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Taft Welcomes Two New Associates

November 22, 2011 // Franchising.com // CINCINNATI, OHIO – Taft Stettinius & Hollister LLP is pleased to announce that Aisha H. Monem and Peter J. O’Shea recently joined the firm’s Cincinnati office as associates. Monem is a member of Taft’s Labor & Employment practice group, and O’Shea is a member of Taft’s Litigation practice group. They are licensed to practice in Ohio.

Monem received her B.A. in English from Washington State University and her J.D. from the University of Cincinnati College of Law where she was a Law Review Articles Editor. During law school, Monem externed for Chief Judge Susan J. Dlott in the United States District Court for the Southern District of Ohio. She was recently awarded the Northern Kentucky Bar Foundation Minority Scholarship for her academic success and was published in the 2012 U.S. News & World Report’s Graduate Schools issue, in which she discussed her decision to attend UC Law.

O'Shea is a 2010 graduate of the University of Cincinnati College of Law, where he earned magna cum laude and Order of the Coif honors and was Executive Editor of the University of Cincinnati Law Review. He received his undergraduate degree in History and Political Science from Thomas More College. Before joining the firm, O'Shea clerked for the Honorable David L. Bunning of the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Kentucky. He previously served as a Peace Corps Volunteer in the Republic of Moldova.

About Taft

At Taft Stettinius & Hollister LLP, delivering outstanding legal performance to help clients succeed is what drives and motivates its more than 300 attorneys and legal professionals every day. Taft has offices in Cincinnati, Cleveland, Columbus and Dayton, Ohio; Indianapolis, Indiana; Northern Kentucky; and Phoenix, Arizona. The firm practices across a wide range of industries, in virtually every area of law, including: Business and Finance; Litigation; Labor and Employment; Intellectual Property; Business Restructuring; Bankruptcy and Creditors' Rights; Environmental; Health and Life Sciences; Private Client Services; Real Estate and Tax law. With a proven track record of experience since 1885, the firm offers breadth and depth of legal expertise coupled with a trusted business perspective, helping its clients, big and small, regionally, nationally and internationally, in reaching their goals.