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Taft Stettinius & Hollister LLP

27 National Rankings & 184 Metro Rankings  |  Client Confirmed



Taft Stettinius & Hollister LLP is nationally ranked in 27 practice areas and regionally ranked in 184 practice areas. The U.S. News - Best Lawyers® "Best Law Firms" rankings are based on a rigorous evaluation process.

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Litigation - Labor & Employment

Blake Burgan is our main contact, and he represents the very best of what it means to provide wise and helpful counsel.

Gaming Law

I cannot recommend Taft highly enough. Cid Froelich and Kim Copp are the best legal team I have ever worked with, including my experience during 16 years in a corporate position with Hyatt and another 10 years of forming and growing several multimillion dollar businesses in diverse market sectors. Their level of professionalism, knowledge, responsiveness and customer service is beyond first class. They are a delight to deal with and I promise you wont find better “partners” to navigate your journey with.

Nick Hughes Pacesetter Racing & Gaming LLC

Trademark Law

The Taft Stettinius & Hollister team can handle any trademark law matter that may arise for your organization. The team is experienced, talented, and extremely responsive to their clients' needs.

Mergers & Acquisitions Law

Steve Ryan, Dennis Knoer, Chuck Johnson, and Brian Wenger have provided invaluable guidance and expertise over a decades long relationship.

Matt Carter Pohlad Companies

Banking and Finance Law

We work with Taft Stettinius & Hollister lawyers George Molinsky and Lynn Schulte. They are extremely knowledgeable, responsive and I have recommended them on numerous occasions. George Molinsky has created LLC operating agreements on behalf of my company, and he truly anticipates everything that can possibly go wrong. Over the years as questions arise or disputes come up and I need to refer back to the original documents, I am amazed by his thorough attention to detail.

Jeanne Golliher Cincinnati Development Fund

Gaming Law

The Taft team is great to work with, responsive, knowledgeable, professional and extremely competent. They are the best of the best.

Gary Hoyer Great River Entertainment, LLC

Mergers & Acquisitions Law

Taft Stettinius & Hollister has a tremendous team of experts. I enjoy working with them. They are truly amazing as they deliver outstanding expertise and advice. Best of the best.

Gary Hoyer Great River Entertainment, LLC

Mergers & Acquisitions Law

We never hesitate to use our contacts at Taft Stettinius & Hollister for all our legal needs. Michael Jurasek always has our best interested at heart when representing the business.

John P. Swezey Powerbrace Corporation

Mergers & Acquisitions Law

Our primary counsel was Dominic DiPuccio at Taft Stettinius & Hollister. Dominic's work is beyond compare. He has a sharp legal mind, business appreciation, calm demeanor, and a balanced perspective on every matter he addresses. We use him for a lot of our legal work and appreciate the business insights and guidance as much as we do his legal opinion. We would highly recommend Dominic and Taft to anyone and have done so actively in the past.

Peter Martin Votem Corp.

Mergers & Acquisitions Law

The team at Taft Stettinius & Hollister is strong and responsive in all aspects of M&A work.

Commercial Litigation

We greatly appreciate the work done by Taft Stettinius & Hollister's commercial litigation department. They have helped us resolve thorny issues time and again in a cost-effective manner.

Robert Toews Kaivac, Inc.

Environmental Law

We worked with Frank DeVeau at Taft Stettinius & Hollister. Frank is a true professional and expert in his field. It was a pleasure working with Frank and we were very pleased with his thoroughness and the results of his work.

Chris Kennedy Hartson Kennedy Cabinet Top Co. Inc.

Family Law

The family law professionals at Taft Stettinius & Hollister, primarily Jill Helfman and Carl Murway, are top rate professionals in every sense of the word. They are smart, industrious, diligent, courteous and unfailingly respectful of all parties, experts and opposing counsel. Jill and Carl quickly grasp complex financial and valuation concepts and theories and are able to use the information to fashion solid and often creative results. They define their objectives, evaluate the evidence and data, let the experts do their jobs (with appropriate challenges) and always put their best foot forward in advocating for their clients. Finally, they are highly and universally respected by their peers throughout the family law bar.

