August 28, 2009
STEPHEN E. CHAPPELEAR, managing partner of Hahn Loeser, Columbus, was recognized by Best Lawyers 2010 in the field of commercial litigation.
JON J. SAIA, Saia & Piatt, presented NICKY DICARLO with the 2009 St. Michael Law Day Scholarship award. DiCarlo was one of twelve 8th grade students who entered the contest for the $750 Scholarship Award, 2009/2010 tuition to continue education at a parochial high school in the Columbus area. The essay topic was “Should illegal immigrant workers be allowed to stay in the United States?”
PARTNERS IN SURVIVAL, a free seminar for couples from Men Against Breast Cancer, national non-profit designed to educate men to be effective caregivers when breast cancer strikes a female loved one. Participants will learn skills to help them deal with everyday problems common before, during and after cancer treatment. Presented by Komen Columbus and the Young Survival Coalition on Saturday, August 29, 8:30–12:30 p.m. Register at 614-470-0300 or email@example.com.
CAPITAL University Law School welcomes a new incoming class of nearly 250 students this year, having received more than 1,450 applications – a 15 percent increase over last year. Other facts about this entering class: 50 percent are women; 15 percent are students of color; range in age from 21–55, average age being 26; and 11 students hold a graduate degree.
Cincinnati-based law firm DINSMORE & SHOHL and Louisville-based Woodward Hobson & Fulton have announced the merger of their firms, bringing 54 attorneys to Dinsmore which has grown by more than 150 lawyers in the last two years.
WILLIAM A. NOLAN, a partner with Barnes & Thornburg, was named to the list, The Best Lawyers in America, 2010, for his practice in education law and labor & employment law.