Tracey S. McGurk


    As a member of the Health Care Department, Tracey defends medical professionals and providers, including physicians, hospitals and nursing home/extended care facilities. She also works extensively in the Professional Liability Department defending real estate agents and brokers.

    An experienced litigator, Tracey has spent her 20-year legal career defending matters related to medical malpractice, real estate, premises liability and workers’ compensation. She has practiced in both state and federal courts, as well as the Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals.

    Tracey is actively involved in the local legal community with a strong commitment to developing the next generation of attorneys. She mentors young lawyers through the Ohio Supreme Court Mentoring Program and is an alumni mentor for Cleveland-Marshall College of Law. She also led a new attorney mentoring program at her prior firm.

    Tracey received her B.A. in Communications from John Carroll University and her J.D. from Cleveland-Marshall College of Law. She is admitted to practice in the State of Ohio. Outside of the office, you’ll find Tracey spending time with her family and dogs.

    Classes/Seminars Taught

    “Litigation Involving Real Estate Purchases,” Lorain County Bar Association’s Annual Real Estate Seminar

    Published Works

    "Will the COVID-19 Housing Boom Fuel Litigation?," Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Journal, September 2021

    U.S. District Court Northern District of Ohio
    U.S. District Court Southern District of Ohio
    U.S. Court of Appeals 6th Circuit
    Cleveland-Marshall College of Law, Cleveland State University (J.D., 1998)
    John Carroll University (B.A., 1993)
    Honors & awards
    Best Lawyers in America©, Real Estate
    Ohio Super Lawyer Rising Star
    Associations & memberships
    Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association
    Ohio State Bar Association
    FDCC Ladder Down Cleveland (for Women Lawyers)
    Year joined