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2014 Alumni Archives

July- December, 2014

December 22, 2014 - Eric G. Bruestle, Partner-in-Charge of Roetzel’s Cincinnati office (B.M. 1974 University of Cincinnati; J.D. 1977 University of Cincinnati College of Law), has been named a 2015 Ohio Super Lawyer in the field of Workers’ Compensation.

December 12, 2014 - Anita B. Folino '80 listed in “Leading Lawyers” Magazine in Michigan in the areas of Medical Malpractice Defense Law  and Personal Injury Defense Law: General.

December 10, 2014- Bruce R. Schrader, II, '87, a partner in the Akron office of Roetzel & Andress LPA, (B.A. University of Akron 1984) has been named a 2015 Ohio Super Lawyer in the field of Creditor Debtor Rights.

December 03, 2014 - Alumnus Thomas Coffey, '87 has been recognized as an Ohio Super Lawyer for 2015.

December 03, 2014 - Mark L. Newmann named as 2015 Ohio Super Lawyers.

November 17, 2014 - Alums and Attornneys Caitlin G. Felvus and Jonathan J. Tebbs welcomed by Taft Stettinius & Hollister LLP.

November 11, 2014 - Kathryn J. Bross '14 hired as associate by KMK Law.

November 11, 2014 - Oliver S. Howard '79 named 2015 Best Lawyers in America "Lawyer of the Year" for Appellate Law in Tulsa.

October 15, 2014 - Attorneys Corey Hamilton and Theresa Nelson Join Strauss Troy.

October 13, 2014 - Alum, Oliver S. Howard '79 named as 2015 Best Lawyer

October 11, 2014 - Shari O' Neill '89 was named legal counsel to the Ohio Constitutional Modernization Commission, which is comprised of legislators and community leaders from around the state who will review and make recommendations for revision to the Ohio Constitution in July 2014. 

October 9, 2014 - Alums, Laura A. Ringenbach '83, Earl K. Messer '84, and Catherine T. Dunlay '81, Selected for Inclusion in Best Lawyers in America 2015.

October 9, 2014 - Nine University of Cincinnati College of Law Alumni Selected for Inclusion in Best Lawyers in America 2015.

October 8, 2014 - Bingham Greenebaum Doll LLP is pleased to announce that Daniel J. Donnellon '86 has joined the firm’s Litigation Practice Group as Of Counsel.  Dan will serve as the Managing Attorney of the firm’s Cincinnati office.

October 8, 2014 - AEterna Zentaris Inc. Hires Philip A. Theodore As Chief Management Executive.

September 26, 2014 - Doreen Canton '88 elected Fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers.

September 23, 2014 - Four UC Alums, Jim Burke '78, Lou Gilligan '68, Joe Trauth '73, Mark Weber '80, selected as "Lawyers of the Year" by The Best Lawyers in America.

September 16, 2014 - Robert J. Martineau, Jr.'83, Commissioner of the Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation, elected  to serve as ECOS President

September 16, 2014 - Freking & Betz announced that Laura Welles Wilson '95 joined its Cincinnati, Ohio office effective August 12, 2014.  Laura was the Career Law Clerk for the Honorable Timothy S. Hogan of the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Ohio for 14 years prior to his retirement from the bench in 2010.  After leaving the Court, Laura entered private practice.

September 15, 2014 - Gregory M. Utter '81 Elected to American Board of Trial Advocates

September 10, 2014 - William Seitz III ‘78 is now Of Counsel at Dinsmore & Shohl LLP.

August 20, 2014 - Roetzel partner Eric G. Bruestle '77, has been named as one of “The Best Lawyers in America” for 2015 in Workers’ Compensation Law - Employers.

August 19, 2014 - Roetzel partner Bruce R. Schrader II '87, has been named as one of “The Best Lawyers in America” in Bankruptcy Litigation and Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law.

August 18, 2014 - Roetzel partner Robert Casarona '86, has been named a Best Lawyers “Lawyer of the Year” in Environmental Litigation for the Cleveland metropolitan area.

August 8, 2014 - Best Lawyers selects Edward Taber '96 as the 2015 “Lawyer of the Year”.

