Class Notes

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Steven Swick , 2015

Steven W. Swick ‘15 has joined Dungan & LeFevre Co., L.P.A. as an associate. His practice at the firm focuses on real estate and income tax.

Whitney Willits-Monroe, 2012

Whitney L. Willits-Monroe ’12, an associate at Black McCuskey Souers & Arbaugh, LPA, was named one of 20 outstanding young leaders under the age of 40 by ystark!, a department of the Canton Regional Chamber of Commerce, and The Repository. She was also named a Rising Star in both the 2015 and 2016 editions of Ohio Super Lawyers magazine.

Matthew Rule, 2006

Matthew Rule ’06 was promoted to senior vice president of housing development for National Church Residences. There he supervises the organization's acquisitions, development finance, originations, and construction teams, as well as its closing attorneys.

Matthew Crall, 2002

Matthew Crall ’02 has been reelected as the Crawford County, Ohio prosecutor. He has held the position since 2013. He previously served as city prosecutor for Bucyrus from 2003-2013 and city law director from 2008-2013. He also chairs the 20/20 drug abuse/public safety action team at the Crawford County Partnership for Education and Economic Development.

Gregory Vincent, 1987

Dr. Gregory Joseph Vincent ’87 was selected by the University of Pennsylvania to receive the Penn GSE Educator of Year Award during the 2016 Commencement Exercises. This award recognizes an outstanding graduate of the University of Pennsylvania, preferably of the Graduate School of Education, who demonstrates unusual involvement in and commitment to identifying and helping to resolve school problems and current issues in education. The recipient of this award must be a dedicated educator who is an inspiration, risk-taker, innovator, and role model and who demonstrates a commitment to the betterment of the Graduate School of Education.

D. Brent Mulgrew, 1975

D. Brent Mulgrew ‘75 was awarded a Lifetime Achievement Award by Columbus CEO as part of the publication’s 2016 Healthcare Achievement Awards. Mulgrew is executive director & co-CEO of the Ohio State Medical Association. He started there in 1974 as a government affairs lobbyist before later becoming chief counsel and then director of government relations and managing director. He was named executive director in 1992. As executive director and co-CEO, Mulgrew oversees the largest physician association in the state, with membership including 20,000 physicians, practice managers, medical students, and residents.

Evan Hirsch, 2006

Evan Hirsch '06 was appointed as Orange Village, Ohio's new council member in February. He is an associate in the Jones Day Cleveland office where his practice focuses on representing individuals and companies engaged in real estate and business transactions.

Paul Dunn, 1964

Paul J. Dunn '64, along with nine other attorneys, had an amazingly successful launch of a co-authored book titled, A Cup of Coffee With 10 Leading Attorneys In The United States. Its first-day sales ranked in the top 1/10th of 1 percent of Amazon’s nearly 23 million same-day book sales. As a result, the book was awarded Amazon’s Best Seller Status. Mr. Dunn has been practicing law in Prescott for the past 30 years. He is the founder of Arizona Estate & Trust Law, Plc, a law firm devoted to estate and trust administration. The firm’s website can be found at

Carol Mackey, 1980

Carol Mackey '80 and her business, CMC Real Estate Group, were mentioned in an article that ran in The Logan Daily News in February about the projected real estate growth for the Hocking Hills area in 2016.

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.