September 4, 2020

CBA Members Named in The Best Lawyers in America 2021

Wow! CBA members really are the best of the best. This year, a number of our members were recognized in the 2021 edition of The Best Lawyers in America, along with being named “Lawyers of the Year” and “Ones to Watch.” Congratulations to all of the honorees!

* Denotes Lawyer of the Year honors
** Denotes “Ones to Watch” honors


Are we missing your firm? Email brianna@cbalaw.org and we’ll add your CBA member attorneys to the list as soon as possible!

Baker & Hostetler
M.J. Asensio III
Jack A. Bjerke*
Joseph C. Devine
Damon M. Durbin**
David D. Ebersole**
Rodger L. Eckelberry
Jennifer E. Edwards
Steven P. Elliott
Daniel J. Gunsett
Daniel J. Guttman
Seth H. Hanft
Jeremiah L. Hart**
Mark Hatcher
Mark A. Johnson
Albert G. Lin
Ronald G. Linville
Gordon F. Litt*
Thomas L. Long
Susan N. Lubow
Michael Parente**
Georgeann G. Peters
Kayla M. Prieto**
Robert K. Rupp
Amy M. Shepherd
Gary A. Wadman
Keesha N. Warmsby**
Alec Wightman

Barnes & Thornburg
Holly H. Heer
William A. Nolan
Gregory W. Stype

Benesch, Friedlander, Coplan & Aronoff
David M. Abromowitz
Frank Carsonie
Janet K. Feldkamp*
Peter Hahn
Martha J. Sweterlitsch
Mark D. Tucker*

Bricker & Eckler
Amy S. Bartemes
Sally W. Bloomfield
Dylan F. Borchers
Drew H. Campbell
Robert T. Castor
David K. Conrad
Casey L. Cross**
Jennifer A. Flint
James F. Flynn
Dane A. Gaschen
Michael K. Gire
James J. Hughes III
Stephen Intihar*
David S. Jackson
Marie-Joëlle C. Khouzam
Matthew R. Koppitch**
Quintin F. Lindsmith*
Christopher L. McCloskey
Frank L. Merrill
Jennifer M. Nelson Carney
Devin D. Parram
Nelson M. Reid
Jack R. Rosati, Jr.
Kofi A. Semenya**
Anne Marie Sferra
Sommer L. Sheely
Douglas L. Shevelow
Christopher N. Slagle
Rachel Lusk Stine**
Matthew L. Strayer**

Calfee, Halter & Griswold
Christopher Jones

Carlile Patchen & Murphy
Carl A. Aveni
Robert B. Barnett
Brandon A. Borgmann
Geoffrey S. Kunkler
Jane Higgins Marx
Brent D. Rosenthal
Carol A. Sheehan

Crabbe Brown & James
Robert C. Buchbinder
Larry H. James

Dickie McCamey Chilcote
Mary Barley–McBride
Mary McWilliams Dengler
R. Leland Evans
Joseph J. Golian

Dickinson Wright
Alexander M. Brown
Scot C. Crow
Lloyd Pierre-Louis
Harlan W. Robins
J. Troy Terakedis
Dinsmore & Shohl
Thomas J. Bonasera
D. Michael Crites
Jan E. Hensel
Thomas W. Hess
Donald B. Leach, Jr.
Brett L. Miller
Glendon B. Pratt
Michael A. Renne
Dennis G. Schwallie
Michael L. Squillace

Eastman & Smith
Joseph R. Durham
Barry W. Fissel
Brigid E. Heid

Friedman & Mirman
Scott N. Friedman
Valeriya S. Kryvokolinska**
Robert A. Letson**
Denise M. Mirman

Frost Brown Todd
Yazan S. Ashrawi**
Thaddeus M. Boggs**
John I. Cadwallader
Stephen E. Chappelear
Steven J. Ellcessor
Suzanne M. Fisher-Edwards
James Gray
William M. Harter
Philip K. Hartmann
Emmett M. Kelly
Russell J. Kutell
Jeffrey N. Lindemann
Christopher M. Montgomery
Ashley L. Oliker**
Jennifer D. Readler
David A. Rogers
Stephen P. Samuels
Noel C. Shepard
Stephen J. Smith, Sr.
Zackary L. Stillings**
Thomas V. Williams
Stephen P. Withee

Grossman Law Offices
Jeffrey A. Grossman
Andrew S. Grossman
Anthony R. Auten
Tracy Younkin

Hahn Loeser & Parks
Eric J. Becker**
Ice Miller
Randall S. Arndt
Richard A. Barnhart
John C. Cannizzaro**
Tyson A. Crist
Steven D. Forry
John P. Gilligan
Joanne I. Goldhand
Michael S. Jordan
Audrey J. Schricker**
Alan G. Starkoff
Daniel R. Swetnam
Nicole R. Woods**

Isaac Wiles Burkholder & Teetor
Donald C. Brey
Bruce H. Burkholder*
Christopher J. Geer
Thomas L. Hart
Frederick M. Isaac
Mark Landes
Maribeth Deavers Meluch
Timothy E. Miller
Jeffrey A. Stankunas
J. Stephen Teetor
Gregory M. Travalio
Mark H. Troutman
David M. Whittaker

