Class Notes

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Thomas Dillon, 1973

Thomas A. Dillon ’73, a partner at Roetzel & Andress, LPA in Columbus, was named to the 2014 Ohio Super Lawyers list. He focuses his practice on medical defense, commercial litigation, and product liability, representing clients that include hospitals, physicians, and nursing homes.


George Rooney, 1973

George W. Rooney Jr. ’73, a partner at Roetzel & Andress, LPA in Akron, Ohio, was named to the 2014 Ohio Super Lawyers list. He practices in the areas of business tort, contract litigation and arbitration, international litigation, and product liability litigation.


Bradley Wright, 1990

Bradley A. Wright ’90, partner-in-charge of the Akron, Ohio, office of Roetzel & Andress, LPA, was named to the 2014 Ohio Super Lawyerslist. He also leads his firm’s transportation law group, which has been recognized as a National Tier practice by U.S. News & World Report.


Erika Haupt , 0000

Erika L. Haupt ’94 was named as one of the top 25 women lawyers in Columbus in 2014 by Super Lawyers. Haupt is a partner in the Columbus office of Roetzel & Andress, and her practice focuses on wealth transfer and estate planning matters, including business succession planning.


Ronald Kopp, 1979

Ronald S. Kopp ’79 was named as one of the top 100 lawyers in Ohio and one of the top 50 lawyers in Cleveland by Super Lawyers in 2014. Kopp is a partner in the Akron, Ohio office of Roetzel & Andress, and he practices in the areas of business and commercial litigation.


Susan Box, 1985

Susan S. Box ’85 was named as one of the top 50 women lawyers in Ohio for 2013-14 and one of the top 25 women lawyers in Cleveland by Super Lawyers. Box is a partner in the Akron, Ohio office of Roetzel & Andress, and her practice focuses on product liability defense.


Louis Tosi, 1974

Louis E. Tosi ’74, a partner in the Toledo office of Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick, LLP, was named to the 2014 Ohio Super Lawyers list in the areas of environmental law, administrative law, and class action/mass torts. He serves as chair of the firm’s environmental practice group and is a former member of its management committee.


Charles Faruki , 1973

Charles J. Faruki ’73, one of the founders of Faruki Ireland & Cox P.L.L., has been named to the 2014 Ohio Super Lawyers list. He is a trial lawyer who focuses on business litigation. Faruki also is a past president of the Dayton Bar Association and the Dayton Chapter of the Federal Bar Association, and he has chaired the Ohio Supreme Court’s Commission on Continuing Legal Education, the Bar Examination Committee of the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Ohio, and the Board of Governors of the Antitrust Law Section of the Ohio State Bar Association.


Steven Nobil , 1972

Steven M. Nobil ’72, regional managing partner of the Cleveland office of Fisher & Phillips LLP, was listed in the 2014Ohio Super Lawyers list. Nobil devotes his practice to representing public- and private-sector employers in various areas of labor law, including union organizing campaigns, contract negotiations, arbitrations, union avoidance, supervisory training, and other related labor advice and counsel.


Casey Baker, 2008

Casey W. Baker ’08 has joined the law firm of Meyers & Neville, LLC in Lawrence County, Ohio. Baker’s practice concentrates in business and corporate matters, contracts, real estate, taxes and estate matters.