January 26, 2007
The following attorneys from PORTER WRIGHT MORRIS & ARTHUR were recently selected for inclusion in Ohio Super Lawyers 2007: JON M. ANDERSON, JOHN E. BRADY, ROBERT E. BRUBAKER, BRIAN L. BUZBY, ROBERT H. COHEN, JAMES D. CURPHEY, JOYCE L. EDLEMAN, R.LELAND EVANS, JOHN C. HARTRANFT, DONALD W. JORDAN, WILLIAM J. KELLY JR., ROBERT C. KIGER, LORI-LOU KIMM, JAMES A. KING, CURTIS A. LOVELAND, ALVIN J. MCKENNA, J. JEFFREY MCNEALEY, TERRANCE M. MILLER, DAVID E. NORTHROP, ADELE E. O’CONNER, JAMES S. OLIPHANT, JACK R. PIGMAN, JOHN B. ROHYANS, EDWARD M. SEGELKEN, KATHLEEN M. TRAFFORD, Robert TRAFFORD, DAVID A. TUMEN, CHARLES C. WARNER and NANCY B. YOUNG.
BUCKINGHAM DOOLITTLE & BURROUGHS is pleased to announce that RICHARD S. GERBER has been named partner. He devotes his practice to providing general counsel services to small closely held businesses and client representation before the Internal Revenue Service and state and local tax authorities.
DAVID M. SCOTT of LUPER NEIDENTHAL & LOGAN was recently inducted as a member of the Million Dollar Advocates Forum. Members must have acted as principal counsel in at least once case in which their client has received a verdict, award or settlement in the amount of one million dollars or more. Scott’s practice focuses on civil litigation, representing a broad range of clients from private individuals to multinational corporations.
LAUREL A. BEATTY has recently joined the Ohio Secretary of State’s office as Legislative Counsel.
BRICKER & ECKLER is pleased to announce the election of EMMETT M. KELLY and ALLEN R. KILLWORTH as partners of the firm. Kelly practices in the areas of public law, public finance and structured finance, emphasizing local government law and bond financing, particularly economic development finance. Killworth focuses his practice on the day-to-day operations of a variety of health care facilities as well as those facilities’ dealings with administrative agencies and court proceedings.
BAILEY CAVALIERI is pleased to announce the selection of the following attorneys from the firm as Ohio Super Lawyers: DAN A. BAILEY, NICK V. CAVALIERI, YVETTE A. COX, DAN L. CVETANOVICH, JOHN J. DILENSCHNEIDER, DONALD A. DAVIES, DENNIS D. GRANT, MICHAEL P. MAHONEY and JAMES G. RYAN.
CARPENTER & LIPPS is pleased to announce that BRADLEY A. STRICKLING has joined the firm as an associate and that KORT W. GATTERDAM has been named a partner. Gatterdam heads the firm's white-collar criminal defense practice.
JEFFREY ROSEN, a law professor at George Washington University and legal affairs editor of The New Republic, will speak at 7:30 p.m. on Feb. 5 at Ohio Wesleyan University in the Benes Rooms of the Hamilton-Williams Campus Center, 40 Rowland Ave. Rosen, a leading Supreme Court expert, will discuss how personality and rivalry shape the nation’s highest court and, in turn, the nation itself. Rosen’s speech is free and open to the public.
LEESBERG & VALENTINE is pleased to announce that ANNE M. VALENTINE has been appointed Chairperson of the Ohio Supreme Court’s Commission on Rules of Practice and Procedure from January 2007 to December 2008.
JEFFREY A. YEAGER has been named a partner in HAHN LOESER + PARKS. He concentrates his practice in business and complex litigation focusing on trial court and appellate litigation in both state and federal courts. The firm also welcomes SARA A. STAHLEY to the firm’s litigation area as an associate.
WILLIAM B. LANE of LANE ALTON & HORST, was recently honored with the Columbus Rotary’s highest award, Rotarian of the Year. A 30-year member of the Columbus Rotary, he has served the club as president of the Foundation Board and as Club President.