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  • 51 Frost Brown Todd Attorneys named to 2019 Ohio Super Lawyers® and Ohio Rising Stars® Lists

Super Lawyers, a Thomson Reuters business, awarded 51 Frost Brown Todd attorneys with its top two recognitions of the year. A total of 35 attorneys earned the 2019 Ohio Super Lawyers® title while 15 made the 2019 Ohio Rising Stars® list. Attorneys represent several practice areas including health care, construction, business, civil and environmental litigation, and real estate. They work out of Frost Brown Todd’s Cincinnati, West Chester and Columbus offices.

In addition to the Super Lawyer title, Cincinnati Member Deborah S. Adams went on to be selected for the Ohio Super Lawyers Top 50 Women Lawyers, Top 50 Lawyers in Cincinnati and the Top 25 Women Lawyers in Cincinnati lists. Cincinnati Member Christopher S. Habel achieved ten years on the list. Only five percent of lawyers from Ohio earn the Super Lawyer title and only two and a half percent are named a Rising Star. To qualify, you must demonstrate a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement.

The 2019 Frost Brown Todd Ohio Super Lawyers® include:

Deborah S. Adams: Employee Litigation – Defense
Matthew C. Blickensderfer: Appellate
Scott R. Brown: Civil Litigation – Defense
Grant S. Cowan: Business Litigation
Joseph J. Dehner: International
Douglas R. Dennis: Appellate
Susan Grogan Faller: Media/Advertising
James C. Frooman: Business Litigation
Thomas L. Gabelman: Construction Litigation
Ronald E. Gold: Bankruptcy – Business
Christopher S. Habel: Environmental
Walter E. Haggerty, Jr.: Health Care
Adam P. Hall: Business Litigation
Stephen N. Haughey: Environmental
John S. Higgins: Construction Litigation
Patricia D. Laub: Estate & Probate
Douglas L. Lutz: Bankruptcy – Business
Bernard L. McKay: Estate & Probate
Kevin N. McMurray: Environmental Litigation
William L. Montague: Estate & Probate
Richard L. Moore: Employment Litigation – Defense
Jeffery R. Rush: Banking
Jeffrey S. Shoskin: Employee Litigation: Defense
David A. Skidmore, Jr.: Employment & Labor

John I. Cadwallader: Real Estate
Stephen E. Chappelear: Business Litigation
Daniel F. Edwards: Construction Litigation
Jeremy Grayem: Business Litigation
Andrea M. Salimbene: Environmental
Stephen P. Samuels: Environmental
Noel C. Shepard: Workers’ Compensation
Kevin T. Shook: Business Litigation
Thomas V. Williams: Employment & Labor


Donald L. Crain: Employment & Labor
Scott D. Phillips: State/Local/Municipal

The Frost Brown Todd attorneys selected for the 2019 edition of Ohio Rising Stars® include:

Maureen A. Bickley: Personal Injury – Products: Defense
Luke J. Busam: Construction Litigation
Alexander S. Czanik: Intellectual Property
Ryan W. Goellner: Business Litigation
Ryan S. Lett: Business Litigation
Robert P. Mecklenborg, Jr.: Government Finance
Ali Razzaghi: Business Litigation
Neal Shah: Employment & Labor
Eric W. Volz: Intellectual Property

Yazan S. Ashrawi: General Litigation
Anne E. Duprey: Employment & Labor
Ashley L. Oliker: Business Litigation

Charles B. Galvin: General Litigation
Austin W. Musser: Business Litigation
Benjamin J. Yoder: State/ Local/Municipal

Visit Super Lawyers Best of the Best to view the full Ohio rankings.