The Ohio State University (Bachelor of Arts, 1978). University of Cincinnati (Juris Doctor, 1981). Student Articles Editor, University of Cincinnati Law Review, 1980-1981.
Worked at Eastman & Smith Limited. (Toledo, Ohio) specializing in General Civil Practice: Corporate, Business, Banking, Taxation, Real Estate, Securities, Antitrust, Environmental, Municipal, Labor and Employment, Civil Rights, Employee Benefits, Insurance, Hospital and Health Care, Estate Planning, Pension and Estate Planning and Probate. Litigation.
Admitted to the bar, 1981, Ohio.
1982, United States.
District Court, Northern District of Ohio. 1984, United States. Court of Appeals, Sixth Circuit. 1991, United States. District Court, Eastern District of Michigan.
District Court, District of Indiana. Student Articles Editor, University of Cincinnati Law Review, 1980-1981. Member: Toledo, Ohio State and American (Member, Sections of: Litigation.
Tort and Insurance Practice.
Business Torts Committee) Bar Associations. Eastman & Smith Limited. is the oldest firm in the Toledo, Ohio area and one of the two oldest firms in the state of Ohio, having been in continuous existence through predecessor firms since 1844.
We are currently composed of 31 members, 19 associates, 6 attorneys who are counsel to the firm and 13 legal assistants. We are committed to continued growth consistent with the training necessary to maintain professional standards.
Our growth has been generated both internally and through merger, resulting in an expansion of capabilities which responds to our clients" needs.
Toledo, Ohio State and American (Member, Sections of: Litigation. Tort and Insurance Practice) Bar Associations. Commercial Environmental.