Class Notes

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David Coyle, 1987

David J. Coyle ’87, a partner in the Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick Toledo office, was appointed chair of the Bankruptcy Law Sub-Committee of the Ohio State Bar Association’s Banking, Commercial and Bankruptcy Law Committee. Coyle’s work routinely focuses on commercial litigation, bankruptcy, commercial foreclosures, replevin actions, condemnation proceedings, and business torts.

P. Douglas Barr, 1983

P. Douglas Barr ‘83 has been named managing director of Stoll Keenon Ogden. He is a member and leader of the firm’s business litigation and intellectual property practice groups. Barr’s practice focuses on a wide range of complex business litigation including, patent infringement litigation and related patent litigation, intellectual property licensing disputes, trademark infringement, trade secret litigation, fiduciary litigation, complex employment litigation, breach of contract litigation, and internet disputes.

Cassandra Mott, 1999

Cassandra Mott ’99, a partner at Thompson & Knight, has been selected for membership in the Greater Houston Partnership’s Executive Women’s Partnership (EWP). EWP is one of Houston’s most prestigious and effective networking groups for female senior executives providing an opportunity to form close relationships while continuing to grow, both professionally and personally.

Anthony Sharett, 2002

Anthony Sharett '02, a partner in BakerHostetler's Columbus office, was named national co-chair of the firm's financial services industry group. Approximately 110 lawyers nationally are part of this group. Sharett's practice at the firm focuses on complex commercial litigation, securities litigation and regulatory enforcement, and class action defense.

Jason Gallourakis, 1995

Jason Gallourakis '95 has been named vice president of talent development at Nationwide Insurance. Since joining the company in 2006 he has served as AVP of IT learning and development and AVP of learning solutions.

Joseph Colvin, 2005

Joseph Colvin '05 has been promoted to member at Stoll Keenon Ogden PLLC. He is a member of the firm's trusts, estates and family law practice. His work focuses on estate and gift planning, business succession for privately held companies, estate administration, and trust administration.

Tom Nocar , 2013

Tom Nocar '13 has joined the Porter Wright Morris & Arthur LLP Columbus office as a senior attorney in the firm's construction practice group. With more than 26 years of experience in construction management and real estate development, he offers a unique combination of skills; broad technical knowledge of the commercial construction industry and a practical approach to dispute avoidance and resolution, which he brings with him to the practice.

Wesley Misson, 2007

Wesley Misson '07 recently joined the Charlotte, North Carolina office of Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP as a partner in the firm's capital markets group. Formerly a partner at Mayer Brown LLP, he co-leads a globally recognized practice in fund finance for Cadwalader. Misson, his wife Britney, and daughter Parker also welcomed the birth of their second child on New Year's Eve 2015 - Peyton Cary Misson.

Michael Flowers, 1979

Michael E. Flowers ’79 has joined Steptoe & Johnson PLLC as of counsel. He comes to the firm from KBK Enterprises where he served as vice president and chief legal officer. His practice at Steptoe & Johnson will focus on business, real estate, and corporate finance law.

Scott Greytak, 2010

Scott Greytak ’10 has joined Free Speech for People's Legal Advocacy as counsel. His work there focuses on aiding Represent.Us and its state and local chapters to develop reforms that overhaul ethics, transparency, enforcement, and campaign finance law through state and local ballot initiative campaigns. His work also focuses on developing and advancing a new jurisprudence for political equality through litigation, legislation, and public engagement.