Class Notes

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Gwen Silverberg Callender, 1991

Gwen Silverberg Callender '91 was promoted to the position of Chief Counsel for the Fraternal Order of Police of Ohio, Inc. and the Fraternal Order of Police, Ohio Labor Council, Inc. The Fraternal Order of Police of Ohio, Inc. is Ohio's largest law enforcement organization with a membership of over 26,000 and close to 200 local lodges. Callender has served as General Counsel for the FOP for the past twenty-six years. She has represented law enforcement officers throughout the State of Ohio in grievance arbitration hearings, contract negotiations, disciplinary matters, litigation and administrative practice and appeals. She also provides legal advice to the Executive Board and Board of Trustees of the State FOP Lodge on issues of contract law, corporate law and non-profit corporate practice.

Frederick Coombs, 1972

Fredrick Coombs '72 retired from Harrington, Hoppe & Mitchell, Ltd. in Youngstown, Ohio, but not before being named an Ohio SuperLawyer for the eighth consecutive year. He will keep busy getting back to his roots performing magic shows, as he did while studying at Moritz. Coombs will also continue to be heavily involved in Boy Scouts, serving on the board of the Great Trail Council.

Ashley Johns, 2013

Ashley L. Johns '13 has joined the Columbus, Ohio office of Reminger Co., LPA. Johns focuses her legal practice primarily on medical malpractice defense. She is also a presenter for the Ohio Attorney General Interpersonal Violence Response Training Team.  

Lawrence Stotter , 1958

Lawrence Stotter '58 placed first in his age group (85-89) in the decathlon at the Western Regional Multi Championship, which was held Sept. 10-11, 2016, in Kentfield, California. He is currently ranked No. 1 in the U.S. for the decathlon event for his age group. Stotter is also currently ranked in the top 25 in the U.S. for his age group in the following track and field events: shot put, javelin, discus, high jump, 100 meter run, and 400 meter run in the current USATF 2016 Masters Track and Field rankings.

Kelli Amador , 2016

Kelli Jo Amador '16 has joined Dickie, McCamey & Chilcote, P.C., as an associate in the firm's transportation law practice group. Her practice there focuses on transportation law and general liability litigation.

Kendall Kadish, 2016

Kendall P. Kadish '16 has joined Keating Muething & Klekamp PLL as an associate in the firm's real estate group. His practice there focuses on real estate financing, real estate sales, and acquisitions and leasing.

Bradley Wright, 1990

Bradley A. Wright '90 has been named partner-in-charge of Ohio at Roetzel & Andress. A partner and group leader in the firm's transportation law group, Wright's practice focuses on providing business counsel, litigation strategy, and trial capabilities.

Wayne Roberts, 1999

Wayne D. Roberts '99 has been named partner at Varnum in Grand Rapids, Michigan. A member of the firm's tax team, his practice focuses on all aspects of federal and state tax planning and tax litigation.

William Leuby, 1983

William A. Leuby '83, senior vice president of Hamilton Capital Management, was named one of the “Best Financial Advisers For Doctors” by Medical Economics magazine. Medical Economics is a bi-weekly journal that informs, educates, and assists physicians with the business side of medicine. The magazine’s “2016 Best Financial Advisers For Doctors” list, which was compiled through advisor nominations and vetted by the publication’s editors, recognizes the nation’s top financial advisors who “have worked extensively with doctors.” Leuby is a senior member of the wealth advisory team and a member of the investment advisory committee at Hamilton.

Barbara Rivas, 2011

Barbara G. Rivas '11 has been named a "Rising Star" on the 2017 list of Ohio Super Lawyers in the area of business/corporate law. An associate in the Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick, LLP Toledo office, her practice focuses on corporate law / business organizations and REITs.