Ken Knabe
Greater Cleveland's Bike Attorney

Advocacy, Action & Expertise Combined!

Helping injured fellow cyclists navigate the legal path on their road to recovery from bicycle accidents.


Ken is a cyclist

Ken is more than an attorney - he's a rider like you, and he knows what it’s like out there and the impact of bike accidents.

The Knabe Law Firm helps our clients through all phases of settlement negotiation and litigation, providing straightforward and accurate advice so people can take care of themselves and their families, while we take care of the critical legal details to ensure our clients recover their losses.

Ken is an advocate

Ken is working to foster a culture of safety and respect for cyclists by seeking to make our city safer and more livable through active transportation.

He serves on nonprofit boards and committees including the Ohio to Erie Trail, and the Ohio Bicycle Federation; he gives educational seminars and speeches to local cycling groups promoting best practices; and he supports local advocacy and ridership through sponsorships and donations.

Sustainable Transportation Award

Who is Ken?

Ken Knabe

With 40 years of personal injury litigation and trial experience, Ken is Greater Cleveland’s Bike Attorney.
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Proven Results

“I was seriously injured while on my bike by an inattentive driver. I called the Knabe Law Firm due to the work Ken does with local advocacy groups and his involvement in the cycling community. Ken and his staff worked diligently on my case. They handled everything with a difficult insurance company and hospital system. I would highly recommend their services.”
Brooklyn, Ohio, 
July 2023
“Knabe Law Firm helped us when my husband was hit riding his bike by a hit and run motorist. I didn’t even think my auto insurance would cover him (as a non-driver) but thanks to Ken we were able to receive a settlement! The law firm is also a major supporter of Bike Cleveland, working to prevent crashes like these in the future. Thank you!”
Cleveland, Ohio, 
April 2023
“I highly recommend Ken. I was a victim of a hit and run on my bicycle and was referred to Ken by my neighbors. He called me back right away and set up an in person meeting. He explained everything to me very clearly and I felt comfortable with him handling my case. He made sure I saw the correct doctors and guided me through everything. He kept me informed during the long process and worked to get me a good settlement. If you are involved in a bicycle accident, I can’t recommend Ken highly enough.”
Cleveland, Ohio, 
March 2023
“After being the victim of a serious bicycle accident which left me injured, I was unsure how to proceed. Fortunately, I found Ken’s law firm after a quick online search. I called and asked for a free consultation. I was so impressed that Ken was able to come to my house that same day. He immediately earned my trust and confidence. He took the hassle and stress out of the process by providing clear guidance and taking care of all of the paperwork and negotiating related to my accident. He was always readily available by phone or email during the multi-month process. In the end, I received a settlement that exceeded my expectations. I can’t recommend him enough!”
Dr. Collin
Cleveland Heights, Ohio, 
March 2023

Cycling Rights Book

Wanting to share his knowledge, experience, and expertise with fellow riders, Ken authored Cycling Rights: Bicycles, E-Bikes & Micro-Mobility Devices - available in paperback and Kindle!

Second Edition coming 2022! All proceeds from the sale of Cycling Rights go to supporting bicycle advocacy in Northeast Ohio!

Cycling Rights Book