August 8, 2014 - Beth Farrell joins Dinsmore & Shohl

July 30, 2014 - Bunde, Gillotti, Mulroy & Shultz, P.C. (BGMS) Lawyer, Sophia P. Paul Recognized as 2014 Pennsylvania Super Lawyer.

July 22, 2014 - Randall D. Larramore '97 to serve as the President of Paty, Rymer & Ulin, P.C.

July 8, 2014 - Tad LeVan '95 opens LeVan Group

January- June 2014

May 19, 2014- Michael Richardson joins downtown law firm Dinsmore & Shohl.

May 16, 2014- George Jonson '83 received the received the 2014 Eugene R. Weir Award for Ethics and Professionalism.

May 12, 2014- Jill Steinberg '09 received the "Outstanding Newcomer Award" at the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Office of the General Counsel (OGC) Honor Awards Ceremony in Washington, D.C. for providing superior performance in her first years at the department. 

May 7, 2014- Gabriel Applegate ‘13 is now an associate attorney with SmithAmundsen. He works out of the Indianapolis office.

May 6, 2014- Michael J. Moeddel '02 named a winner of The 2014 M&A Advisor 40 Under 40 Recognition Awards.

May 5, 2014- KMK Law Attorney Sophia R. Jannace '13 Admitted to Practice Law in Kentucky

April 18, 2014- Erica L. Adams '09 is now Assistant Compliance Officer at UC Health

April 16, 2014- Thom Jackson ‘85 named President and Chief Executive Officer of Edison Learning.

April 11, 2014- Aaron Herzig returns to Taft, Stetinus and Hollister. 

April 9, 2014- Lynn Marmer '86 appointed new chair of the port authority board.

April 3, 2014- Adrian Swindells '13 joins Stahancyk, Kent & Hook P.C.

April 3, 2014- Christian Miles '13 joins Alverson Taylor Mortensen & Sanders Law Firm.

April 1, 2014- Richard Moore '93 honored with the 2014 Distinguished Service Award by University of Cincinnati Law Review.

April 1, 2014- Tim Bezbatchenko '08 appointed as General Manager of Toronto FC

March 28, 2014- Pete Manso '82 named to BioFlorida Board of Directors.

March 14, 2014- University of Cincinnati's Office of General Counsel welcomes back Karen Kovach '92 as Deputy General

March 13, 2014- Kyle Winslow '12 joined  Gerner & Kearns LPA as Associate Attorney.

March 3, 2014- Anthony Guida Jr. '86 joins Corinthian Colleges as Executive Vice President

February 26, 2014- Alum Jon J. Lieberman '80, Attorney of the Bankruptcy Group, was recently selected to become a Fellow of the Ohio State Bar Foundation by the Board of Trustees. Read more here.

February 21, 2014- Michael Stoker ’00 named Partner at Baker & McKenzie LLP

February 13, 2014- James's Work in Afghanistan Leads to Rescue of Hostages.

February 13, 2014- Muetzel ’01 Defends Dissertation at VT’s Center for Public Administration and Policy.

January 31, 2014 - Tom Donnelly '85 named "Athletic Director of the Year" for all of Southwest Ohio.

January 30, 2014- 5 alums named leaders in their field by Chambers USA.

January 28, 2014- Steve Weigand to Serve on Dan Beard Council Board of Directors.

January 28, 2014- Daniel G. Dutro, Named to Board of Directors for Bad Girl Ventures.

January 27, 2014- Mark Stall '88, has been named General Counsel of Toyota Industries North America, headquartered in Columbus, IN. Mark was also recently recognized by the Greater Cincinnati Minority Counsel Program (GCMCP) for his service as Co-Chairperson of the GCMCP.

January 20, 2014- Robert T. Razzano '06 elected partner at BakerHostetler.

January 16, 2014 - Scott Kane Speaks at the 2013 Georgetown Advanced eDiscovery Institute.

January 16, 2014 - Staci M. Jenkins elected partner to Thompson Hine.

January 16, 2014 - Twelve University of Cincinnati College of Law Alumni included on 2014 Ohio Super Lawyers/Rising Stars List.

January 14, 2014 - John F. Bennett '01 joins Ulmer & Berne LLP.

January  2, 2014 - Andrew Cleeves '12 gets a new job.