Areas of Expertise
About the Firm
Since 2010, John Grecol has offered his expertise, knowledge, and services to clients, friends, and neighbors throughout the communities of Northeast Ohio. John has always valued honesty and has always taken a common-sense approach to providing practical solutions to complex problems. Clients can expect integrity, professionalism, and sensibility from Grecol Law.
John A. Grecol
Since receiving his Juris Doctor in 2010 from the Cleveland-Marshall College of Law, John has diligently represented and counseled clients in a variety of legal matters including real estate transactions, landlord / tenant disputes and evictions, probate estate and trust administration, estate planning, foreclosures, and small business matters. John has also represented both homeowners and condominium/homeowner associations with respect to disputes, association management, and governance. John has represented and advised clients in seemingly simple as well as complex legal proceedings. John has worked with multiple law firms and has acted on behalf of the Ohio Attorney General as special counsel. After graduating from Bowling Green State University with a B.S. in Criminal Justice and prior to admission to the practice of law, John worked as a law clerk for the Rocky River Municipal Court and a law firm that strictly handles community association matters. John was also selected to the Super Lawyers® Rising Stars list for 2017, 2018, 2019, and 2020. Each year, no more than 2.5% of the lawyers in a state are named to the Rising Star List after a nomination, research, and evaluation process. John is a proud alumnus of St. Edward High School and is actively involved in the Alumni Association, having served on the Board of Directors and as President of the St. Edward High School "Legal Eagles," a group of alumni who are lawyers and judges. In his spare time, John enjoys spending time with his wife Laura, their sons, and their large extended family, all native Northeast Ohioans. In the past, he has volunteered as a coach/moderator for the St. Edward High School Mock Trial Program. He has coached youth sports teams, and he is also a fan of and follows the Cleveland Indians, Cavaliers, and Browns.
John J. Duffy - Of Counsel
For more than 40 years, John J. Duffy has been working with clients in the areas of real estate, estate planning, probate, and business transactions. His office has been located in Grecol Law’s current location in North Olmsted, for the span of his legal career. John brings with him a wealth of knowledge and practical experience. John received his law degree from Cleveland-Marshall College of Law and his Master’s Degree from John Carroll University. John is a former professor of real estate law at Cuyahoga County Community College and English teacher at St. Edward High School. He is a proud alumnus of St. Edward High School, a member of the St. Edward “Legal Eagles,” and the co-founder and director of Classroom of Champions, an academic team competition for elementary school students. Together with his wife Sheila, John has three children and four grandchildren. He is active in his church and enjoys reading history and literature.