Robert Ranallo Skoda Minotti

Patent Law

The patent law group at Taft Stettinius & Hollister is top notch and provides superb legal advice. The team has been practicing for decades and has a thorough understanding of the particular statutes, including the Hatch-Waxman statutes. The lawyers do an excellent job of finding advantages to help their clients get a leg up on the competition. In addition, they design comprehensive strategies that usually result in a highly favorable settlement to their clients. Best of all, the team are great people with strong ethics. I strongly recommend them for patent law.

Patent Law

The managing partner at Taft Stettinius & Hollister is exceptionally well versed and knowledgeable about our industry and business. Hence, he is able to quickly grasp the attorney profile and expertise we require for any number of matters. He will also keep a birds eye view at no cost on all matters as they progress to ensure client satisfaction, and the firm in general makes you feel regardless of the size or complexity of any matter, that you are a valued and appreciated client.

Gregory Orleski Pharmascience, Inc.

Information Technology Law

Taft Stettinius & Hollister is our go-to firm for contracts, IT software and SaaS agreements, and benefits. I can't share enough kudos about their expertise!

Hillary Victor Empire Today

Employment Law - Management

Mickey Terrell of Taft Stettinius & Hollister is one of the most outstanding lawyers with whom it has ever been my pleasure to work. He is responsive, practical, and informed.

Fred Glass Indiana University

Employment Law - Management

Our organization has enjoyed a long-standing and excellent relationship with Taft Stettinius & Hollister's Minneapolis office employment law staff. Their deep knowledge of our business has allowed Taft's team, primarily Greg Stenmoe, Britt Gilbertson, and Danielle Fitzsimmons, to provide consistently superb counsel and achieve the best possible legal outcomes.

Real Estate Law

Taft Stettinius & Hollister is a great partner. Julie Drewes is our lead and is terrific. Nancy Aiken is also a key member and very helpful; they know us well.

Real Estate Law

Pablo Petrozzi at Taft Stettinius & Hollister is an exceptional attorney.

Real Estate Law

Taft Stettinius & Hollister's real estate practice is effective and market-leading.

Litigation - Intellectual Property

Taft Stettinius & Hollister is the best law firm I've ever worked with. They not only help us get transactions done efficiently and with solid counsel, but they also help us think through our strategy and provide helpful advice on risks, rewards, and opportunities for growth. I continue to be impressed with their service and counsel, and frequently recommend them to many CEOs and business leaders.

Matt Hunckler Verge, LLC

Employment Law - Management

Taft Stettinius & Hollister offers incredibly great service; they highly valuable to our company. This firm is extremely knowledgeable with strategic thinking and an amazing work ethic.

Litigation - Banking & Finance

When it comes to legal services needed in connection with personal trust and foundation administration or trust-related litigation, we call Taft Stettinius & Hollister first. Outcomes are always positive and costs are not an issue--they provide real value.

Gaming Law

Taft Stettinius & Hollister provide excellent representation, with a knowledgeable and responsive team of attorneys. They have strong gaming industry connections with great advice and counsel.

Gary Hoyer Great River Entertainment, LLC

Workers' Compensation Law - Employers

I have been very fortunate to have worked with Tim Zix at Taft Stettinius and Hollister for over 10 years. Our relationship and the work we have done together for my Corporation has proved to be extremely successful with his direction and advice. I hope to be working with him towards the same goals for many years to come.

Jacqueline Jerome Progressive Insurance

Corporate Law

Taft is always very knowledgeable and responsive to the needs of our company. It is a pleasure to work with them.

Jeffrey Dorries Particle Dynamics International

Corporate Law

Taft Stettinius is an outstanding firm. I was represented by Chester Wilcox and Saxbe for decades prior to the marriage of that firm with Taft and I continue to this day with many of my old and now new firms councilors.

Charles D. Hill Hill Distributing

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