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
Reminger Co., LPA is proud to announce that we were selected as one of the Plain Dealer Top Workplaces for the eighth year in a row. In addition, Reminger was named the #1 top workplace in Northeast Ohio among midsized companies for a third time.
- Press Release, August 17, 2018
Reminger Co., LPA is pleased to announce that Andrew C. Pettijohn has joined our Louisville office. Andrew defends businesses and individuals facing claims involving general liability, professional negligence, and employment matters. He focuses his legal practice primarily in the areas of premises liability, defense of trucking liability, and workers' compensation. He also has experience in matters of insurance defense and coverage, construction defense, contract interpretation, and medical malpractice.
- Press Release, August 15, 2018
- Press Release, August 15, 2018
Reminger Co., LPA is pleased to announce that 34 lawyers have been included in the 2019 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America.
- Press Release, August 3, 2018
Reminger Co., LPA is pleased to announce that Kelly Johns has been voted President Elect of the Mahoning County Bar Association. Her term as President will start in July of 2019.
- Press Release, August 2, 2018
Reminger Co., LPA is pleased to announce that Holly Marie Wilson has been named a member of the Ohio State Bar Association (OSBA) Amicus Committee. Her one-year term started in July.
- Press Release, July 31, 2018
Reminger Co., LPA is pleased to announce that Justin D. Harris has joined Reminger Co., LPA’s Sandusky office.
Justin is an experienced trial lawyer who focuses his practice on complex commercial litigation matters, products liability, real estate, medical malpractice, government/public entity, and retail, hospitality & entertainment. Justin has tried dozens of cases throughout Ohio in both state and federal courts.
- Press Release, July 24, 2018
Reminger Co., LPA was named to the “Top 150 Under 150” and “Best Midsize Law Firms for Diversity” lists for 2019. Vault is best known for its rankings, ratings, and reviews on top employers and internship programs.
- Press Release, July 11, 2018
Reminger Co., LPA is pleased to announce that Steven A. Chang has joined our Columbus office. He focuses his legal practice on a wide variety of legal matters including complex commercial litigation, oil and gas litigation, insurance coverage/bad faith, and professional liability.
- Press Release, June 28, 2018
Reminger Co., LPA is pleased to announce that Julian T. Emerson was named to the National Bar Association’s 2018 “40 Under 40” list. The National Bar Association (NBA) is the oldest and largest national association of predominantly African American lawyers and judges. The NBA's ”40 Under 40 Awards” Black Tie Gala is being held Wednesday, August 1st, and will recognize the nation's top lawyers under 40 who exemplify a broad range of high achievement, including in innovation, vision, leadership and legal and community involvement.
- Press Release, June 27, 2018
Reminger Co., LPA is pleased to announce that Brian D. Sullivan was recently elected President of The Lawyers Guild of the Catholic Diocese of Cleveland. Through the encouragement of the Bishop of the Cleveland Catholic Diocese, The Guild was reestablished over 10 years ago to foster spiritual growth and fellowship throughout the legal community. The Guild also seeks to enhance appreciation for and observance of high ethical standards and calls attention to legal and societal issues that affect morality, justice and faith.
- Press Release, June 22, 2018
Reminger Co., LPA is pleased to announce that Lake County Common Pleas Judge John P. O’Donnell has appointed Russell J. Meraglio as Grand Jury Foreman for a three-month term commencing July 2018.
- Estate owners should plan for their furry friendsJune 21, 2018
Allison McMeechan was interviewed by the Cleveland Jewish News regarding the inclusion of pets as part of an estate plan. To read the article, click here.
- Press Release, June 20, 2018
Reminger Co., LPA is proud to announce that Mario C. Ciano was honored with a 2018 ORT America Jurisprudence Award. ORT America is a non-profit Jewish organization that promotes education and training in communities worldwide. The ORT America Jurisprudence Awards are presented annually to members of the legal community whose professional and personal lives have substantially improved the quality of life for their fellow human beings, created role models for others to emulate, and established new directions for the enhancement of their profession and their community.
- Press Release, June 1, 2018
Reminger Co., LPA is proud to announce that Mario C. Ciano was honored with the William K. Thomas Professionalism Award by the Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association at their Annual Meeting. The award is bestowed on “a lawyer or judge who has significantly contributed to the enhancement of professionalism in the Greater Cleveland legal community by exemplifying the goals of the Ohio Supreme Court’s ‘A Lawyer’s Creed’ and by furthering the ideals (of) the mission of the CMBA.”
