Shelby focuses her practice area to defending the rights of Ohio Employers when they find themselves involved with defending against a Workers' Compensation claim. She works with each client to manage the costs of allowed claims and to defend against claims that, for some reason or another, seem suspicious or even fraudulent.
News & Media Coverage
- Year: 2015
- Press Release, December 31, 2015
The Reminger Foundation is proud to announce sixty-five grant recipients in 2015. The non-profit organization, formed in 2009 by the attorneys and staff at Reminger Co., LPA, supports charitable organizations in the Ohio, Kentucky and Indiana communities where the firm’s clients and employees live and work.
- Press Release, December 2, 2015
Reminger Co., LPA is proud to announce that 44 of our attorneys were honored as 2016 Ohio Super Lawyers and Rising Stars. The names will be announced in the 2016 edition of Ohio Super Lawyers Magazine, along with the January 2016 issues of Cincinnati Magazine, Columbus Monthly, Cleveland Magazine and Inside Business.
- Press Release, November 24, 2015
Reminger Co., LPA is pleased to announce that Bruce Moore and Rebecca Rayner have joined our Columbus office.
- Press Release, November 24, 2015
Reminger Co., LPA is pleased to announce that Matthew Barbara, Danielle Bennett and Michael Pelagalli have joined our Cleveland office.
- Press Release, November 24, 2015
Reminger Co., LPA is pleased to announce that Alyssa Baute has joined our Cincinnati office.
- Press Release, November 23, 2015
Reminger Co., LPA is proud to announce that four of our attorneys were recently honored as 2016 Kentucky Super Lawyers and Rising Stars. The names will be announced in the 2016 edition of Kentucky Super Lawyers Magazine and Kentucky Monthly Magazine.
- Press Release, November 13, 2015
Reminger Co., LPA is pleased to announce that Christopher Allen has joined our Louisville office. He focuses his practice on long term care liability, medical malpractice, products liability, legal professional liability, construction liability, insurance bad faith, trucking, and retail and hospitality defense.
- Press Release, November 11, 2015
Reminger Co., LPA is pleased to announce that Estate Planning Practice Group Chair Barbara Bellin Janovitz was recently elected to Beachwood City Council. Barbara ran for one of the four at-large council seats, and handily won with nearly 24 percent of the more than 12,000 votes cast. She will take office in January 2016.
- New Course Pairs Future Lawyers with Future DoctorsCapital University Law School Press Release, November 10, 2015
Zach Pyers and Kevin Foley recently developed a new depositions course for Capital University Law School. Please see the link below for the press release from Capital for more details on the course that incorporated a unique twist pairing Capital JD students with medical students from nearby Grant Hospital.
- Nathan Sargent of Summa Health Wins Reminger Award for Meritorious Writing in the Field of Law & Medicine at Cleveland-Marshall School of LawPress Release, November 10, 2015
Nathan Sargent was honored at the Cleveland-Marshall College of Law (CMLAW) Academic Awards Ceremony on Tuesday, October 27th with the Reminger Award for Meritorious Writing in the Field of Law and Medicine. Nathan's submission was entitled "The National Imperative for Health Care System Transformation: Why Certain Mergers and Acquisitions are Appropriate Despite Section 7 of the Clayton Act."
- Press Release, November 4, 2015
Reminger Co., LPA is pleased to announce that Daniel Bey has joined our Columbus office. Daniel focuses his legal practice on a wide variety of areas including, oil and gas, real property, business planning, estate planning, and banking compliance. Before joining Reminger, he was a Fulbright Scholar in Law in Pristina, Kosovo and practiced real estate and transactional law for over three years.
- Press Release, November 2, 2015
Reminger Co., LPA has been ranked in the 2016 “Best Law Firms” list by U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers®. Two practice areas were ranked nationally, including Transportation Law and Insurance Law. Many practice areas were also ranked at the metropolitan level.
- Press Release, September 30, 2015
Reminger Co., LPA is pleased to announce the opening of a full-service office in Crown Point, Indiana. The Northwest Indiana office marks the Cleveland, Ohio-based firm’s third office in Indiana, and thirteenth office overall. Reminger also currently operates seven offices in Ohio, three in Kentucky and two in Indiana.
