Thomas H. Barnard: Lawyer with Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart, P.C.

Thomas H. Barnard


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    Labor and Employment
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    FINRA Arbitration
University University of Puget Sound, B.A., 1961
Law SchoolColumbia University, LL.B., 1964; Case Western Reserve University, LL.M., 1970
Admitted1964, Ohio; 1970, District of Columbia
Memberships American Bar Association (Member, Section on Labor & Employment); Ohio State Bar Association (Past Chair, Labor & Employment Law Section); Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association.
Special AgenciesU.S. Department of Labor, Officer of the Solicitor.
BornClinton, Iowa, September 5, 1939

With Office of the Solicitor, U.S. Department of Labor, 1968-1971. Deputy Counsel for Litigation, Division of Labor-Management Laws, 1970. Special Assistant, Division of Labor Relations and Civil Rights, 1971. Chair, Labor and Employment Law Section, 1998-2000 and Member, Labor and Employment Law Specialty Board, 1997-2013, Ohio State Bar Association. Adjunct Professor of Law, Case Western Reserve Univ. School of Law, 2003 - present.

Bar Fellowship: College of Labor and Employment Lawyers; Litigation Counsel of America; Ohio State Bar Foundation; Cleveland Employment Lawyers Inn of Court.

Reported CasesCuyahoga Valley Railway v. OSHRC, 748 F.2d 340 (6th Cir. 1983), reversed 447 U.S. 3 (1985); Lynn V. Allied Corp., 536 N.E. 2d (Ohio App. 1987); Arnold v. Ballard 12 FEP Cases 1613 (6th Cir. 1976); Canino v. Bally Mfg., 128 F.3d 732 (11th Cir. 1994); Franklin v. Bally Mfg., 128 F.3d 732 (11th Cir. 1987); McCreedy v. Bendix Corp., 818 F.2d 6 (6th Cir. 1987); U.S. v. Cleveland Electric Illuminating Co., 689 F. 2d 66 (6th Cir. 1982); Frappier v. Excello Specialty Co., 642 N.E.,637 (Ohio Ct. App. 1994); Davis v. Firestone, 249 Pa. Super. 584 (1977); Barnes v. GenCorp, 896 F. 2d 1457 (6th Cir. 1990); Franco v. Gereral Electric, 703 F.2d 561 (6th Cir. 1982); Burtner v. Hiram College, 194 F. 3d 1311 (6th Cir. 1999); EEOC v. JH Routh, 246 F. 3d (6th Cir. 2001); McPherson v. Cleveland Punch & Shear et al., 816 F.2d 249 (6th Cir. 1987); Anderson v. The Kroger Co., 821 F. 2d 649 (6th Cir. 1987); Angelo v. The Kroger Co., 828 F.2d 19(6th Cir. 1987); Norbuta v. Loctite Corp., 181 F.3d 102 (6th Cir. 1999); Eklund v. The Lubrizol Corp., 529 F.2d 247 (6th Cir. 1976); EEOC v. MacMillan Bloedel, 503 F.2d 1086 (6th Cir. 1974); Jones v. MacMillan Bloedel, 685 F.2d 236 (8th Cir. 1979); Morabito v. Master Builders, 127 F.3d 1102 (6th Cir. 1997); Old Ben Coal v. Interior Board of Mine Operators Appeals, 523 F.2d 25 (7th Cir.1975); Timet v. NLRB, 671 F.2d 973 (6th Cir. 1982); Hatcher v. Greater Cleveland RTA, 911 F. 2d (6th Cir. 1990); Tasin v. Sifco Industries, 50 Ohio St. 3d 102 (Ohio 1990); Viock v. Stowe-Woodward Co., 34 Ohio St.3d 602 (Ohio 1987); Torowski v. UPS, 815 F. 2d 706 (6th Cir. 1987); Hrzenak v. White-Westinghouse, 682 F.2d 714 (8th Cir. 1982); EEOC v. Whitin Machine Works, (I) 635 F.2d 1095 (4th Cir. 1980); (II) 699 F.2d 688 (4th Cir. 1983); Bledsoe v. Emery Worldwide Airlines, 635 F. 3d 836 (6th Cir. 2011).

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Thomas H. Barnard

127 Public Square, Suite 4100
ClevelandOH 44114


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