Partner in the Commercial Group with emphasis on bankruptcy, loan restructurings and workouts, creditors' rights, financing transactions, commercial law and banking. Past chair of the firm's bankruptcy and restructuring practice.
Admitted to Ohio (1984); US District Court, Northern and Southern Districts of Ohio; US Court of Appeals, Sixth Circuit.
Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association (Executive Committee; Trustee; Member, Bankruptcy and Commercial Law Section); Trustee, Treasurer, President, Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Foundation; Ohio State Bar Association; Turnaround Management Association; American Bankruptcy Institute.
Vanderbilt University School of Law, JD, 1984; Vanderbilt University, BA, summa cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa, 1980.