Class Notes

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Randall Moore, 1978

Randall E. Moore ’78 was named in the 2010 edition of The Best Lawyers in America in the area of public finance law. Moore is a partner in the Columbus office of Bricker & Eckler LLP.


Natalie Martin Jackson , 2003

Natalie Martin Jackson ’03 earned her Ph.D. in higher education administration from the University of Toledo in August 2009. In the same month, she was hired as in-house counsel for Owens Community College in Toledo.


Jessica Walls Philemond , 2003

Jessica Walls Philemond ’03 and her husband, Jean Philemond ’02, welcomed their first child, Mia Isabella Philemond, on March 24.


Robert Meyer, 1978

Robert A. Meyer, Jr. ’78 has been recognized by Chambers USA 2009 as one of the leading lawyers in Ohio in the area of real estate: zoning/land use. Meyer works in the Columbus office of Porter Wright Morris & Arthur.


Daniel Papajcik , 2004

Daniel A. Papajcik ’04 left the U.S. Army JAG Corps after four years of service to work at MetLife as an account executive. Papajcik is working in the company’s Chicago office, where he assists large employers with their benefits offerings. He also has started an outside law practice focused on helping consumers and small businesses with financial transactions.


Kelly Curtis, 2005

Kelly K. Curtis ’05 joined the Cleveland-Marshall College of Law legal writing faculty. Immediately before taking the faculty position, Curtis was an assistant public defender with the Ohio Public Defender in Columbus.


Diedre Washington Smith, 2005

Diedre Washington Smith ’05 and her husband, Keyshorn, welcomed a baby girl, Khelis Marian Smith, on Jan. 7.


Zachary Bolitho , 2007

Zachary Bolitho ’07 recently joined the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Eastern District of Tennessee in Knoxville as an assistant U.S. attorney in the Appellate Section. Bolitho is responsible for briefing and arguing cases before the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit.


John Cook, 1978

John W. Cook III ’78 was named in the 2010 edition of The Best Lawyers in America in the area of corporate law. Cook is a partner in the Columbus office of Bricker & Eckler LLP.


Richard Barnhart, 1978

Richard Barnhart ’78 was named in the 2010 edition of The Best Lawyers in America in the areas of banking law and corporate law. Barnhart is a partner in the Columbus office of Schottenstein Zox & Dunn.