At Taft Stettinius & Hollister our 400 attorneys in nine offices practice across a wide range of industries, in virtually every area of law, including Business and Finance, Business Restructuring, Environmental, Health and Life Sciences, Intellectual Property, Labor and Employment, Litigation, Private Client, Real Estate and Tax law. Since 1885, the firm has provided breadth and depth of legal expertise with a trusted business perspective to help our clients reach their goals.
Buckingham, Doolittle & Burroughs has served Northeast Ohio for more than 100 years as the region’s preeminent business law firm. With 65 attorneys in Akron, Canton and Cleveland, Buckingham has extensive experience working with owners of middle-market businesses in all aspects of their operations. Business owners and general counsel turn to Buckingham for legal guidance in the firm’s six main practice areas: Business, Litigation, Employment & Labor, Real Estate & Construction, Health & Medicine, and Trusts & Estates.
John Riccione represents businesses in a wide array of complex commercial disputes, including real estate, construction claims, trade secrets, computer fraud and abuse, UCC warranties and remedies, and labor and employment. He is a frequent speaker on the topics of alternative fee arrangements, non-compete agreements and Uniform Commercial Code warranties.
Bill Serritella is a commercial litigator who focuses his practice on banking, commercial, bankruptcy and appellate litigation. He lectures on numerous topics, including commercial workouts, Uniform Commercial Code issues, bankruptcy, trial practice, appellate practice, contract law and alternative billing practices.
John F. Hill is a courtroom lawyer who represents business owners, with a focus on doctors, lawyers, and other professionals. He has tried over 75 civil cases to juries over a 30-year career. As Chair of Buckingham’s Litigation Practice Group, John handles cases involving business interference, shareholder disputes, contract and insurance disputes, as well as other common commercial litigation. John also serves as a boardroom counselor for clients who recognize the value and perspective that an experienced courtroom lawyer can bring to a dispute before litigation begins.