- Press Release, May 29, 2018
Reminger Co., LPA is proud to announce that our Columbus office was named a finalist in the medium-sized employer category for the 2018 Corporate Citizenship Awards, sponsored by Columbus Business First.
- Brian C. Lee, Allison M. McMeechan, Clifford C. Masch, and Julian T. Emerson Assume Management Roles for Select Practice AreasPress Release, May 25, 2018
CLEVELAND, OH – Reminger Co., LPA is pleased to announce that we have named four new practice group chairs. Brian C. Lee has been named Co-Chair of Architects and Engineers/Construction Liability; Allison M. McMeechan has been named Chair of Probate Administration, Trust Administration and Guardianships; Clifford C. Masch has been named Co-Chair of Appellate Advocacy; and Julian T. Emerson has been named Co-Chair of the Environmental/Mass Tort/Class Action.
- Allison McMeechan, Jeanne Mullin, and Christine Santoni Featured in Crain's Cleveland 'Notable Women in Law' IssueMay 14, 2018
Reminger attorneys Allison McMeechan, Jeanne Mullin, and Christine Santoni were featured in the 'Notable Women in Law' Issue of Crain's Cleveland Business.
- Arthur Brumett II Interviewed on Cleveland CBS Affiliate WOIO Channel 19 Regarding Surveillance CamerasWOIO Channel 19 TV, May 10, 2018
- Press Release, May 3, 2018
Reminger Co., LPA is pleased to announce that attorneys Gregory G. Guice and Julian T. Emerson were recently named to the 2018 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, May 3, 2018
Reminger Co., LPA is pleased to announce that Katherine M. Haire has joined our Indianapolis, Indiana office. Katie focuses her legal practice on general liability, appellate advocacy, insurance coverage/bad faith, and medical malpractice matters.
- Press Release, April 26, 2018
Brian P. Nally recently presented on the subject of "Cryptocurrencies and Initial Coin Offerings" as part of a Professional Liability Attorney Network (PLAN) Webinar held in April. Brian joined presenters Sam Edgerton and John Goselin of Freeman Mathis & Gary to discuss cryptocurrencies, and how government regulators and the legal system are scrambling to figure out who will regulate these activities and how to do so effectively.
- Press Release, April 18, 2018
Reminger Co., LPA is pleased to announce that M. Salman Shah has joined our Columbus, Ohio office.
Salman focuses his legal practice on trucking liability, premises liability, professional malpractice defense, and general insurance matters.
- Adam M. Fried to be Featured on NPR's 90.3 WCPN "Sound of Ideas" Program on National Healthcare DecisionsApril 13, 2018
Adam Fried is participating on a panel on NPR's "Sound of Ideas" program, broacast on April 16th on 90.3 FM in Cleveland. The topic is "National Healthcare Decisions." For more information on the broadcast, click here.
- Dubai Drone Taxi Service Could Impact Urban InfrastructureEngineering News-Record, April 6, 2018
Architects and Engineers/Construction Liability Co-Chair Joseph E. Cavasinni was quoted in the Engineering News-Record article entitled "Dubai Drone Taxi Service Could Impact Urban Infrastructure."
The article can be read by clicking here.
- Press Release, April 6, 2018
Reminger Co., LPA is pleased to announce that David J. Hudak has joined our Cleveland, Ohio office.
David focuses the majority of his practice on the defense of medical negligence claims involving global insurance carriers, medical professionals, nursing homes, pharmacists, and hospitals. He leverages his unique background in biology in representing his health care clientele, which includes internal medicine physicians, vascular surgeons, orthopedic surgeons, radiologists, obstetricians, transplant surgeons, infectious disease physicians, and cardiothoracic surgeons.
- Tariffs are potential headache for brewersCrain's Cleveland Business, April 1, 2018
Acacia Brush Perko was featured in an article in Crain's Cleveland Business about the craft brewing industry in Ohio. The article, "Tariffs are potential headache for brewers," can be read by clicking here.
- Expert Witness Course Taught by Zachary Pyers and Michael Valentine Featured in The Columbus DispatchPress Release, March 21, 2018
Reminger attorneys and Capital University Law School Adjunct Professors Zachary Pyers and Michael Valentine were featured in a Columbus Dispatch article that highlighted new courses being offered this semester at the school which will benefit not only law students but member of the Columbus Police Department as well.
