Professional Experience

Bob Ranallo leads the Skoda Minotti’s Valuation & Litigation Advisory Services group and serves as an advisor for the firm’s Real Estate and Construction group. Bob is also a licensed attorney and has served as a court-appointed expert in the resolution of complex commercial disputes and business valuation matters. A former partner at a prominent Cleveland law firm and a certified financial forensics expert, Bob also has extensive experience in receiverships, mediations and arbitrations, and has testified as an expert witness in numerous federal and state courts. He has worked extensively with closely held businesses in a variety of industries in the areas of commercial transactions, real estate development and finance and construction.

Areas of Expertise

  • Business Advisory Services
  • Commercial Transactions
  • Business Valuation and Litigation Advisory Services
  • Mergers, Acquisitions and Dispositions
  • Strategic Growth and Planning
  • Succession and Estate Planning

Education and Certifications

  • The Ohio State University College of Law, Juris Doctorate with Honors
  • University of Notre Dame, Bachelor of Business Administration with Honors
  • Accredited Business Valuator
  • Certified in Financial Forensics
  • Certified Public Accountant, Ohio
  • Certified Valuation Analyst  
  • Life and Health Insurance License
  • Title Insurance License

Professional Associations

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • National Association of Certified Valuators and Analysts
  • Ohio Society of Certified Public Accountants
  • Ohio, Cleveland Metropolitan and Lake County Bar Associations

Awards, Honors, and Recognitions

Winner of the National Association of Certified Valuators and Analysts Jeffrey R. Salins Award for Report Writing, 2014

Community Involvement

  • Andrews Osborne Academy: Charter Trustee, Executive Committee Member and Secretary
  • School of Fine Arts, Trustee
  • Village of Waite Hill: Mayor; Past President of Village Council
  • Willoughby City Council: Former Councilman-at-Large and Chair, Economic Development and Environmental Planning Committees

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Reach our Cleveland office at 440-449-6800