Practice Areas

​​​Business

 

-Counsel multiple small  and  mid-size businesses, including serving as General Counsel.


-General counsel for the largest Sweeping Corporation in the U.S.


- Counsel for solid waste companies on all aspects of solid waste industry issues, including contractual, NIMBY issues, permitting , nuisance, gas extraction, closure, licensing and compliance.


-Lead Counsel in shareholder  and partner disputes .


- Drafted and reviewed many contracts and served as Lead Counsel in many contract disputes .


Counsel for employment issues.


 Counsel for Non -Compete and trade Secret issues.


-Lead counsel in arbitration and mediation of  multiple business disputes.​​



Environmental Law

 - Counsel for Chemical company for corrective action, NESHAP, ground water remediation and enforcement disputes. 


-Counsel for several hard chrome plating companies on environmental issues including ,NESHAP, contractual , compliance and remediation.


- Lead counsel on the  defense of a multi-plaintiff  tort case involving alleged contamination from a gas station.


- Multiple  environmental enforcement defense cases , including  criminal enforcement.


- Counsel on Comprehensive, Environmental ,Response ,Compensation & Liability Act (CERCLA) defense, as well as other remediation 

based case theories.


-Lead Counsel on $800 million toxic tort class action involving radioactive materials.


​-Counsel on nuisance and trespass cases, including class actions. 


-Negotiated multiple Consent Orders with US and Ohio EPA. 

Construction Law

 

-Counsel on multiple cases involving mechanics liens, delay damages, defects , surety bonds.


-Lead counsel for a public utility in a defense and  recovery 

over the design and construction of high tension electric lines in conformance with the National Electric Safety Code.


-Counsel for construction and  design defects  for special needs facility .


- Multiple construction cases and dispute counseling for multiple clients including mediation, arbitration and trial work.


​- Contract drafting work for  large corporate owner's construction contracts. 

Personal Services

 -Represented individuals in personal injury cases,  employment  ,trade secrets, personal contracts , and real estate disputes