29 Hahn Loeser Attorneys Named to the 2018 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America©: Three Partners Distinguished as “Lawyer of the Year”

Hahn Loeser & Parks LLP is pleased to announce that 29 of the firm’s attorneys have been named to the 2018 edition of The Best Lawyers in America® and three partners have been distinguished as “Lawyer of the Year.”

Best Lawyers identifies the best individuals in their fields through a transparent peer-review survey process and proven methodology that is designed to capture the consensus opinion of leading lawyers within the same geography and legal practice area. 

Three of the firm’s attorneys have been named “Lawyer of the Year” by Best Lawyers in their respective areas of practice.  Only a single lawyer in each practice area and community is honored with a “Lawyer of the Year” award. In Cleveland, Robert J. Fogarty has been named a “Lawyer of the Year” in Litigation – Real Estate and Warren Goldenberg has been named a “Lawyer of the Year” in Venture Capital Law.  In Columbus, Ohio, Marc J. Kessler has been named a “Lawyer of the Year” in Mass Tort Litigation/Class Actions – Defendants.

In addition, in Cleveland, 22 attorneys were named to The Best Lawyers in America in their respective areas for 2018. These include:

Douglas Carlson in Trusts and Estates; Arthur L. Cobb in both Health Care Law and Real Estate Law; M. Patricia Culler in Trusts and Estates and Litigation - Trusts and Estates; Rocco I. Debitetto in Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law; Daniel A. DeMarco in Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law and Litigation – Bankruptcy;  Christina D'Eramo Evans in Trusts and Estates; Robert J. Fogarty in Commercial Litigation; Litigation – Antitrust; Litigation - Real Estate; Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions – Defendants; Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions – Plaintiffs; Stephen H. Gariepy in both Closely Held Companies and Family Businesses Law and Trusts and Estates; Warren Goldenberg in Corporate Law and Venture Capital Law; Steven A. Goldfarb in Commercial Litigation, Insurance Law and Litigation - Banking and Finance: Stanley R. Gorom III in Real Estate Law; Joan M. Gross in Trusts and Estates; Stephen J. Knerly, Jr. in Art Law and Non-Profit / Charities Law; John Paul Lucci in Corporate Law; F. Ronald O'Keefe in Corporate Law; Lawrence E. Oscar in Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law; Richard T. Prasse in Employment Law – Management and Labor Law – Management; R. Robert Remington in Construction Law and Litigation – Construction; Dennis R. Rose in Commercial Litigation and Litigation - Trusts and Estates; Craig Owen White in Corporate Compliance Law and Corporate Governance Law; and Christopher B. Wick in Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law.

In Columbus, four attorneys were named to The Best Lawyers in America in their respective areas for 2018. These include:

Marc J. Kessler in Commercial Litigation; Franchise Law, Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions – Defendants, and Product Liability Litigation – Defendants; Thomas J. Riley in Business Organizations (including LLCs and Partnerships); O. Judson Scheaf III in Commercial Litigation, Litigation – Construction, Litigation – Intellectual Property, and Litigation – Land Use and Zoning; and Douglas J. Suter in Employment Law – Management and Labor Law – Management.

In Fort Myers, Florida, Theodore L. Tripp, Jr. was named to The Best Lawyers in America in the areas of Bet-the-Company Litigation, Commercial Litigation, Litigation - Real Estate and Litigation - Trusts and Estates.

In Naples, three attorneys were named to The Best Lawyers in America in their respective areas for 2018. These include:

Jeffrey M. Folkman in the areas of Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law and Tax Law; Andrew J. Krause in Trusts and Estates and Jeanne L. Seewald in the areas of Administrative / Regulatory Law, Copyright Law, Litigation - Intellectual Property,  Mergers and Acquisitions Law and Trademark Law.