• The Ohio State University, B.S., B.A., 1992
  • The University of Akron School of Law, J.D., 1995


  • Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation


  • Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association
  • Ohio State Bar Association
  • Archery Trade Association
  • Treestand Manufacturers Association
  • Defense Research Institute
  • Legal Task Force for Sports & Fitness Industry Association

Representative Matters

  • Defended interstate motor carrier and driver at trial alleging multiple vehicle collision and quadriplegic injuries in Minnesota resulting in favorable verdict.
  • Successful defense at trial representing international corporation alleged to have been responsible for improper maintenance to motor carrier resulting in multiple car collision, death, and severe injuries in New Jersey.
  • Obtained defense verdict at trial of manufacturer of window screens; alleged defect resulted in second story falls and traumatic brain injury to toddlers in Illinois.
  • Represented construction company alleged to have caused traumatic brain injury to construction worker in Philadelphia.
  • In an admitted liability matter involving negligently adulterated feed product for use with livestock, obtained favorable verdict at trial held in Cleveland, Ohio.