Sponsored by Thompson Hine, Maxine Goodman Levin College of Urban Affairs and Cleveland-Marshall College of Law.
James Robenalt, Thompson Hine
James D. Robenalt is the author of Ballots and Bullets: Black Power Politics and Urban Guerrilla Warfare in 1968 Cleveland. The book traces Cleveland’s political climate in 1968, weaving a spellbinding story that examines the origins of violence in a city that became ground zero during the civil rights and black power struggles. The compelling story of urban race relations still resonates in 2018. He previously authored January 1973, The Harding Affair, and Linking Rings.
Robenalt is also partner in Thompson Hine's Business Litigation practice group. He has been named as one of America's Leading Lawyers in the Chambers USA Guide to America's Leading Business Lawyers. Jim has consistently been listed in The Best Lawyers in America® and has been selected for inclusion in Ohio Super Lawyers® through a process that includes independent research, peer nominations and peer evaluations.
The Association of Corporate Counsel, Northern Ohio Chapter, is hosting this exciting event for law students on Feb. 27 at 5:15 p.m. in the Learning Commons. The discussion, "A Day in the Life of In-House Counsel," will connect you with attorneys wtih wide ranging experience, including general corporate, compliance, privacy, international and litigation matters. Please block time to attend. This is a very unique opportunity to meet leaders with extensive experience. The panel, as presented by the ACC, will include:
Shelly Hillyer (Moderator) - Cleveland-Cliffs Inc., Director - Compliance, Risk & Insurance Management and Asst. General Counsel; Board Member & Past President - Association of Corporate Counsel, Northeast Ohio
Jennifer Miller - Hyland Software Inc., Senior Counsel - Global Privacy; President - Association of Corporate Counsel, Northeast Ohio
Jeff Lauderdale - Lubrizol Advanced Materials, Trial Counsel & Global Group Counsel; Vice President - Association of Corporate Counsel, Northeast Ohio
Joe Muha - Discount Drug Mart, Corporate Counsel/Director of Pharmacy Compliance
Patrick Haggerty - Frantz Ward LLP, Founding Partner and Chair of the Litigation Practice Group
P. Kelly Tompkins - Vice Chair of Cleveland-Marshall Law School Board of Visitors
Guest Speaker: Prof. Deborah Geier
Guest Speaker: Prof. Jonathan Witmer-Rich