- Julie DrellishakPress Release, September 28, 2015
Kudos to Renee Carroll, a legal secretary in Reminger's Youngstown office, who rappelled down the side of the 18-story Federal Plaza building this weekend for a good cause. Renee ultimately raised over $1,300 for Beatitude House, which is sponsored by the Ursuline Sisters of Youngstown, and is committed to all disadvantaged women and children by offering programs with a focus on betterment of the individual.
- Press Release, September 25, 2015
Reminger Co., LPA is pleased to announce that attorney Tony Catanzarite was named to the Board of Directors for the Stallions Baseball Club, a premier non-profit youth travel baseball organization with 23 years of rich baseball tradition.
Tony serves as Chair of Reminger’s Sports and Entertainment Practice Group, as well as Co-Chair to the firm’s Construction Practice Group. Within the Sports and Entertainment group, as a licensed athlete agent, Tony represents professional baseball players, coaches, amusement parks, sports equipment companies, broadcasters, and television personalities. Within the Construction group, Tony represents owners, contractors, subcontractors, architects and engineers with a variety of legal matters and issues.
- Press Release, September 23, 2015
Reminger Co., LPA is pleased to announce that attorney Allison M. McMeechan was recently honored with an “Inspire Award’ from the McGregor Foundation. Allison served on a panel for the event “Celebrating Women…Health, Wealth, Wellness,” sponsored by the McGregor Foundation at Landerhaven in Mayfield Heights, Ohio, alongside several other professionals who received the award.
- Three Leaders from Education Community HonoredPress Release, September 19, 2015
Reminger Co., LPA hosted our second Vanguard Gala on Thursday, September 17th at the Shoreby Club in Cleveland. We developed this event two years ago in conjunction with our Reminger Women's Initiative as a way to recognize those individuals who exemplify the characteristics that we seek in our collective pursuit of professional and personal excellence.
- Reminger Co., LPA Earns Top Ten Ranking in Vault’s Inaugural “Best Midsize Law Firms to Work For” ListPress Release, September 16, 2015
Reminger Co., LPA is pleased to announce that we were ranked in the “Top 10 Best Midsize Law Firms to Work For” list by Vault, a career information website that provides rankings and reviews based on feedback from employer surveys.
- Press Release, September 15, 2015
Reminger Co., LPA is pleased to announce that Arthur W. Brumett II has joined our Cleveland office. Arthur’s practice focuses on advising and defending employers of all sizes. Arthur has defended employers in federal and state court, as well as before the OCRC, EEOC, OSHA, and MSHA. Arthur counsels employers dealing with day-to-day human resources issues, and revises and drafts employee handbooks to ensure businesses stay compliant with the frequent changes in employment laws.
- Press Release, September 15, 2015
Reminger Co., LPA is pleased to announce that Phillip Olsson has joined our Indianapolis office. Phillip defends employers before the Worker’s Compensation Board of Indiana and represents employers in state and federal courts in matters ranging from wage disputes to employment discrimination. He advises employers on their rights and duties under Indiana’s Worker’s Compensation law, and on wage issues, employee termination, the drafting of employment-related contracts such as employment, non-disclosure, and non-competition agreements, and the drafting of employment policies and handbooks.
- Press Release, August 27, 2015
Reminger Co., LPA is pleased to announce that attorney Allison M. McMeechan has been elected to the Board of Directors for Milestones Autism Resources.
- Press Release, August 21, 2015
Reminger Co., LPA is pleased to announce that Kevin P. Foley has been named to a two-year term as the Chair of the Transportation Committee for the Columbus Bar Association.
- Press Release, August 21, 2015
Reminger Co., LPA is pleased to announce that James M. Young has joined our Columbus office. Jim is experienced in the representation of individuals and small businesses in commercial litigation and general business matters, as well as insurance companies and other institutions in a variety of litigation matters.
- Two Reminger Co., LPA Attorneys Named Best Lawyers® 2016 "Lawyer of the Year" for Medical Malpractice Law - DefendantsPress Release, August 20, 2015
Reminger Co., LPA is proud to announce that two of our shareholders have been honored as "Best Lawyers 2016 Lawyer of the Year" for Medical Malpractice Law – Defendants:
• William A. Meadows - Best Lawyers 2016 - Cleveland, OH – Medical Malpractice Law - Defendants
• Jeanne M. Mullin - Best Lawyers 2016 - Toledo, OH – Medical Malpractice Law - Defendants
- Allison M. McMeechan Elected to Board of Directors of the Cleveland-Akron Chapter of the Society of Financial Service ProfessionalsPress Release, August 17, 2015
CLEVELAND, OH - Reminger Co., LPA is pleased to announce that attorney Allison M. McMeechan has been elected to the Board of Directors of the Cleveland-Akron Chapter of the Society of Financial Service Professionals.
