Dean’s Roundtable with Alex Shumate, Managing Partner, Columbus Office, Squire Patton Boggs
April 2, 2019
“Alex Shumate, managing partner in the Columbus office of Squire Patton Boggs, is a distinguished member of the Columbus legal community and has been consistently recognized as a leading Columbus practitioner. Previously, he served as chief counsel and deputy chief of staff to an Ohio Governor and as assistant attorney general to the state of Ohio. At Squire Patton Boggs, Mr. Shumate provides business, regulatory, and legislative counsel to numerous large corporations in the Midwest. Currently, Mr. Shumate also serves as a corporate board member for J.M. Smucker Company and Cyrus One. Mr.
Shumate’s community activities include a third term on The Ohio State University Board of Trustees (which recently voted on Coach Urban Meyer’s sanction), and he has been honored by several organizations including the Columbus Bar Association, the United Negro College Fund, the United Way, the NAACP, and the American Red Cross.”~~Kevin Scott, ‘20