David R. Button, Partner

Wegman, Hessler & Vanderburg
6055 Rockside Woods Boulevard, Suite 200
Cleveland, Ohio 44131 

T: (216) 642-3342
F: (216) 520-0145

Mr. Button’s practice covers a range of issues arising out of real estate transactions, contracts, dealer/distributor agreements, and regulatory issues.

Mr. Button advises clients in the drafting and/or negotiation of:

  • Real estate purchase agreements;
  • Commercial and residential lease agreements;
  • Leases with options to purchase;
  • Construction contracts and mortgages;
  • Complaints for real property tax exemption; and
  • Foreclosures, evictions and other real estate related litigation.

He also represents his clients in the:

  • Preparation and enforcement of dealer/distributor agreements;
  • Preparation of deeds, easements and other forms of conveyance; and
  • Preparation of wills, living wills, powers of attorney, healthcare powers of attorney and trust agreements.

Mr. Button has represented clients in Probate Court including estates, guardianships, land sales, will contests, determination of heirs and other adversary litigation.

He also advises and assists clients in the collection of outstanding accounts and judgments, as well as regulatory compliance on state and federal matters.

Practice Areas


  • J.D., The Ohio State University College of Law, 1992
  • B.S.B.A., with University Honors, The Ohio State University, 1988

Bar Admissions

  • Ohio, 1992
  • United States District Court, Northern District of Ohio, 1995

Memberships / Honors / Awards

  • Ohio State Bar Association
  • Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association
  • Real Estate Section of the Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association
  • Staff Member Ohio State Journal of Dispute Resolution (1991-1992)
  • Beta Alpha Psi – Honorary Accounting Fraternity