University of Minnesota, J.D., magna cum laude (1992)
One of four members of the law school’s Moot Court Competition Team, and later served as a director of the program.
College of Wooster, B.A., Business Economics, with honors (1989)
Named a member of both the Order of the Coif and Phi Beta Kappa while at Minnesota and Wooster, respectively
Critchfield, Critchfield & Johnston Litigation Department Chair
Lead counsel in Sheaffer v. Westfield Ins. Co., 110 Ohio St.3d 265, 2006-Ohio-4476.
Lead counsel in Swartz v. Householder (7th Dist.), 2014-Ohio-2359
Lead counsel in Bibaran Farm, Inc. v. Bakerwell, Inc. (5th Dist.), 993 N.E. 2d 795, 2013-Ohio-2487.
Bar and Court Admissions/Memberships:
Admitted to practice before the Supreme Courts of Ohio and Colorado, the United States District Courts for the Northern and Southern Districts of Ohio, and the United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit
Member of the American Bar Association, Ohio State Bar Association, and the Holmes County Bar Association