- March 9, 2018
With deep and profound sadness, Reminger Co., LPA mourns the passing of our dear friend and partner, Martin Galvin. Marty, as he was known to everyone, died peacefully on March 7, 2018 at the age of 48 with his wife by his bedside.
- Attorney at Law Magazine, March 7, 2018
Michelle J. Sheehan was featured on the cover of the March 2018 issue of Attorney at Law Magazine as "Attorney of the Month." To read the issue, click here.
- February 20, 2018
Reminger Co., LPA is proud to announce that five of our attorneys were honored as 2018 Indiana Super Lawyers and Rising Stars. The names have been announced in the 2018 edition of Indiana Super Lawyers, Indianapolis Monthly Magazine, and the online attorney directory at SuperLawyers.com.
Trenton W. Gill: Personal Injury Medical Malpractice Defense
Ronald A. Mingus: Personal Injury Medical Malpractice Defense
Nicholas G. Brunette: Personal Injury Medical Malpractice Defense
Christina L. Essex: Personal Injury General: Defense
Logan C. Hughes: Professional Liability Defense
- Press Release, February 6, 2018
Reminger Co., LPA is pleased to announce that Kenton H. Steele has joined our Columbus, Ohio office. Kenton focuses his legal practice on matters involving medical malpractice defense and general liability.
- January 29, 2018
Reminger Co., LPA is pleased to announce that Anthony Pernice has joined our Lexington, Kentucky office.
Anthony represents corporations and individuals in litigation matters including premises liability, construction negligence, and commercial trucking. Anthony worked previously for more than four years at another regional insurance litigation defense firm, where he was successful at both the trial and appellate level.
- Press Release, January 4, 2018
CLEVELAND, OH – Reminger Co., LPA recently elevated six attorneys to shareholder status:
Arthur W. Brumett II
Kenneth L. Finley
Jennifer M. Jabroski
Danielle J. Lewis
Acacia Brush Perko
- Press Release, December 6, 2017
CLEVELAND, OH – Reminger Co., LPA is proud to announce that 60 of our attorneys were honored as 2018 Ohio and Kentucky Super Lawyers and Rising Stars. The names will be announced in the 2018 edition of Ohio and Kentucky Super Lawyers and the online attorney directory at SuperLawyers.com.
- Press Release, December 5, 2017
Reminger Co., LPA is pleased to announce that Timothy J. Gallagher has joined our Cleveland, Ohio office.
Tim focuses his practice on legal matters involving probate, guardianship, trust, and estate administration. Tim represents trustees and executors of estates, creating flexible plans to meet their needs. Tim's experience in the area of probate and trust administration includes the drafting of estate plans for both individuals and families, and assisting them through the probate process. He also advises institutions on a variety of trust administration issues.
- Cleveland’s Stephen Walters focuses on fighting the opioid crisisSuper Lawyers, November 27, 2017
Reminger Co., LPA's Managing Partner Stephen Walters was featured in the Super Lawyers article "Tackling an Epidemic," a story about the support that The Reminger Foundation has provided to Cleveland-area nonprofits that are dedicated to providing treatment and recovery services for drug abuse and addiction.
To read the article, click here.
- Daniel Egger, Sarah M. Mancuso, Samuel A. MeadowsPress Release, November 22, 2017
Reminger Co., LPA is pleased to announce that three attorneys have joined our Cleveland office: Daniel Egger, Sarah M. Mancuso, and Samuel A. Meadows.
- Press Release, November 22, 2017
Reminger Co., LPA is pleased to announce that Lauren Larrick has joined our Columbus, Ohio office.
Lauren’s practice focuses on employment litigation but also includes a variety of legal matters, such as government liability, general casualty, and professional liability.
- Press Release, November 22, 2017
Reminger Co., LPA is pleased to announce that Elizabeth M. Long has joined our Cincinnati, Ohio office.
Elizabeth focuses her practice on general tort liability, professional liability, and employment law. Elizabeth joined Reminger as a law clerk in 2016 and has since gained a wide array of experience in all aspects of litigation.
- Barbara Bellin Janovitz Featured in Cleveland Jewish News Article as One of the "18 Difference Makers"Cleveland Jewish News, November 16, 2017
Barbara Bellin Janovitz was featured in this week's Cleveland Jewish News as one of their "18 Difference Makers." To read the profile, click here.
- Press Release, November 1, 2017
Reminger Co., LPA has been ranked in the 2018 “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.
