-community relations. His collaborative approach to problem-solving helps build consensus among diverse groups.
Sean also advises pro bono clients on housing, consumer protection, immigration and arts-related matters. He serves on the Legal Aid Society of Cleveland’s Pro Bono Committee, is a team leader in the Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association’s 3-Rs program, volunteers as a youth sports coach and participates in the music ministry at St. Dominic Church.
“In my legal work and in my position on Shaker Heights City Council, my strength is working collaboratively with many different types of people to build consensus and resolve disputes.” – Sean P. Malone