Robert B. Weltman, Esq.

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Robert B. "Bob" Weltman is a Senior Shareholder with Weltman, Weinberg & Reis Co., LPA and a member of the firm's management committee. He has practiced law for more than 50 years, focusing on large-balance commercial workout and litigation matters, as well as high-balance complex matters including fraud.

Mr. Weltman is a Martindale-Hubbell AV® Preeminent™ Peer Review Rated Attorney, its highest available rating for legal ability and professional ethics; and has been recognized in the 2004-06 editions of Ohio Super Lawyers. Additionally, he was named Ernst & Young's "Entrepreneur of the Year" in the Northeast Ohio Service Industry category in 2003.

An active member of his community, Mr. Weltman currently serves on the Municipal Court Committee of the Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association, and is a member of the Northern Ohio Credit Association and the Ohio State Bar Association. He is a proud supporter of the Cleveland Pops Orchestra, and supports the Cleveland State University Cleveland-Marshall College of Law via a scholarship fund he established in honor of his father and Weltman founder, Maurice Weltman.

Practice Areas:

Commercial Collections
Business to Business Collections
Commercial Loan Collection & Litigation
Commercial Banking
Special/Complex Collections

Honors & Distinctions:

Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year, Service Industry Category (2003)
Martindale-Hubbell AV® Preeminent™ Peer Review Rated Attorney
Ohio Super Lawyers (2004-06)

Bar Admissions:

Ohio (1965)
U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Ohio
U.S. Supreme Court


J.D., Case Western Reserve University School of Law (1965)
B.B.A., The Ohio State University (1959)
Continued Studies pursuing M.A. in Finance, The Ohio State University

Professional Affiliations:

American Bar Association
Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association
National Association of Retail Collection Attorneys
Northern Ohio Credit Association
Ohio State Bar Association

Community Involvement:

Menorah Federal Credit Union: Treasurer (1965-85); President (1985)

Firm News:

March 09, 2015
Weltman's Robert Weltman Recognized for 50 Years in Practice


November 01, 2010
Being The Very Best


Robert B. Weltman, Esq. 

Phone: 216.685.1040
Fax: 216.363.6914