September 24, 2010
STEPHEN E. CHAPPELEAR, past president of the Columbus Bar and partner-in-charge of the Columbus office of Hahn Loeser & Parks, was recently named chair of the Trial Techniques Committee of the ABA Tort Trial and Insurance Practice Section.
Chester Willcox & Saxbe partner JOHN J. “JACK” CHESTER, Sr. has been granted The Ohio State University’s Distinguished Service Award for 2010 by OSU Board of Trustees. He was honored at the university’s Summer Commencement.
CHRISTOPHER J. WAGNER has joined Isaac Brant Ledman & Teetor as an associate concentrating his practice in commercial litigation and personal injury.
Buckley King welcomes CHRISTOPHER LARDIERE as a partner with the firm’s banking & financial services practice group, focusing his practice in the areas of corporate/business and commercial litigation.
CHARLES FREIBURGER and BOYD MOEHRING have joined Dinsmore & Shohl and will practice as partners in the corporate department and securities practice group.
ANGELA COURTWRIGHT has joined Schottenstein Zox & Dunn as an associate in the firm’s labor and employment practice group.
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Two attorneys from McNees Wallace & Nurick: GRETCHEN J. HUMMEL for Energy Law;
SAMUEL C. RANDAZZO for Energy Law.
Two attorneys from Calfee Halter & Griswold: ALBERT J. LUCAS, Commercial Litigation; J. TROY TERAKEDIS, Trusts and Estates.
Thirty-three attorneys from Schottenstein Zox & Dunn: RANDALL ARNDT, Real Estate Law; RICHARD BARNHART, Banking Law and Corporate Law; PAUL BITTNER, Labor and Employment Law; JAMES DAVIDSON, Commercial Litigation and Labor and Employment Law; KRIS DAWLEY, Commercial Litigation and Health Care Law; JAY DINGLEDY, Corporate Law; GREGORY DUNN, Communications Law and Municipal Law; HARVEY DUNN, Tax Law; MATTHEW FORNSHELL, Securities Law; JOHN GILLIGAN, Commercial Litigation; HERBERT GODBY, Real Estate Law; RICHARD HOLZ, Tax Law; E. JAMES HOPPLE, Bankruptcy and Creditor-Debtor Rights; T. EARL LEVERE, Intellectual Property Law; KEVIN MCDERMOTT, Commercial Litigation; JOHN MCDONALD, Bet-the-Company Litigation and Commercial Litigation; ROBERT OUELLETTE, Corporate Law and Mergers & Acquisitions; SUSAN PORTER, Labor and Employment Law; VICTORIA POWERS, Bankruptcy and Creditor-Debtor Rights; SUSAN RECTOR, Corporate Law and Intellectual Property; JOSEPH REIDY, Environmental Law; HANSEL RHEE, Construction Law; ROBERT ROBENALT, Workers’ Compensation; JOHN ROBINETT, Banking Law and Real Estate Law; STEPHEN SAMUELS, Environmental Law; STEPHEN SMITH Sr., Communications Law and Municipal Law; ALAN STARKOFF, Commercial Litigation; DANIEL SWETNAM, Bankruptcy and Creditor-Debtor Rights; MICHAEL TARULLO, Construction Law, JOHN TERAKEDIS JR., Tax Law and Trusts and Estates; FELIX “PETE” WADE, Labor and Employment Law; ROBERT WEISMAN, Labor and Employment Law.
Four attorneys from Isaac Brant Ledman & Teetor: FREDERICK M. ISAAC (Family Law); MARK LANDES (Commercial Litigation); TIMOTHY E. MILLER (Corporate Law); J. STEPHEN TEETOR (Commercial Litigation).
From Lane Alton & Horst: MARY BARLEY-MCBRIDE (Personal Injury Litigation); JOSEPH A. GERLING (Personal Injury Litigation; Product Liability Litigation); JEFFREY W. HUTSON (Personal Injury Litigation); GREGORY D. RANKIN (Medical Malpractice Law); RICK E. MARSH (Professional Malpractice Law).
Dinsmore & Shohl received top honors in the inaugural U.S. News - Best Lawyers 2010 "Best Law Firms" Rankings. The firm was fourth out of more than 8,700 law firms surveyed for the most metropolitan first-tier rankings with 84.
Luper Neidenthal & Logan is designated as a Tier 1 Best Law Firm in Bankruptcy and Debtor Creditor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization Law in the inaugural listing of law firms by US News/Best Lawyers in America, to be published in the US News and World Report in October.
Taft Stettinius & Hollister has been ranked among the 2010 Best Law Firms by U.S. News Media Group and Best Lawyers, receiving a top rating in Healthcare Law in its Columbus office.