- Grand Jury Practice
- Criminal Law
- Professional Malpractice
- Commercial Litigation
- Catastrophic Injury
- White Collar Criminal Defense & Investigations
Baldwin-Wallace College; Cleveland State University, B.A., 1975; Case Western Reserve University, Ph.D., 1990
Cleveland-Marshall College of Law, J.D., 1979
1979, Ohio; 1980, U.S. District Court, Northern District of Ohio; 1983, U.S. Court of Appeals, Sixth Circuit; 1990, District of Columbia and U.S. Supreme Court; 1991, U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit and U.S. Court of Claims; 1992, U.S. Court of Appeals, Seventh Circuit; 2000, New York
National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (Life Member); Litigation Counsel of America, 2007- present; Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association (Member: Criminal Law Section, 1979 , Chairman, 1984- 1985; Federal Court Committee, 1982), New York State, Ohio State and American Bar Associations; The District of Columbia Bar
Cleveland, Ohio, 1950
Delta Theta Phi. Recipient: U.S. Attorney General's Special Achievement Award, 1986. Judge, Cuyahoga County Court of Common Pleas, 1998. Listed, Best Lawyers in America, 2006 - present, Ohio Super Lawyer 2006 - present. Assistant U. S. Attorney, 1982-1987. Instructor, U.S. Attorney General's Advocacy Institute, 1987. Congressional Staff Aide to Congressman William E. Minshall, 1973-1975. Assistant Law Director, 1993-1994 and Law Director, 1994-1995, City of Westlake, Ohio. Law Director, Village of Grafton, Ohio, 1994-1998, 1999. Counsel to the Board of Public Affairs, Village of LaGrange, Ohio, 1994-1996. Assistant Law Director/Assistant Prosecutor, City of Lakewood, Ohio, 1991-1992. Adjunct Professor of Law: Case Western Reserve University, School of Law, 2002-2010; Cleveland-Marshall College of Law, 1991-2000. Legal Commentator: NBC; ABC; CNN
(Board Certified Trial Advocate, (Criminal Law), National Board of Trial Advocacy)
Village of Grafton v. Ohio Edison Company, et al. 77 Ohio St. 3d 102, 671 N.E. 2d 241 (1996); Village of Grafton v. Ohio Edison Company, et al. 100 Ohio App. 3d 327, 653 N.E. 2d 1254 (9th Dist. 1995).
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