Strauss Troy Shareholder Pete Smith has been named Best Lawyers 2018 “Lawyer of the Year” for Project Finance Law in the Cincinnati area. Best Lawyers® honors one attorney per practice area in each community as “Lawyer of the Year.” Pete also received this honor in 2014.
It is commonly understood that a case for defamation can arise from a false statement injuring a person’s reputation, business, or profession. But it is less well known that the same legal principles can apply to the ownership of real or personal property based on “slander of title.” Under Ohio law, slander of title is …Read More
Christopher R. McDowell has been named chairman of River City Correctional Center’s governing board. During his term, McDowell will be charged with helping River City carry out its mission of assisting residents in recognizing and overcoming substance abuse dependency and other obstacles preventing them from leading happy, full, and productive lives.
Congratulations to Mark H. Berliant, who is one of this year’s recipients of the John L. Muething Lifetime Achievement Award in Law. The award is presented by the Cincinnati Bar Foundation for 50 years of exemplary service as a lawyer. Through his or her distinguished career, the honoree reflects the highest principles and traditions of the legal profession. A graduate …Read More
Strauss Troy Listed as a 2018 Best Law Firm by U.S. News – Best Lawyers®
Elizabeth M. Reeder was invited by the Dean of NKU’s Chase Law School to give a seminar at the Lunsford Academy for Business Law.
Bill Williamson was been invited to speak at two seminars for private companies in October. The seminars focused on basic estate planning matters for professionals and employees of the host companies. Bill’s practice focuses on the areas of real estate law, corporate law and entity formation, estate planning, probate and general business law. Bill’s business …Read More
Whether buying or selling, there are three areas where difficulties occur in Ohio residential real estate transactions: Residential Property Disclosure Form; earnest money deposit; and timing and deadlines regarding inspection of the property. While specific terms of each contract will control the transaction, consider these general observations. The Residential Property Disclosure Form. Both the Ohio …Read More
Strauss Troy is seeking a part-time Court House Clerk for its downtown Cincinnati office. Primary responsibilities: Courthouse filings/Runner Must be available to work Monday through Friday 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Qualifications: Able to get along with a variety of people at courthouses as well as in the office Must be organized and timely Knowledge …Read More
Strauss Troy is pleased to announce that 14 of our attorneys have been recognized as The Best Lawyers in America 2017