Legal Directory Featured

8:00pm EDT October 26, 2009

Jones Day

325 John H. McConnell Blvd, Suite 600
Columbus, OH 43215
(614) 469-3939
www.jonesday.com
Elizabeth Kessler
Partner-in-charge
About
Jones Day is an international law firm with 30 locations in centers of business and finance throughout the world. With more than 2,400 lawyers, including more than 400 in Europe, and 200 in Asia, it ranks among the world’s largest law firms.
Founded: 1980
Selected services
Corporate & business law; litigation; labor & employment law

Baker & Hostetler LLP

65 E. State St., Suite 2100
Columbus, OH 43215
(614) 228-1541
www.bakerlaw.com
Daniel J. Gunsett
Managing partner
About
Baker Hostetler has more than 600 attorneys across offices coast-to-coast and internationally. The firm serves clients in such diverse industries as hospitality, health care, financial services, media, energy, sports and technology.
Founded: 1979
Selected services
M&A; environmental law; tax law; litigation; corporate

Bailey Cavalieri LLC

10 W. Broad St., Suite 2100
Columbus, OH 43215
(614) 221-3155
www.baileycavalieri.com
Donald G. Paynter
Managing director
About
Bailey Cavalieri is an Ohio-based law firm that provides transactional, litigation and counseling services to businesses and individuals both locally and globally.
Founded: 2003
Selected services
D&O liability; bankruptcy; corporate; health care

Thompson Hine

41 S. High St., Suite 1700
(614) 469-3200
www.thompsonhine.com
Anthony C. White
Partner-in-charge
About
Thompson Hine is a business law firm dedicated to providing superior client service. With approximately 400 lawyers in eight offices, we serve premier businesses worldwide.
Founded: 1981
Selected services
Construction; business litigation; real estate; corporate transactions

Bricker & Eckler LLP

100 S. Third St.
Columbus, OH 43215
(614) 227-2300
www.bricker.com
Richard C. Simpson
Managing partner
About
Bricker & Eckler LLP has offices in Columbus, Cleveland and Cincinnati-Dayton. The firm represents corporations, nonprofit organizations, government agencies, health care facilities, school districts and municipalities, as well as individuals.
Founded: 1944
Selected services
Health care law, construction law, bonds and public finance, real estate, education

Calfee, Halter & Griswold LLP

21 E. State St., Suite 1100
Columbus, OH 43215
(614) 621-1500
www.calfee.com
Douglas S. Morgan
Senior counsel
About
Calfee, Halter & Griswold LLP has been providing legal counsel for more than 100 years. With offices in Cleveland and Columbus, the firm recognizes that every client, business and deal is unique and treats each situation with integrity and an entrepreneurial spirit.
Founded: 1988
Selected services
Corporate law, government relations, litigation

Kegler, Brown, Hill & Ritter Co. LPA

65 E. State St., Suite 1800
Columbus, OH 43215
(614) 462-5400
www.keglerbrown.com
Michael E. Zatezalo
Managing director
About
Kegler, Brown, Hill & Ritter Co. LPA is a professional services firm providing innovative legal solutions for business, litigation, government relations, real estate, construction and IP needs, and more. The firm serves clients locally, nationally and globally.
Founded: 1964
Selected services
Mergers and acquisitions, corporate law, government relations, litigation, estate planning, real estate

McDonald Hopkins LLC

41 S. High St., Suite 3550
Columbus, OH 43215
(614) 458-0025
www.mcdonaldhopkins.com
Thomas M. Zaino
Managing member
About
McDonald Hopkins LLC is a business advisory and advocacy law firm. The company has five offices across the country and a diverse and loyal customer base. The firm provides comprehensive legal services and teams of specialized attorneys.
Selected services
Commercial services, finance, litigation, real estate, taxation

Porter Wright Morris & Arthur LLP

41 S. High St.
Columbus, OH 43215
(614) 227-2000
www.porterwright.com
Robert W. Trafford
Managing partner
About
Porter Wright Morris & Arthur LLP is a law firm with attorneys located in six offices in Ohio, Florida and Washington, D.C. The firm is committed to providing exceptional service to clients across a wide range of practice areas.
Founded: 1846
Selected services
Litigation, environmental law, finance, corporate law

Schottenstein Zox & Dunn Co. LPA

250 West St.
Columbus, OH 43215
(614) 462-2700
www.szd.com
James E. Davidson
President
About
With offices in Columbus, Cleveland, Cincinnati and Raleigh, N.C., Schottenstein Zox & Dunn has more than 125 attorneys who serve the business community, from small, entrepreneurial and family-owned businesses to publicly traded corporations.
Founded: 1966
Selected services
Labor and employment law, business/corporate/restructuring, litigation, health care law

Squire, Sanders & Dempsey LLP

2000 Huntington Center
41 S. High St.
Columbus, OH 43215
(614) 365-2700
www.ssd.com
Alex Shumate
Managing partner
About
Squire, Sanders & Dempsey LLP is a legal firm with a global presence, with 32 offices around the world and lawyers who operate in 30 languages. The firm represents a wide range of companies, industries and entities.
Fou nded: 1976
Selected services
Corporate law, litigation, labor and employment, public finance, health care law

Vorys, Sater, Seymour and Pease LLP

52 E. Gay St.
Columbus, OH 43215
(614) 464-6400
www.vorys.com
Russell M. Gertmenian
Managing partner
About
Vorys, Sater, Seymour and Pease LLP provides business and legal counsel to clients across the United States and around the world. The firm had 385 attorneys in eight offices in Ohio, Virginia, Texas and Washington, D.C.
Founded: 1909
Selected services
Real estate, corporate law, labor and employment, litigation, banking and finance