- October 31, 2017
Reminger Co., LPA is pleased to announce that Mike Rode was recently honored by Management Recruiters International, Inc. (MRINetwork) at its annual Global Conference with a Lifetime Achievement Award. Mike is a current consultant and former Vice President and General Counsel to MRINetwork, one of the world’s largest executive recruitment and staffing organizations.
- Press Release, October 27, 2017
Reminger Co., LPA is pleased to announce that Ross Vandegriff has joined our Evansville, Indiana office.
Ross focuses his practice on the representation of businesses, government and public entities, insurance companies, and third-party insureds in the areas of negligence, tort law, contract coverage, bad faith, and workers' compensation. Ross previously worked as in-house counsel for a Fortune 500 insurance company where he represented the company and its insureds through all phases of litigation, including jury trials. He also has experience working as an attorney with two prosecutors’ offices.
- Reminger Founder Richard T. Reminger’s Father Named to Cleveland-Marshall College of Law Hall of FameEdwin C. Reminger Recognized in Inaugural ClassPress Release, October 19, 2017
Edwin C. Reminger, father of our firm’s founder Richard T. Reminger, has been inducted into the inaugural class of the Cleveland-Marshall College of Law (C|M|LAW) Hall of Fame. The new Hall of Fame honors individuals who have contributed to the past, present, and/or future success and reputation of C|M|LAW.
- Shirley Christian Featured on WFMJ-TV 21 as Youngstown Business and Professional Women's 2017 "Woman of the Year"WFMJ-TV 21, October 18, 2017
To read the story, click here.
- Press Release, October 4, 2017
Reminger Co., LPA is pleased to announce that attorney Donna M. Engwert-Loyd has joined our Toledo office. Donna has more than thirty years of experience in Divorce, post-Divorce, Custody and Juvenile Law issues, including dissolution and child support. She is dedicated to providing sound legal advice and effective representation to individuals, couples, and families who are involved in divorce and family law matters.
- If a Worker is Injured on Your Property in Ohio: Independent contractor or household employee? It’s the million-dollar insurance questionSuper Lawyers Magazine, September 21, 2017
Matthew L. Schrader was recently interviewed by Super Lawyers Magazine about the difference between household employees and independent contractors who work on private property in Ohio. To read the article "If a Worker is Injured on Your Property in Ohio: Independent contractor or household employee? It’s the million-dollar insurance question," click here.
- Press Release, September 20, 2017
Reminger Co., LPA is pleased to announce that Michelle J. Sheehan has been named to the the 2017 Irish Legal 100, an annual compilation of distinguished legal professionals in the United States who share one common bond: pride in their Irish roots. The list includes attorneys, legal scholars, and members of the judiciary who are accomplished in their fields of endeavor including United States Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts, Justice Anthony Kennedy and CBS News Correspondent Erin Moriarty.
- Press Release, September 15, 2017
Reminger Co., LPA is pleased to announce that attorney Trevor Wells has joined our Northwest Indiana office. Trevor maintains a diverse civil litigation practice, focused on tort liability and complex commercial disputes, in addition to appellate advocacy.
- Press Release, September 15, 2017
Reminger Co., LPA is pleased to announce that attorney Randy Engwert has joined our Toledo office. His practice is focused primarily on the defense of medical and professional negligence cases, including long-term care facilities, hospitals, doctors, and nurses. Randy also assists clients involved in complex litigation and family law matters.
- Barbara Bellin Janovitz Selected to the 2017 Class of “18 Difference Makers” by the Cleveland Jewish NewsPress Release, September 8, 2017
Reminger Co., LPA is pleased to announce that Estate Planning Chair Barbara Bellin Janovitz has been chosen by the Cleveland Jewish News as one of 2017’s “18 Difference Makers.” Barbara joins an esteemed group of individuals who have been honored for their invaluable contributions to the Jewish community. The Difference Makers event will be held November 19, 2017 at Landerhaven in Mayfield Heights, Ohio.
- Allison M. McMeechan and Paul R. Shugar Selected as Officers for the Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association’s Estate Planning, Probate, and Trust Law SectionPress Release, August 23, 2017
We are pleased to announce that Allison M. McMeechan has been selected as Secretary and Paul R. Shugar as Treasurer for the Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association’s (CMBA) Estate Planning, Probate and Trust Law Section. They recently started their one-year term for the CMBA section that provides articles, CLE programs, lunch meetings, and pro bono/community service as part of their programming efforts to engage membership.