Julie A. DiBaggio, Esq.

  • At a Glance
  • Credentials
  • Affiliations
  • Publications & Presentations

Julie A. DiBaggio is an attorney in the Cleveland office of Weltman, Weinberg & Reis Co., LPA. As Chair of the Probate Recovery Group, she is dedicated to serving some of our country's largest companies and financial institutions in the collection of debt from the estates of deceased customers. She also practices in the Healthcare Collections Group, assisting with healthcare arbitrations. 

Ms. DiBaggio has been recognized for her professionalism and legal ability by the media with her inclusion in the list of Ohio Rising Stars by Ohio Super Lawyers (2010, 2013-15). She is a member of the Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association, was selected to the Advisory Council for the Cleveland YWCA, and holds a leadership position with the Greater Cleveland Friends of the Hunger Network.

Ms. DiBaggio earned her J.D. from Cleveland State University, Cleveland-Marshall College of Law, and her B.S. in finance from the University of Dayton. She is licensed to practice in Ohio.

Practice Areas:

Consumer Collections
Healthcare Collections
Probate Recovery

Honors & Distinctions:

Ohio Rising Stars (2010, 2013-15)

Bar Admissions:

Ohio (2004)


J.D., Cleveland State University Cleveland-Marshall College of Law (2004)
B.S., Finance, University of Dayton (1998)

Professional Affiliations:

Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association: Member; Vice Chair, Membership Committee for Women in Law (2013-14); Member of Executive Council, Young Lawyer's Section (2014)

Community Involvement:

Friends of the Hunger Network of Greater Cleveland: Former Fundraising Committee Member
YWCA of Greater Cleveland: Advisory Council Co-Chair, Board Member

Firm News:

December 04, 2014
Weltman Attorneys Receive Super Lawyers and Rising Stars Recognition

December 03, 2013
13 Weltman, Weinberg & Reis Co., LPA Attorneys Named to List of Ohio Rising Stars

December 20, 2012
Weltman Attorneys Recognized as Ohio Super Lawyers & Ohio Rising Stars

October 20, 2010
2010 Ohio Rising Stars


September 09, 2014
A Review of the Guardianship Process

August 16, 2013
Qualified Income Trusts For Medicaid Planning

April 30, 2013
Business Associate Agreements Under the New HIPAA Regulations

November 03, 2011
Improving the Quality of Care for Medicare Recipients Through Accountable Care Organizations.

October 21, 2010
How Does a Creditor Collect a Debt Against a Deceased Debtor in Ohio?


"Probate Recovery Strategies," National Equipment Finance Association, Charlotte, NC (October 5, 2018)
“Understanding Collections on a Deceased Account,” National Creditors Bar Association Webinar (June 6, 2018)
"Probate Collections - Perspectives & Insights," American Lawyers Company Webinar (February 22, 2018)
"Powers of Attorney Are Not All the Same," Ohio Health Care Association, Columbus, OH (May 3, 2017)
“Approaching Collections on Deceased Accounts,” Weltman Webinar (February 23, 2016)
"How to Approach Collections on Deceased and Guardianship Matters," AccuScripts Health Fair, Westlake, OH (October 15, 2015)


Julie A. DiBaggio, Esq. 

Phone: 216.685.1033
Fax: 216.363.6914
Email: jdibaggio@weltman.com