Jones Day

325 John H. McConnell Blvd, Suite 600
Columbus, OH 43215
(614) 469-3939
www.jonesday.com
Elizabeth Kessler
Partner-in-charge
About
Jones Day is an international law firm with 30 locations in centers of business and finance throughout the world. With more than 2,400 lawyers, including more than 400 in Europe, and 200 in Asia, it ranks among the world’s largest law firms.
Founded: 1980
Selected services
Corporate & business law; litigation; labor & employment law

Baker & Hostetler LLP

65 E. State St., Suite 2100
Columbus, OH 43215
(614) 228-1541
www.bakerlaw.com
Daniel J. Gunsett
Managing partner
About
Baker Hostetler has more than 600 attorneys across offices coast-to-coast and internationally. The firm serves clients in such diverse industries as hospitality, health care, financial services, media, energy, sports and technology.
Founded: 1979
Selected services
M&A; environmental law; tax law; litigation; corporate

Bailey Cavalieri LLC

10 W. Broad St., Suite 2100
Columbus, OH 43215
(614) 221-3155
www.baileycavalieri.com
Donald G. Paynter
Managing director
About
Bailey Cavalieri is an Ohio-based law firm that provides transactional, litigation and counseling services to businesses and individuals both locally and globally.
Founded: 2003
Selected services
D&O liability; bankruptcy; corporate; health care

Thompson Hine

41 S. High St., Suite 1700
(614) 469-3200
www.thompsonhine.com
Anthony C. White
Partner-in-charge
About
Thompson Hine is a business law firm dedicated to providing superior client service. With approximately 400 lawyers in eight offices, we serve premier businesses worldwide.
Founded: 1981
Selected services
Construction; business litigation; real estate; corporate transactions

Dinsmore & Shohl LLP

191 Nationwide Blvd., Suite 300
(614) 221-8448
www.dinslaw.com
Donald B. Leach Jr.
Managing partner
About
With more than 450 attorneys in four states and 10 offices, Dinsmore & Shohl is one of the largest full-service firms in the Midwest and the country.
Founded: 1908
Selected services
Workers’ Compensation; corporate law; real estate & construction; estate/trust law

Carlile Patchen & Murphy LLP

366 E. Broad St.
Columbus, OH 43215
(614) 228-6135
www.cpmlaw.com
Robert B. Barnett Jr.
Managing partner
About
Carlile Patchen & Murphy offers a host of legal services for businesses, from entity formation and ownership interests to financing, tax planning, and operations. The firm has 35 attorneys.
Founded: 1967
Selected services
Closely-held business law; litigation; employment; securities

Chester Wilcox & Saxbe LLP

65 E. State St., Suite 1000
Columbus, OH 43215
(614) 221-4000
www.cwslaw.com
John W. Bentine
Managing partner
About
Established in 1884, Chester Willcox & Saxbe, LLP is a full-service Columbus law firm with a business orientation designed to meet the needs of its corporate and individual clients, regardless of size.
Founded: 1884
Selected services
Family-owned businesses; corporate law; real estate; environmental law

Isaac Brant Ledmen & Teetor LLP

250 E. Broad St.
Columbus, OH 43215
(614) 221-2121
www.isaacbrant.com
Randy S. Kurek
Partner
About
Isaac, Brant, Ledman & Teetor is a law firm with more than 30 attorneys who offer outstanding expertise in nearly all areas of legal practice.
Founded: 1984
Selected services
Intellectual property; government affairs; business; litigation

Maguire & Schneider LLP

250 Civic Center Dr., Suite 500
(614) 224-1222
www.ms-lawfirm.com
Patrick D. Maguire
Managing partner
About
Maguire & Schneider is a Columbus-based firm with more than 20 lawyers and represents clients that include financial institutions, regional real estate brokerage firms, title companies, insurance companies, governmental entities, small business, individuals and families.
Founded: 1993
Selected services
Criminal defense; regulatory proceedings; real estate; civil litigation

Roetzel & Andress LPA

155 E. Broad St.
Columbus, OH 43215
(614) 463-9770
www.ralaw.com
Thomas A. Dillon
Partner-in-charge
About
Roetzel & Andress is a law firm with 11 offices located in Akron, Cincinnati, Cleveland, Columbus, and Toledo, Ohio; Fort Lauderdale, Fort Myers, Naples, Orlando, and Tallahassee, Florida; and Washington, DC.
Founded: 1986
Selected services
Business law; trust & estate planning; medical defense; financial law

Lane, Alton & Horst LLC

2 Miranova Place
Columbus, OH 43215
(614) 228-6885
www.lah4law.com
Gregory D. Rankin
Managing partner
About
Lane, Alton & Horst offers representation in business, corporate and commercial matters to clients in Central Ohio, across the state and nationwide.
Founded: 1929
Selected services
Construction law; litigation; business & corporate law; professional liability

Benesch Friedlander Coplan & Arnoff LLP

41 S. High St.
Columbus, OH 43215
(614) 223-9300
www.beneschlaw.com
C. David Paragas
Partner-in-charge
About
Benesch, Friedlander, Coplan & Aronoff LLP is a business law firm with five offices in the United States and Asia. The firm’s areas of specialty include business reorganization, commercial finance and banking and securities.
Founded: 1984
Selected services
Public law; health care; corporate & securities; transportation law

Crabbe Brown & James LLP

500 S. Front St., Suite 1200
Columbus, OH 43215
(614) 228-5511
www.cbjlawyers.com
Jeffrey M. Brown
Partner-in-charge
About
Benesch, Friedlander, Coplan & Aronoff LLP is a business law firm with five offices in the United States and Asia. The firm’s areas of specialty include business reorganization, commercial finance and banking and securities.
Founded: 1984
Selected services
Public law; health care; corporate & securities; transportation law