Dawn is one of the founding partners of McFadden Bushnell. Dawn moved to Chagrin Falls, Ohio when she was in High School. She attended law school at Case Western Reserve University and has spent a significant portion of her professional life in the Cleveland area. Dawn focuses on assisting clients and their families in planning for possible long-term care needs, including nursing home care as well, helping families plan for loved ones with special needs as well as general estate planning. When not in the office, she can be found in Shaker Heights, Ohio with her husband André.


  • Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH (J.D. cum laude), Order of the Barristers
  • Bowling Green State University, OH (B.A. Political Science)


  • Womble Carlyle Sandridge & Rice, Winston-Salem, NC
  • Jones Day, Cleveland, OH


  • Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association
  • Ohio State Bar Association
  • Academy of Special Needs Planners
  • ElderCounsel
  • WealthCounsel
  • National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys

Admitted to Practice Law in:

  • Ohio
  • Florida
  • New York

Contact Info

Dawn E. McFadden
McFadden Bushnell LLC
12200 Fairhill Road, Suite C-357
Cleveland, OH 44120
Phone: 216-714-0090
Email: dmcfadden@mcfaddenbushnell.com

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