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  • 13 Nov 2018 1:33 PM | Kim Fantaci (Administrator)

    Nearly 600 new lawyers will walk across the stage Nov. 13 to receive their law certificates and be admitted to practice law in Ohio during two special Supreme Court sessions at the Palace Theatre in Columbus.

    Ohio Supreme Court Chief Justice Maureen O’Connor will administer the oath of office to applicants who were successful on their July Ohio bar examination and who have satisfied all of the Supreme Court’s other requirements for admission. About 70 percent of those who sat for the July exam received a passing score. Seventy-nine percent of the first-time test takers passed.

    View a complete list of those who passed the July bar exam.

    Justice Terrence O’Donnell will give both keynote speeches during the bar admissions ceremonies, which begin at 10:30 a.m. and 2 p.m.

    The ceremony will be streamed live on the Supreme Court’s website.


  • 13 Nov 2018 1:24 PM | Kim Fantaci (Administrator)

    Michelle J. Sheehan Elected Eighth District

    Court of Appeals Judge

    CLEVELAND, OH – Reminger Co., LPA is proud to announce that Michelle J. Sheehan has been elected as Judge for the Eighth District Court of Appeals. Michelle begins her term January 2, 2019.

    “We would like to congratulate Michelle on this auspicious accomplishment,” stated Reminger Managing Partner Stephen Walters. “We are fortunate to call Michelle our colleague and friend. Her thoughtfulness and compassion combined with her deep knowledge and appreciation of the appellate process have truly prepared her for this opportunity. Those unique qualities that have made Michelle an exceptional lawyer will serve her well in her new role on the bench.”

    Michelle joined Reminger as a law clerk while attending Cleveland-Marshall College of Law. She became an Associate with the firm in 1993 and was promoted to Shareholder in 1999. Her litigation practice included an array of legal issues involving municipalities, such as employment, Section 1983 actions and First Amendment issues. She was also a leader in the firm regarding appellate advocacy, insurance coverage matters, and retail and hospitality issues. In addition to handling civil jury trials in state and federal court, she is certified as an 'Appellate Law Specialist' by the Ohio State Bar Association and routinely argued cases before the state and federal appellate benches.

    "As a judge, I will work toward providing access to the courts for all litigants in an efficient and organized manner," said Sheehan. "I will use the skills that I have acquired through years of practice and provide a perspective of a seasoned lawyer who has appeared before many different state and federal appellate courts.”

    The Eighth District Court of Appeals serves Cuyahoga County, Ohio, and is one of 12 courts of appeals in the state. The Eighth District Court of Appeals hears appeals of judgments and final orders entered in civil and criminal cases entered by all trial courts in Cuyahoga County, including appeals from the General Division, Domestic Relations Division, Probate Division and Juvenile Division of the Court of Common Pleas of Cuyahoga County, and from every municipal court in the county.

    About Reminger, Attorneys at Law:

    Reminger Co., L.P.A. is a full-service law firm with fourteen offices throughout the Midwest: Cleveland, Cincinnati, Columbus, Akron, Youngstown, Sandusky, Toledo, Fort Mitchell, Lexington, Louisville, Indianapolis, Fort Wayne, Northwest Indiana and Evansville. With more than 140 attorneys collectively, Reminger's practice areas include all aspects of litigation, along with corporate, tax, real estate and probate matters. Our fundamental objective in all the legal services we provide is to obtain the best possible results for our clients in the most practical and efficient manner possible. For more information, visit Reminger at www.reminger.com.

  • 09 Nov 2018 12:33 PM | Kim Fantaci (Administrator)

    Nearly 600 new lawyers will walk across the stage Nov. 13 to receive their law certificates and be admitted to practice law in Ohio during two special Supreme Court sessions at the Palace Theatre in Columbus.

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  • 01 Nov 2018 3:21 PM | Kim Fantaci (Administrator)

    Ohio attorneys now have access to a resource for understanding, identifying, and reporting elder abuse.

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  • 01 Nov 2018 3:20 PM | Kim Fantaci (Administrator)

    Graduates who have successfully battled their addiction to drugs recently gathered to celebrate Ashtabula County Drug Court’s 10th anniversary.

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  • 30 Oct 2018 5:11 PM | Kim Fantaci (Administrator)

    Renee M. DiSalvo has been appointed by Gov. John Kasich to serve as a judge on the Youngstown Municipal Court.

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  • 29 Oct 2018 3:36 PM | Kim Fantaci (Administrator)

    The Ohio Board of Professional Conduct today announced November disciplinary hearings involving attorneys and judges charged with professional misconduct.

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  • 29 Oct 2018 3:35 PM | Kim Fantaci (Administrator)

    More than 200 people lined up inside Franklin County Municipal Court looking for a way to be lawfully behind the wheel after lengthy, sometimes years-long, entanglements.

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  • 26 Oct 2018 12:53 PM | Kim Fantaci (Administrator)

    November’s general election in Ohio includes 164 judicial seats at the state, appellate, common pleas, and county court levels and nearly 240 candidates vying for those seats. Included are two openings on the Ohio Supreme Court.

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  • 26 Oct 2018 12:51 PM | Kim Fantaci (Administrator)

    As the #MeToo movement maintains its impact across the nation, the legal experts continue to weigh in on its effect on the profession.

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