Geoffrey Hickey is a Personal Injury Trial Attorney with over 13 years of extensive experience handling all varieties of personal injury and wrongful death matters on behalf of injured individuals and their families. Over the span of his career, Hickey has obtained multi-millions of dollars for victims of accidents caused by the careless and intentional acts of others.
Hickey was born and raised on the shores of Lake Erie, just outside of Cleveland. In 1997, he earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in History with a focus on U.S. military history from The Ohio State University. After completing his undergraduate studies, Hickey enlisted in the United States Marine Corps Reserve where he honorably served from 1997-2001. While in the USMC Reserve, Hickey attended the University of Akron, School of Law on a full academic scholarship, graduating in May of 2001. Hickey was admitted to practice law in 2001.
From day one of his professional career, Hickey began litigating serious injury claims on behalf of accident victims. Hickey’s keen awareness of the hardships that these victims must endure, coupled with his strong sense of compassion and dedication to help his clients overcome their losses has earned him a reputation as powerful advocate and a caring professional.
In June 2013, after over a decade of ligating cases both as an associate and a partner at prestigious personal injury firm in Cleveland, Hickey ventured to expand his legal career through relocating to California to join the team of highly skilled litigation professionals at Ardalan & Associates.
Hickey is currently admitted to practice law in California, Ohio and the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Ohio. He has litigated cases in Federal Court in Florida and Pennsylvania and in state court in Arizona.
Hickey maintains an AVVO rating of “superb” and has received peer-recognition from such organizations as Super Lawyer. He has been named to their list of Rising Stars from 2010-2014. He was also selected to the prestigious National Trial Lawyer’s Top 40 Under 40 for Ohio in 2013.