Daniel Ross & Associates - Cleveland Law Firm specializing in business contracts and intellectual property

Daniel Ross & Associates

Your premier resource for business and intellectual property law

Our Mission


At Daniel Ross & Associates LLC, we pride ourselves on being your premier and affordable legal resource for businesses. Headquartered in Cleveland, OH, our talented staff has provided high-quality business law services to entrepreneurs, start-ups, and scale-ups since January 2016.

Very friendly, broke down my inquiry into layman’s terms that I could personally comprehend. Fast response time with questions I had in regards to a business structure.

I will work with Daniel Ross and Associates going forward.

Cale H.


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Our Promise

We pride ourselves on communication, education, a quick turnaround time, and the ability to make house or office calls to best serve you.

Meet Daniel Ross

Daniel Ross excels at small business planning, trademarks, copyrights, document drafting, review, and negotiation.  Daniel attended The University of Akron McDowell School of Law and graduated magna cum laude with his Juris Doctor.
Daniel Ross

Founder, Managing Member

As a new or emerging business, we can provide you with the documents you need to succeed.

Buy-Sell Agreements


Operating Agreements & Corporate Bylaws


Master Service Agreements


Employee and Contractor Agreements


Succession Planning


Key Employee Golden Handcuff Incentives


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Importance of Trademarking an Event Name

Importance of Trademarking an Event Name

We'd like to share this trademarking example from recent news headlines. The Cleveland Metroparks Zoo started an Asian Lantern Festival in the summer of 2018 and has continued offering the event on an annual basis since 2018. The Pittsburgh Zoo is now also embarking...

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Importance of Trademarking a Business Name, Who’s Hungry?

Importance of Trademarking a Business Name, Who’s Hungry?

We wanted to share these two trademark-related articles involving the restaurant industry. Although these examples involve restaurants, the importance of trademarking a name applies to all businesses. We hope you find them both interesting and that they don't make you...

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Top Things a Business Should Have in an Operating Agreement

Top Things a Business Should Have in an Operating Agreement

Operating agreements are essential business documents that outline the operations of the business, including financial and functional rules and regulations. We'd like to help you define what should be in an operational agreement in this article and provide some...

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“Dan is always available, insightful, and educational. He’s been integral in a number of company projects. Trademarks, contracting – he does a lot, and he’s a great asset for our business and legal interests.”
Vinny Maculaitis, Client
Vice President Marketing, Montrose Auto Groups; Vice President, PM International (FitLine / BeautyLine)

Daniel Ross & Associates provides nationwide service in trademark and copyright matters.

We proudly serve Cleveland and Northeast Ohio for all other business needs.

We look forward to hearing from you! Please reach out by phone, email, direct message, or even text, and we will be in touch with you shortly.

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