Testimonials  

  • I just wanted to say thank you for all your help regarding my case. You are a very good lawyer, honest and thorough. I will recommend you to anyone! I will be in contact next year.
  • Just want to say thank you again. I feel it would have been a much different outcome without your help! You will definitely be recommended to any I know needing your services. Thanks a million!
  • His calm demeanor, conscientious logical approach and legal expertise in this case truly saved me. He is a credit to the legal profession. James T., Girard, Ohio
  • Fred was extremely helpful with business issues I was dealing with. He is not only efficient and effective at what he does, but a true counselor. He comforted me along the way and delivered as necessary. The trust developed is what was so important to me.

Fred Rafidi, Esq.

Fred Rafidi is a lifelong resident of the Mahoning Valley and graduate of Youngstown Chaney High School and Youngstown State University. After many years of operating successful businesses in the area, Attorney Rafidi went on to pursue a legal education at the Thomas M. Cooley Law School. At Cooley, Attorney Rafidi graduated with honors and in the top 10% of his class.

After graduation, Attorney Rafidi successfully passed the Ohio Bar Examination where he scored in the 99th percentile on the multistate criminal-law section. In 2010, Attorney Rafidi returned home to Youngstown, OH, to establish a small practice devoted to criminal and traffic defense, family law and advising small business owners.

Bar Admissions:
  • Ohio, 2010
  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Ohio, 2011
Education:
  • Thomas M. Cooley Law School, Lansing, Michigan
    • Juris Doctor (Honors), 2010
  • Youngstown State University, Youngstown, Ohio
    • B.A. (Political Science/Criminal Justice), 2006