About Us – Grisi & Budde

At Grisi & Budde, we know that some people hire lawyers, and other people hire firms. And we know that when you hire Attorney Grisi or Attorney Budde, you are hiring a lawyer. You are hiring us.

We work directly with our clients on each and every case. Your case won’t be passed down the chain to a paralegal or law clerk. Both Attorneys Grisi & Budde are hands-on, working with you, providing you with counsel and advice, and handling every detail of your case from start to finish.

We have over 50 years of combined experience, and we are here to help our clients. We represent men and women; children; families. We know that the attorney-client relationship is central to strong representation, which is why we are hands-on in every single case.

Charles Grisi

Charles E. Grisi

Attorney Charles Grisi represents clients in significant asset divorce cases involving closely held corporations and professionals. He has also earned an excellent reputation as a plaintiff’s attorney, fighting for clients in personal injury and wrongful death cases.

Mr. Grisi has been consistently selected to the Top 100 Trial Lawyers, Best Lawyers in America, and Ohio Super Lawyers, and he has achieved an AV Martindale-Hubbell rating of Preeminent Lawyers of Ohio. He was included in the 2007 and 2008 Best Lawyers in America.

Mr. Grisi graduated from the University of Akron School of Law in 1970. He has served as a commissioner on the Board of Character and Fitness for the Supreme Court of Ohio, as Summit County Assistant Prosecutor, as past president of the Summit County Trial Lawyers Association and as a frequent lecturer at the University of Akron School of Law.

  • Graduated from the University of Akron School of Law, 1970
  • AV Martindale-Hubbell Rating
  • Listed in the Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers
  • Included in the 2007 and 2008 Best Lawyers in America
  • Selected to Superlawyers from 2009 to 2014.

Attorney Grisi on Martindale.com


Charles Budde

Charles Budde

Attorney Charles Budde practices in the fields of personal injury and wrongful death, divorce and family law, and probate and estates. He graduated with honors from the University of Akron School of Law in 2008 and was admitted to the Ohio bar in the same year. He is active in the Akron Bar Association and has participated in the Scanlon Inn of Courts in Akron.

Prior to attending law school, Charles was a co-owner at Casa Nueva Restaurant, a unique co-operative business in Athens, Ohio. Charles currently lives in Stark county with his wife and three children.