Practice Areas


J.D., Case Western Reserve University, cum laude, 2001

M.A., Cleveland State University, cum laude, 1996

B.A., John Carroll University, cum laude, 1993

Bar Admissions

  • Supreme Court for the United States of America, 2005
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Sixth Circuit, 2001
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Seventh Circuit, 2013
  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of Ohio, 2001
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of Ohio, 2004
  • State of Ohio, 2001
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My approach to the practice of law is to creatively seek practical, positive solutions to my clients' individual needs.

Holly focuses her practice on litigation that encompasses a range of interconnected legal disciplines. She strives to find solutions for the individuals and businesses she serves that are practical and impactful. Holly leverages her years of experience and a willingness to understand her clients’ strategic goals in employing sensible and successful approaches to the defense of each dispute, including professional liability, retail and hospitality, employment practices, and public entity liability.

As a member of Reminger’s Appellate Advocacy Practice Group, and as an Ohio State Bar Association Certified Appellate Law Specialist, Holly has been instrumental in the prosecution of appeals in state and federal appellate courts across the country. She uses her analytical and advocacy skills to resolve legal problems for her clients, from counseling to conflict resolution to litigation and beyond. As the Chair of Reminger’s Educational Law Liability Practice Group, Holly defends educators, institutions and boards of education against a host of federal and state law claims including § 1983, Title IX, Section 504, IDEA and First Amendment causes of action. 

Holly is a member of various professional bar and trial lawyer associations. She regularly publishes articles and gives presentations throughout the country regarding issues that impact the Retail & Hospitality industry. Holly has achieved the highest possible rating in both legal ability and ethical standards, AV Preeminent®, from Martindale-Hubbell®.

Honors & Recognitions

Recognized as a Rising Star by Ohio Super Lawyers Magazine

Certified as an Appellate Specialist by the Ohio State Bar Association

Rated AV® Preeminent™: Very Highly Rated in Both Legal Ability and Ethical Standards by Martindale Hubbell Peer Review

Holly Wilson Certified Specialist

Professional Memberships & Community Affiliations

Life Member in the Sixth Circuit Judicial Conference

Life Member, Judicial Conference for the Eighth Judicial District

Board of Directors, Reminger Foundation

National Retail and Restaurant Defense Association

Defense Research Institute

Claims & Litigation Management Alliance

Ohio State Bar Association
-Member, Amicus Committee

Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association

Ohio Council of School Board Attorneys


“We value our relationship with Holly Wilson, who can always be counted on to immediately spring to a claim assignment that presents an emergency, with the problem being solved quickly and efficiently.”
-Michelle, Sr. Litigation and Claim Administrator

"Holly Wilson has given us outstanding service in the delicate and often politicized school boards and school districts."
-Brian, Claim Counsel


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