Koehler Fitzgerald lawyer Robert Barr authors article published in June 2017 CMBA's Bankruptcy & Commercial Law Section Newsletter

June 27, 2017 -- Koehler Fitzgerald LLC is pleased to report that Robert Barr has authored an article entitled "The Collision of Bankruptcy and Divorce" that was published in the June 2017 Newsletter for the Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association's Bankruptcy & Commercial Law Section. Click here to read it.

Koehler Fitzgerald lawyer Timothy Fitzgerald chairs CMBA 2017 Appellate Practice Seminar

June 15, 2017 -- Koehler Fitzgerald LLC is pleased to report that Timothy Fitzgerald served as the Chair of the Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association's 2017 Appellate Practice Seminar on June 15, 2017 in Cleveland, Ohio.

Koehler Fitzgerald lawyer Robert Barr to present OSBA Webcast on June 16, 2017

June 8, 2017 -- Koehler Fitzgerald LLC is pleased to report that Robert Barr will be presenting an OSBA Live Webcast presentation on "Deciding Among Chapter 7, Chapter 11, Chapter 13, or Not to File at All" on June 16, 2017 at 1:00 pm. Register here to attend.

Koehler Fitzgerald lawyer Joseph Simms authors article published in Spring 2017 Newsletter of the Securities Litigation Committee of the ABA's Litigation Section

June 5, 2017 -- Koehler Fitzgerald LLC is pleased to report that Joseph Simms has authored an article entitled "Trial Prep 101" that was published in the Spring 2017 Newsletter of the American Bar Association's Securities Litigation Committee. Click here to read it.

Koehler Fitzgerald sponsors Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association's 10th Annual Meeting and Inauguration

June 2, 2017 -- Koehler Fitzgerald LLC was a proud sponsor and attendee of the 10th Annual Meeting and Inauguration of the Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association on June 2, 2017.

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Koehler Fitzgerald releases its May 2017 Reference-Based Pricing Newsletter

May 23, 2017 -- Please click here to see Koehler Fitzgerald's May 2017 Reference-Based Pricing Newsletter, in which we discuss Air Ambulance Billing and the American Health Care Act.

Koehler Fitzgerald lawyers give back to the community by volunteering at the Cleveland Stepstone Academy

May 23, 2017 -- Koehler Fitzgerald is proud to report that Attorneys Christine Cooper, Amy Jeffries, Kevin Keogh and Joseph Simms are volunteering at the Cleveland Stepstone Academy Annual Field Day on May 24, 2017.

Koehler Fitzgerald sponsors 2nd Annual St. Barnabas School Bolt Like A Blazer Tech Trek 5K Run/1 Mile Walk

May 20, 2017 -- Koehler Fitzgerald LLC was a proud sponsor of the 2nd Annual St. Barnabas School Bolt Like A Blazer Tech Trek 5K Run/1 Mile Walk on May 20, 2017 to support the St. Barnabas School Technology Fund.

Koehler Fitzgerald lawyer Robert Barr to present OSBA Webcast on May 9, 2017

May 8, 2017 -- Koehler Fitzgerald LLC is pleased to report that Robert Barr will be presenting an OSBA Live Webcast presentation on "Alternatives to Bankruptcy" on May 9, 2017 at 1:00 pm. Register here to attend: https://yourosba.ohiobar.org/product/26602

Koehler Fitzgerald lawyer Christine Cooper to speak about "The Ins and Outs of Security Deposits" at the April 28, 2017 SES Seminar "Landlord-Tenant Law: Lease Agreements, Defaults, and Collections"

April 24, 2017 -- Koehler Fitzgerald LLC is pleased to report that Christine Cooper will be speaking about "The Ins and Outs of Security Deposits" at the upcoming SES Seminar entitled "Landlord-Tenant Law: Lease Agreements, Defaults, and Collections" on April 28, 2017 in Akron, Ohio.

Koehler Fitzgerald releases its April 2017 Reference-Based Pricing Newsletter

April 24, 2017 -- Please click here to see Koehler Fitzgerald's April 2017 Reference-Based Pricing Newsletter, in which we discuss Air Ambulance Billing among other topics.

