Class Notes

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Cory Reed, 1995

Cory J. Reed '95 has been named president of John Deere Financial. In his role, he works to support Deere & Company's equipment businesses by ensuring that customers have access to competitive and convenient financing. Reed has been a part of the company since 1998, and was previously named Senior Vice President, Intelligent Solutions Group in 2013.


Tanya Conrath , 1996

Tanya Conrath '96 has been named associate director of Ohio University's Innovation Center. The Innovation Center acts as a business incubator, building businesses in southeast Ohio by providing a professional support of regional startups. In her position, Conrath works with entrepreneurs, builds connections for clients, manages facilities and staff, works to obtain grants and provides budget analysis.


Donald Davis , 2007

Donald C. Davis '07 joined Mintz Levin P.C. in Washington D.C. as an associate. Davis is a part of the employment, labor & benefits practice group where he provides clients with representation and counsel on a broad range of employment matters. Davis was also selected as a member of the American Bar Association Business Law Section Fellows Program for the 2016-2018 class. The program provides young lawyers, lawyers of color, lawyers with disabilities and LGBT layers a springboard to leadership roles with in the Business Law Section of the ABA.


Justin Nelson, 2015

Justin P. Nelson '15, has joined Tiffany & Bosco P.A. as an associate. His practice focuses on civil and commercial litigation.


Stephen Tilson, 1974

Stephen F. Tilson '74, a general practice attorney at Hottenroth, Garverick, Tilson & Garverick, Co., L.P.A., was elected to serve on the board of directors for the First Federal Bank of Ohio. First Federal Bank of Ohio is a full service bank which offers customers a range of quality financial products and services with offices in northern Ohio.


Robert Wade, 1989

Robert A. Wade '89 has joined Barnes & Thornburg LLP's South Bend, Indiana, office as a partner in the firm's healthcare department. There he represents large health systems, hospitals, ambulatory surgical centers, physician groups, physicians, and other medical providers. Wade has wide-ranging experience representing clients in matters involving the Stark Act, Anti-Kickback Statute, False Claims Act, and Emergency Medical Treatment and Active Labor Act.


Drew Romig, 2011

Drew B. Romig '11 has joined the Columbus office of McDonald Hopkins LLC as an associate. His practice there focuses on energy, mineral title, and oil and gas.


Ethan Clunk, 2016

Ethan J. Clunk '16 recently joined the firm of Clunk, Paisley, Hoose Co., L.P.A. His practice there focuses on foreclosures, representing national mortgage lenders and servicers.


Matthew Chisman, 2010

Matthew J. Chisman '10 has joined Kaufman & Company, LLC as an associate in the firm's Cleveland office. His practice there focuses on breach of contract, construction, commercial litigation and business torts, intellectual property, and professional/fiduciary liability.


Jeffrey Hall, 2013

Jeffrey A. Hall '13 has joined Day Ketterer as an associate in the firm's Canton and Hudson, Ohio offices. His practice focuses on estate planning and probate administration. He assists clients with all aspects of estate planning, probate and trust settlements, probate and trust disputes, guardianships, and powers of attorney.