Class Notes

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Charles Watterman, 1977

Charles H. Waterman III ’77 was named in the 2010 edition of The Best Lawyers in America in the area of environmental law. Waterman is a partner in the Columbus office of Bricker & Eckler LLP.


James Rutledge, 1977

James A. Rutledge ’77 was named in the 2010 edition of The Best Lawyers in America in the area of corporate law. Rutledge is a partner in the Columbus office of Bricker & Eckler LLP.


Gregory Rankin, 1977

Gregory D. Rankin ’77 was named in the 2010 edition of The Best Lawyers in America in the area of professional malpractice. Rankin is a partner in the Columbus office of Lane Alton & Horst.


Kevin McDermott, 1977

Kevin McDermott ’77 was named in the 2010 edition of The Best Lawyers in America in the area of commercial litigation. McDermott is a partner in the Columbus office of Schottenstein Zox & Dunn.


Joseph Gerling, 1977

Joseph A. Gerling ’77 was named in the 2010 edition of The Best Lawyers in America in the areas of personal injury and product liability law. Gerling is a partner in the Columbus office of Lane Alton & Horst.


Steven Kerber, 1976

Steven R. Kerber ’76 was named in the 2010 edition of The Best Lawyers in America in the area of corporate law. Kerber is a partner in the Columbus office of Bricker & Eckler LLP.


William Kelly, 1976

William J. Kelly ’76 was appointed as chair to the Construction Law Committee of the Ohio State Bar Association. Kelly practices in the areas of corporate and business law at Porter Wright Morris & Arthur LLP in Columbus.


Michael Zatezalo, 1975

Michael E. Zatezalo ’75 was named in the 2010 edition of The Best Lawyers in America. Zatezalo serves as managing director of the firm, Kegler, Brown, Hill & Ritter, and focuses his practice primarily in the areas of real estate and financing and gaming law, for which he serves as the firm’s practice chair.


Karen Moore, 1975

Karen M. Moore ’75 was named in the 2010 edition of The Best Lawyers in America in the area of trusts and estates. Moore is a partner in the Columbus office of Bricker & Eckler LLP.


Steven Jemison, 1975

Steven W. Jemison ’75 was named an at-large member of the 11-member governing board established to guide the high school Law & Leadership Institute. The institute was formed last year as a pilot project in Ohio to improve diversity in the legal profession. Jemison is general counsel at Procter & Gamble in Cincinnati.