Edward R. Forman

Edward R. Forman

Edward R. Forman


Since he began his practice in 2003, Ed Forman has devoted his career to representing individuals in employment and civil rights litigation. His practice areas include discrimination, retaliation, wrongful discharge, sexual harassment, police misconduct, First Amendment, criminal law and employment contracts.

Ed received his B.S. magna cum laude from The Ohio State University and his J.D. with honors from The Ohio State University College of Law. He has been elected by his peers to be included in Best Lawyers in America in the field of Civil Rights Law (2010-2023).  In 2022 he was named by Best Lawyers as the Civil Rights Lawyer of the Year for Columbus, Ohio.  Ed has also been selected as one of the Top 2 Civil Rights Attorneys in Columbus, Ohio by Columbus Business First Magazine, and as a Super Lawyer by Super Lawyers Magazine (2016-2023) in the field of Employment Law.

Professional Memberships include the Columbus Bar Association; National Employment Lawyers Association; Ohio Employment Lawyers Association; Columbus Employment Lawyers Association; Central Ohio Association for Justice; Ohio Association for Justice, and the American Society of Composers, Authors, and Publishers (“ASCAP”).

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