Serves as Managing Partner of the Firm and is Chairman of the Executive Committee.
Previous Chairman of the Real Estate and Construction Law Practice Group and Managing Partner of the Cleveland Office.
Practices primarily in the areas of real estate, land use and zoning, construction, eminent domain, real property tax, valuation complaints and commercial litigation.
Represents owners, developers, contractors and governmental entities in all facets of residential, commercial and industrial real estate, including acquisition, financing, development, leasing and disposition.
Lectures attorneys and other professionals in the area of construction, real estate, eminent domain and zoning law.
Listed in The Best Lawyers in America® (2007-2013).
Selected for inclusion in Ohio’s Super Lawyers® (2004 – 2012), as voted by his peers.
Selected to Ohio’s Top 100 Super Lawyers® list (2012) and Cleveland’s Top 50 Super Lawyers® list (2012).
Recognized in the 2009 Corporate Counsel Edition and the 2011 Business Edition of Super Lawyers® for Real Estate.
Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review Rating of AV® Preeminent™, which is the highest possible rating in both legal ability and ethical standards as established by confidential opinions from members of the Bar.
Recipient: “Associate Supplier of the Year Award” from the Home Builder’s Association of Portage and Summit counties for his volunteer work assisting the association with drafting their form contracts.