J.D., Cleveland State University, Cleveland-Marshall College of Law, 1972

  • Board Member, Cleveland State Law Review, 1971-72
  • Moot Court Board, 1972
  • Officer, Student Bar Association, 1970

B.A., Economics, Muskingum College, 1967

Bar Admissions

  • State of Ohio, 1972
  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of Ohio, 1973
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of Ohio, 1987

Bill is the former Chairman of the firm's Trucking and Commercial Transportation Practice Group. Historically, he has focused his practice on transportation, discrimination and professional negligence matters. Bill has tried over one hundred trials to a jury in thirty-eight different jurisdictions within Ohio, including all Federal Court jurisdictions. He is also well known as a featured speaker to peer and industry groups on trial issues and has extensive experience as a CLE speaker.

Professional Memberships & Community Affiliations

Ohio State Bar Association

Defense Research Institute

American Transportation Association

Transportation Lawyers Association

Transportation Insurance Defense Association

Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association, Past Chairman, Ethics Committee