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Law Alumni Elected to Board Leadership Positions

At its January meeting the University of Cincinnati Board of Trustees elected two law school alums to key leadership positions: C. Francis Barrett and Robert E. Richardson, Jr.

C. Francis Barrett ’71 was elected chairperson of the Board of Trustees for the University of Cincinnati for the 2012-2013 academic year. This follows his role as vice chair for the past two years. Barrett is President and a founding member of the law firm Barrett & Weber. Read more about Mr. Barrett: UC biography
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Robert E. Richardson, Jr. ’05 was selected to serve as secretary of the Board of Trustees. Richardson is the Executive Director and Founder of the Coalition for Sustainable Communities, a nonprofit development corporation which invests in development projects that are sustainable for both the community and the environment. He serves as Of Counsel with the law firm Branstetter, Stranch, & Jennings. His practice areas include labor and employment, personal injury and wrongful death, and class action litigation. Read more about Mr. Richardson: UC biography
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