Kegler Brown Hill + Ritter
Apps Akpofure**
Steve Barsotti
Ralph Breitfeller
John Brodyv Rob Cohen
Kenneth Cooksonv Catherine Cunningham*
Scott Doran
Lawrence Feheley
Lori Fuhrer
Katja Garvey**
Rachel Friedman Gold**
Don Gregory*
Allen Handlan
Erin Herbst
Lorraine Hernández**
Thomas Hill
Chuck Kegler
Todd M. Kegler
Mike Madigan
David McCarty
Larry McClatchey
Vinita Mehra
Randall Mikes
Mike Miller
Jeff Nein**
Rebecca Roderer Price
Mark Reitz
Dan Ritter
Michael Schottenstein**
Rusty Schuermann
Rob Schuler
Tom Sigmund
Jeff Stiltner
Roger Sugarman
Eric Travers
Steve Tugend
Tim Tullis
Steven Umaña**
Chris Weber
Mel Weinstein
Nick Wilkes
Michael Zatezalo
Littler Mendelson
Alison Day
Kevin Griffith
Jeffrey Hiller
David Kadela
Thomas Metzger
Angelique Paul Newcomb
Michael Short
Daniel Srsic

Mac Murray & Shuster
Helen Mac Murray
Betty Montgomery
Michele Shuster
Joshua Stevens**

Mazanec Raskin & Ryder
Douglas Holthus

McDonald Hopkins
Peter Welin*

Meyer Wilson, Co.
David Meyer*
Matthew Wilson

Porter Wright Morris & Arthur
Karim Ali
John C. Beeler
David S. Bloomfield, Jr.
Robert L. Brubaker
Robert H. Cohen
James D. Curphey*
Greg M. Daugherty
Luke A. Fedlam**
Jason T. Gerken**
L. Bradfield Hughes
Jasmin J. Hurley**
James A. King
Alvin J. McKenna
Dixon F. Miller
Terrance M. Miller
Elizabeth L. Moyo
Matthew P. Navarre**
Christopher C. Russell*
Edward M. Segelken
Ryan P. Sherman
David P. Shouvlin
Ryan T. Steele**
Robert J. Tannous
Frank D. Tice**
Kathleen M. Trafford*
Charles C. Warner
Franck G. Wobst

Reminger Co., LPA
Ronald A. Fresco
Patrick Kasson
Keona Padgett**
Acacia Perko**
Mick Proxmire
Matthew Schrader
Michael J. Valentine

Robert D. Erney & Associates Co., LPA
Robert Erney

Roetzel & Andress
Erika Haupt
Edward Hertenstein
Melissa Hoeffel
Douglas Kennedy
Judith Levine
Daniel Rohletter
Thomas Rosenberg
Bradley Snyder

Roetzel & Andress
Sara Fanning**
Erika L. Haupt*
Edward C. Hertenstein
Daniel G. Hilson
Stephen D. Jones
Douglas M. Kennedy
Judith D. Levine
Daniel G. Rohletter
Thomas L. Rosenberg
Bradley L. Snyder

Rourke & Blumenthal
Michael Rourke

Sabol | Mallory
Daniel Sabol*

Shumaker Loop & Kendrick
David F. Axelrod
Michael J. O’Callaghan
Squire Patton Boggs
D. Rees Alexander**
David W. Alexander
John R. Gall
Donald W. Hughes
Mary Jo Hudson
Thomas F. Kibbey
Michael D. Saad
Matthew L. Sagone**
Alex Shumate*
Fred A. Summer*
Lee A. Wendel
Karen A. Winters
C. Craig Woods

Taft Stettinius & Hollister
James D. Abrams
David J. Butler
James J. Chester*
Stephen C. Fitch
Caryn A. Kaufman**
Anthony Kington
Pamela S. Krivda
Eugene B. Lewis
James V. Maniace
Michael C. Mentel
Timothy P. Nagy
Jonathan N. Olivito**
Joseph C. Pickens
Charles R. Saxbe
Elizabeth M. Stanton
Meredith K. Sugar
David H. Thomas*
Janica Pierce Tucker
Kathryn S. Wallrabenstein**

Tucker Ellis
Christy Prince
Scott Stitt*

The Tyack Law Firm
Holly Cline**
James Tyack
Jonathan Tyack

Ulmer & Berne
Alexander M. Andrews
Alvin E. Mathews, Jr.
Andrew W. Owen
Alyson Terrell**

Vorys, Sater, Seymour & Pease
Timothy J. Bechtold
Alycia Broz
Nelson D. Cary
David W. Cook
Elizabeth Turrell Farrar
Victor J. Ferguson
John F. Furniss III
Sheila Nolan Gartland
Anthony J. Giuliani
Herbert A. Hedden
Dan L. Jaffe
Allen S. Kinzer
John J. Kulewicz
John L. Landolfi
Angelyne Lisinski**
Michael D. Martz
Joseph R. Miller
Daniel J. Minor
Karen M. Moore
William G. Porter
Lisa Pierce Reisz
Allen L. Rutz
Brad K. Sinnott
Elizabeth T. Smith
J. Theodore Smith
Jeffery E. Smith
Janay M. Stevens**
Evelyn Lundberg Stratton
David A. Swift
Thomas E. Szykowny
Mark E. Vannatta
Jonathan R. Vaughn
Webb I. Vorys
Kristin L. Watt
Anthony D. Weis
Scott J. Ziance

Weston Hurd
W. Charles Curley
David Patterson