- Press Release, August 17, 2015
Cleveland, OH – Twenty-five Reminger attorneys were included on the 2016 Best Lawyers in America® list, including 19 from our Cleveland office, five from our Columbus office, and two from our Sandusky office.
- Press Release, August 13, 2015
Reminger Co., LPA is pleased to announce that Anthony L. Holton has joined our Indianapolis office. Tony focuses his practice on defense litigation, including general casualty, retail and hospitality, medical malpractice, and workers' compensation. Tony has experience in all aspects of case management and execution and has tried numerous cases to verdict in both civil and criminal arenas.
- Evolving Working Class Values Into LeadershipAttorney at Law Magazine, August 6, 2015
Attorney of the Month: Stephen Walters
Evolving Working Class Values Into Leadership
Although Stephen Walters may not have initially had a clear-cut path into the legal profession, he has forged his own way with perseverance and passion. As a stalwart advocate for his clients in the areas of medical malpractice and health care defense, his commitment to client service is always front and center. In his duties as managing partner at Reminger Co., LPA, he successfully juggles the issues that arise daily at the 13 Reminger offices throughout Ohio, Kentucky and Indiana. His leadership style contributed to the Reminger firm being recently named the Top Workplace in Northeast Ohio Among Midsized Companies in a survey conducted by the Cleveland Plain Dealer.
- Press Release, July 22, 2015
Reminger Co., LPA is pleased to announce that Lyndsay I. Ignasiak has joined our Indianapolis office. Lyndsay focuses her legal practice on employment matters, insurance coverage, general casualty, and medical malpractice.
- Press Release, July 2, 2015
Reminger Co., LPA is pleased to announce that Rafael McLaughlin has been named Managing Partner of our Fort Wayne, Indiana office.
- June 21, 2015
Congratulations to each and every one of our employees who have made Reminger Co., LPA not just a Top Workplace once again this year, but the #1 Top Workplace in Northeast Ohio among midsized companies. Thank you for making Reminger a great place to work!
- Press Release, June 19, 2015
FT. MITCHELL, KY - Reminger Co., LPA is pleased to announce that Stephanie Ross has joined Reminger Co., LPA’s Fort Mitchell Office.
Stephanie’s insurance defense practice is focused on representing employers and carriers in a wide range of matters arising out of workers’ compensation, including employee claims, coverage disputes, UCSPA proceedings, medical fee disputes, and subrogation actions.
- Carrie Masters Starts Selected as Recipient of Ohio Women’s Bar Association President’s Choice AwardPress Release, May 21, 2015
Reminger Co., LPA is pleased to announce that Carrie Masters Starts has been named the recipient of the “2015 OWBA President’s Choice Award”. Carrie was awarded this honor at the OWBA/OWBF Annual Meeting luncheon held on May 21st in Columbus, Ohio.
- Youngstown Vindicator, April 30, 2015
The Trumbull County Prosecutor’s Office may be asked to review what may be fraudulent action by a contractor carrying out two county sewer projects.
A Tuesday letter from Atty. Joseph Cavasinni of Cleveland, recently hired by the Trumbull County commissioners, says “it appears” that Marucci and Gaffney Excavating of Youngstown “may have manipulated” video testing of sewer lines “in a fraudulent fashion for the purposes of trying to show the installed work was in conformance to requirements of the contract documents, when, in fact, it clearly was not.”
- See more at: http://www.vindy.com/news/2015/apr/30/trumbull-county-attorney-sewer-contracto/#sthash.AF0NMlw1.DUbkSq9p.dpuf
- Adam Fried Recognized in Cleveland Plain Dealer Article for Pro Bono Contributions for Cleveland Courage FundMany Clevelanders have quietly helped Amanda Berry and Gina DeJesus and a few are now like family: Mark NaymikThe Plain Dealer, April 28, 2015
Reminger Co., LPA wishes to thank our Partner Adam Fried for his pro-bono contributions in time and energy to assist in matters relating to the Cleveland Courage Fund.
