What are the time limits for filing suit for an Ohio personal injury claim?

Generally, in the State of Ohio you have two (2) years from the date of the incident to file your claim. However, the length of time could be more or less depending upon the particular type of case. For instance, medical malpractice actions generally limit you to one (1) year from the date of the event giving rise to the claim to file. Because of the nature and complexity in determining the appropriate statute or limit of time for your case we encourage you to contact us immediately.