Cincinnati, OH, March 27, 2008 – Taft Stettinius & Hollister LLP congratulates 43 attorneys recently named as Ohio Super Lawyers by Law & Politics Magazine. Recognizing just the top five percent of all Ohio attorneys, “Super Lawyers” identifies outstanding attorneys from a wide range of practice areas, firm sizes and geographic locations. Seven Taft Law attorneys were included in the Top 100, and three were named in the Top 50 Women in the state of Ohio.
Cincinnati attorneys named are: Lawrence J. Barty, Kim K. Burke, Edward D. Diller, G. Jack Donson, Jr., W. Stuart Dornette, Samuel M. Duran, Gerald S. Greenberg, Stephen M. Griffith, Jr., Thomas D. Heekin, Timothy E. Hoberg, Aimee L. Keller, John J. McCoy, W. Timothy Miller, Patrick J. Mitchell, Stephen M. Nechemias, R. Joseph Parker, David H. Peck, Timothy P. Reilly, Gregory P. Rogers, Russell S. Sayre, Jeffrey S. Schloemer, Thomas R. Schuck, Melvin S. Shotten, Mark J. Stepaniak, Timothy C. Sullivan, Thomas T. Terp and Michael J. Zavatsky.
Additionally, Cincinnati attorneys Doreen Canton and Susan Wheatley were named as two of the Top 50 Women in the state of Ohio and also the Top 25 in Cincinnati. Attorneys listed in the Top 100 in Ohio, and Top 50 in Cincinnati, are: L. Clifford Craig, Daniel J. Hoffheimer, Timothy J. Hurley, Gerald J. Rapien and Robert G. Stachler. G. Jack Donson, Jr. was the only Cincinnati lawyer listed for antitrust litigation.
Cleveland attorneys named are Stephen M. O’Bryan, Mark J. Valponi, Daniel K. Wright, II, Jill F. Helfman, Carl A. Murway and David H. Wallace. Additionally, Jill F. Helfman was named as one of the Top 50 Women in the state of Ohio. Carl A. Murway and David H. Wallace were listed in the Top 100 in Ohio and Top 50 attorneys in Cleveland.
Columbus attorney David L. Johnson was named, as were Dayton attorneys Fred A. Ungerman, Jr. and Hugh E. Wall, III.
To select this year’s group of honorees, Law & Politics asked that Ohio’s legal professionals nominate exceptional attorneys in their own profession. To be chosen, attorneys must have received nominations from outside their firms and have practiced law for a minimum of five years.
About Super Lawyers
Super Lawyers is a listing of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. It is published as a special supplement in leading newspapers and city and regional magazines across the country. Super Lawyers magazine, featuring articles about attorneys named to the Super Lawyers list, is distributed to all attorneys in the state or region, the lead corporate counsel of Russell 3000 companies and the ABA-approved law school libraries. Polling, research and selection are performed by Law & Politics, a publication of Key Professional Media, Inc. Law & Politics has been publishing legal magazines since 1990 and Super Lawyers since 1991. Visit http://www.superlawyers.com/index.html for more information.
About Taft Law
Taft Stettinius & Hollister LLP is a full-service law firm with offices in Cincinnati, Columbus, Cleveland, Dayton, Ohio; Covington, Kentucky and Phoenix, Arizona. With over 200 attorneys, the firm provides a broad range of legal services to businesses and individuals, including litigation, corporate and business law, securities and municipal financing, tax and estate planning, labor and employment law, real estate and environmental, health care, intellectual property and unfair competition and antitrust law.