- Press Release, April 27, 2015
Reminger Co., LPA is pleased to announce that attorney Michelle J. Sheehan has been honored as a YWCA of Greater Cleveland “Woman of Professional Excellence.” Michelle was recognized at a luncheon hosted by the YWCA on Monday, April 27th featuring the 2015 Women of Achievement Awards, which celebrates the extraordinary accomplishments of women in Northeast Ohio.
- Public Relations, April 24, 2015
Reminger Co., LPA is pleased to announce that Roy A. Hulme has been appointed Managing Partner of our Toledo Office.
- Press Release, March 31, 2015
Reminger Co., LPA is pleased to announce that Probate Administration, Trust Administration and Guardianships Practice Group Co-Chair Adam M. Fried was recently elected a Fellow to the American College of Trust and Estate Counsel (ACTEC).
- Franklin C. Malemud and Allison M. McMeechan Named Co-ChairsPress Release, March 30, 2015
Reminger Co., LPA is pleased to announce the formation of a new practice group dedicated to Elder Law and Special Needs Planning.
The Elder and Special Needs Group is committed to providing compassionate and efficient legal service to elderly individuals and their families, as well as families of children with special needs and disabled individuals. Our services include:
Special Needs Planning
- Press Release, March 30, 2015
Reminger Co., LPA is pleased to announce that we have been named to Vault’s inaugural “Top 150 Under 150” list, which highlights the “best-known and most sought after law firms with fewer than 150 attorneys.”
- Press Release, March 24, 2015
Reminger Co., LPA is pleased to announce that attorney Acacia Perko has joined our Columbus Office.
Acacia focuses her legal practice on a wide variety of areas including commercial and corporate litigation, employment and business law. She also represents and counsels business owners on a variety of employment and business issues.
- Press Release, March 6, 2015
Reminger Co., LPA is pleased to announce that attorney Allison M. McMeechan has joined our Cleveland Office.
For the last 10 years, Allison has focused her practice on elder and special needs law, including estate and long term care planning, estate and trust administration, probate and guardianships.
- Press Release, February 26, 2015
Reminger Co., LPA is pleased to announce that attorney Julian Emerson was recently named in the 2015 list of Who’s Who in Black Cleveland, a publication that celebrates and recognizes the extraordinary and significant accomplishments of African Americans in the community.
- Press Release, February 18, 2015
Reminger Co., LPA is pleased to announce the selection of attorney Tyler Tarney to the Barrister Leadership Program’s Class of 2015. The program is designed to help attorneys enhance leadership skills, connect with influential leaders in both the legal community and the city of Columbus, and build a successful career in law.
- Press Release, February 13, 2015
Reminger Co., LPA is proud to announce that attorneys Logan Hughes and Nicholas Brunette have been named “2015 Rising Stars” by Indiana Super Lawyers. Their names will be announced in the 2015 edition of Indiana Super Lawyers Magazine, along with an upcoming issue of Indianapolis Monthly Magazine.
- Press Release, February 2, 2015
Reminger Co., LPA is pleased to announce the opening of a full-service office in Fort Wayne, Indiana. The Fort Wayne office marks the Cleveland, Ohio-based firm’s second office in Indiana, and twelfth office overall. Reminger also currently operates seven offices in Ohio, three in Kentucky and one in Indianapolis.
- Logan Hughes Named Chair of Drug & Medical Device; Brian Lee Named Co-Chair of Commercial LitigationPress Release, January 23, 2015
Reminger Co., LPA is pleased to announce the appointment of two new practice group chairs/co-chairs for various practice groups:
Logan Hughes: Drug and Medical Device
Brian Lee: Commercial Litigation
- Press Release, January 19, 2015
Reminger Co., LPA is pleased to announce that Nicholas Brunette has joined our Indianapolis office. Nick has experience in all types of civil litigation, but is focused mainly on the defense of medical and professional negligence cases, including physicians, hospitals, dentists, lawyers and other professionals.
- Press Release, January 19, 2015
Reminger Co., LPA is pleased to announce that Nicholas Franchak and Allison R. Thomas have joined our Columbus office.
- Gregory D. Brunton Named Commercial Litigation Co-Chair; Brian T. Gannon Named Health Care Law Co-ChairPress Release, January 15, 2015
Reminger Co., LPA is pleased to announce the appointment of new practice group co-chairs for two of our practice groups:
Gregory D. Brunton: Commercial Litigation
Brian T. Gannon: Health Care Law