Eugene primarily focuses on commercial financing, mergers and acquisitions, and venture capital transactions. He regularly counsels clients on various legal matters affecting their businesses, including commercial agreements and legal entity governance. Eugene has represented private equity and privately held companies in the negotiation, structuring, and documentation of various commercial transactions.

Prior to entering private practice, Eugene served as a law clerk to the Honorable Arthur I. Harris at the U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Northern District of Ohio. He also served as a judicial intern to the Honorable Patricia A. Delaney at the Ohio Fifth District Court of Appeals.

In 2011, Eugene received his J.D., cum laude, from The Ohio State University Moritz College of Law, where he was an associate editor of the Ohio State Journal of Criminal Law. During law school, he received CALI Awards in Debtor & Creditor Law and Legal Writing & Analysis. He also earned the Judge Ernest Karam Award and was recognized as a Public Service Fellow with Dean's Special Recognition. In 2008, Eugene earned his B.S. in accounting, summa cum laude, from Case Western Reserve University.


  • Honoree, Best Lawyers®Ones to Watch,” Banking and Finance Law, Corporate Governance and Compliance Law (2021)

All Service Areas


  • The Ohio State University Moritz College of Law (2011)
  • Case Western Reserve University (2008)


  • Federal - Northern District of Ohio
  • State - Ohio

Professional Affiliations

  • Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association


  • The Legal Aid Society of Cleveland

    Member, Partners in Justice Program (2016 - present)