Summary

Laura has broad-based experience representing publicly-traded and closely-held corporations, individuals and nonprofit organizations. Specific areas of practice include mergers and acquisitions, business succession planning, and corporate governance.

Laura received her law degree from the University of Cincinnati College of Law and her undergraduate degree in political science from Miami University. She is a dedicated and highly involved community leader, currently serving on the board of trustees of the Cincinnati Parks Foundation. In addition, Laura just completed serving her six year term as an elected member of Council of the Village of Indian Hill  As a part of her duties on Council, Laura was the chair of the Law Committee and a member of the Public Safety Committee, Grounds Committee and Grand Valley Advisory Committee. She served as a board member for the Madeira Indian Hill Joint Fire District and as a member of the Indian Hill Planning Commission. Laura participated in Class 35 of Leadership Cincinnati and served on the planned giving advisory board of the Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Gardens. Laura is continuing with her commitment to Catholic Inner-city School Education by serving on the CISE Foundation Planned Giving Advisory Board. Past Board positions in the Cincinnati community include secretary to the Cincinnati Bar Association, Cincinnati Bar Foundation, Pro-Seniors, Beech Acres Parenting Center and Springer School.

Awards

  • Graduate, Leadership Cincinnati (Class 35)

All Service Areas

Education

  • University of Cincinnati College of Law (1989)
  • Miami University (1986)

Admissions

  • State - Ohio

Professional Affiliations

  • Cincinnati Bar Association (Former Board Member, Secretary)
  • Cincinnati Bar Foundation (Former Board Member)
  • Greater Cincinnati Venture Association (Member)

Community Involvement

  • Beech Acres (Parenting Center, Former Board Member)
  • Catholic Inner-City Schools Education Fund (CISE) (Planned Giving Advisory Board)
  • Cincinnati Parks Foundation (Board of Trustees)
  • Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Gardens (Former Member, Planned Giving Advisory Board)
  • Madeira/Indian Hill Fire Department (Board Member)
  • Ohio Alleycat Rescue (Volunteer)
  • Pro Seniors, Inc. (Former Board Member)
  • Springer School (Former Board Member)
  • Village of Indian Hill (Former Council Member)