DiCaudo Pitchford & Yoder
Thomas M. DiCaudo, Partner

Thomas M. DiCaudo, Partner

Thomas M. DiCaudo

Thomas M. DiCaudo

Related Practice Areas

  • Local Government
  • Criminal Defense
  • Civil Rights / Gov’t Liability
  • Probate / Wills & Trusts
  • General Counsel & Business Planning Services

Industry Experience

  • Government & Public Sector

Admissions

  • Ohio
  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of Ohio

Thomas M. DiCaudo graduated from Walsh High School in 1979. He then attended The University of Akron where he graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree focusing on Accounting. Mr. DiCaudo attended The University of Akron School of Law graduating in the top of his class and was admitted to the practice of law in Ohio in 1988.

After being admitted into the practice of law, Mr. DiCaudo accepted a position with the City of Akron Prosecutor’s Office.  He was an Assistant Prosecutor from November 1988 to January 1990. He was promoted to the position of Police Legal Advisor in January 1990.

Mr. DiCaudo was promoted to Assistant Chief Prosecutor in 1991. Mr. DiCaudo supervised courtroom prosecutors, was in charge of liquor enforcement and advised police departments on murders and other high level felonies.

In June 2008, Mr. DiCaudo took his vast experience and knowledge of the law into the private sector.  In March 2014, he co-founded the law firm DiCaudo, Pitchford & Yoder LLC.

Representative Matters

  • Led the City of Akron Prosecutor’s Office as Assistant Chief Prosecutor for over 16 years
  • Served as the Police Legal Advisor and advised policy and other law enforcement affairs on procedures, policy and all legal matters
  • Represents police officers in defense of civil rights claims, wrongful arrest and prosecution and other related matters
  • Represents individuals in defense of OVI, DUI, traffic and other criminal matters
  • Preparation and review of traffic and criminal code for various public entities

Education

  • 1988 J.D., The University of Akron, School of Law
  • 1985 B.A., The University of Akron, Accounting

Professional Affiliations

  • Village of Boston Heights, Prosecutor
  • Akron Bar Association

Contact Thomas DiCaudo, Partner

Office: 330-762-7477
Email: tdicaudo@dpylaw.com