Ted M. Traut, Esq.

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

Ted M. Traut is a Shareholder who practices in Consumer Collections, focusing primarily on insurance subrogation matters. Mr. Traut is a member of the National Association of Subrogation Professionals, where he was conferred the Certified Subrogation Recovery Professional (CSRP)® Designation – the specialized designation for subrogation professionals. He also serves on the association’s Ohio Chapter committee, and has presented as a speaker at the annual conference. Mr. Traut is also a member of the Ohio State Bar Association Insurance Law Committee. He has been recognized in two editions of "Ohio Rising Stars" by Ohio Super Lawyers (2010-11), an honor awarded annually to no more than 2.5 percent of attorneys in the state.

Mr. Traut earned his J.D. from the University of Cincinnati College of Law, and his B.S. in advertising from Kent State University. He is licensed in Ohio and Pennsylvania, and is admitted to practice before the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Ohio, and the Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals.

Practice Areas:

Consumer Collections
Subrogation

Honors & Distinctions:

Certified Subrogation Recovery Professional (CSRP)® Designation (2012)
Ohio Rising Stars (2010-11)

Bar Admissions:

Ohio (2000)
Pennsylvania (2006)
Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals (2002)
U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Ohio (2001)

Education:

J.D., University of Cincinnati College of Law (2000)
B.S., Advertising, Kent State University (1995)

Professional Affiliations:

National Association of Subrogation Professionals: Certified Subrogation Recovery Professional Designation, Ohio Chapter Committee
Ohio State Bar Association: Insurance Law Committee

Firm News:

January 28, 2016
Weltman Announces the Election of New Shareholders

January 28, 2016
Weltman, Weinberg & Reis Co., LPA Announces the Election of New Shareholders

June 05, 2012
Attorney Ted Traut Receives Subrogation Recovery Professional Certification

October 20, 2010
2010 Ohio Rising Stars

Alerts:

July 01, 2015
Ohio Anti-Subrogation Law Passed As Part of Budget Approved by Governor Kasich

Presentations:

“One Size Does Not Fit All: Tailoring Subrogation Releases for the Right Fit,” The National Association of Subrogation Professionals (NASP) Annual Conference, Colorado Springs, CO (October 25, 2016)
“Ohio Subrogation Law Update,” NASP Ohio Chapter Meeting, Columbus, OH (May 12, 2016)
“Michigan No-Fault Subrogation: Is it Impacting Your Claims Handling?,” Weltman Webinar (April 5, 2016)
“Collecting on Non-Performing Judgments: How to Enhance Your Bottom Line,” The National Association of Subrogation Professionals (NASP) Annual Conference, Reno, NV (November 2015)
“Reaching into the Empty Pocket: Pursuing Subrogation Claims Against the Uninsured,” Weltman Webinar (May 19, 2015)
“Ohio Subrogation Law Update,” NASP Ohio Chapter Meeting, Columbus, OH (May 2015)
“Mock Trial,” The National Association of Subrogation Professionals (NASP) Annual Conference, Orlando FL (November 11, 2014)
“One Size Does Not Fit All: Tailoring Subrogation Releases for the Right Fit,” Weltman Webinar (July 11, 2014)
“Automated Vehicles – The Future of Driving: How Will it Affect Vehicle Liability Determinations?,” Weltman Webinar (February 5, 2014)

 

Ted M. Traut, Esq. 

Shareholder
Brooklyn Heights
Phone: 216.739.5002
Fax: 216.739.5072
Email: ttraut@weltman.com