Koehler Fitzgerald releases its March 2017 Reference-Based Pricing Newsletter

March 23, 2017 -- Please click here to see Koehler Fitzgerald's March 2017 Reference-Based Pricing Newsletter, in which we discuss the Affordable Care Act and Hospital Balance Billing and Payments.

Koehler Fitzgerald lawyer Amy Jeffries to speak at Ohio Northern University on March 17, 2017

March 13, 2017 -- Koehler Fitzgerald LLC is pleased to report that Amy Jeffries will be speaking at the Ohio Northern University Pettit College of Law on March 17, 2017 about her experiences as a law student at ONU and as a practicing lawyer.

Koehler Fitzgerald lawyer Robert Barr to present OSBA Webcast on March 7, 2017

March 1, 2017 -- Koehler Fitzgerald LLC is pleased to report that Robert Barr will be presenting an OSBA Live Webcast presentation on "Bankruptcy for Non-Specialists" on March 7, 2017 at 1:00 pm. Register here to attend: https://yourosba.ohiobar.org/product/26348

Koehler Fitzgerald releases its February 2017 Reference-Based Pricing Newsletter

February 23, 2017 -- Please click here to see Koehler Fitzgerald's February 2017 Reference-Based Pricing Newsletter, in which we discuss Balance Bills by Specialty and Region and the End Surprise Billing Act.

Koehler Fitzgerald lawyer Joseph Simms to speak at ABA Roundtable "Discovery in Arbitration" on February 23, 2017

February 17, 2017 -- Koehler Fitzgerald LLC is pleased to report that Joseph Simms will be participating in an ABA Roundtable discussion on "Discovery in Arbitration" on February 23rd at 2 pm (Eastern). This program is co-Sponsored by the Securities Litigation Committee, Alternative Dispute Resolution, and Commercial & Business Litigation Committees.

Koehler Fitzgerald moves as a result of firm growth

February 1, 2017 -- We are pleased to announce that Koehler Fitzgerald LLC is moving as a result of its growth over the past few years.  Effective February 1, 2017, our new address is 1111 Superior Avenue East, Suite 2500, Cleveland, Ohio 44114.

Koehler Fitzgerald lawyer Robert Barr authors article published in January 2017 CMBA Journal

January 2017 -- Koehler Fitzgerald LLC is pleased to report that Robert Barr has authored an article "Bankruptcy Exemptions - An Update on Ohio Exemptions and Sound Exemption Planning" that was published in the January 2017 Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Journal.

Koehler Fitzgerald releases its January 2017 Reference-Based Pricing Newsletter

January 25, 2017 -- Please click here to see Koehler Fitzgerald's January 2017 Reference-Based Pricing Newsletter, in which we discuss the Cost of a Partial Repeal of the ACA and Georgia's focus on ER Balance Billing.

Koehler Fitzgerald lawyer Robert Barr to speak at CMBA's "Attorneys Advising Artists" Seminar on January 26, 2017

January 20, 2017 -- Koehler Fitzgerald LLC is pleased to report that Robert Barr will be speaking about various debtor/creditor, asset protection and collection issues confronted by artists at the CMBA "Attorneys Advising Artists" seminar at 4:30 pm on January 26, 2017 at the Cleveland Public Theater.

Koehler Fitzgerald releases its January 2017 Securities and Advisory Update

January 20, 2017 -- Please click the link below to see Koehler Fitzgerald's January 2017 Securities and Advisory Update, in which we discuss the SEC's 2017 Examination Priorities, FINRA's 2017 Regulatory Priorities, and selected rule changes impacting FINRA arbitration proceedings. Koehler Fitzgerald Securities and Advisory Update

Koehler Fitzgerald lawyers Joseph Simms and Christine Cooper to speak about "Effectively Counseling Clients on Data Preservation" at the December 12, 2016 OSBA Seminar "Guide to a Lawyer's Economic Development Plan: How to Enhance your Law Practice"

December 12, 2016 -- Koehler Fitzgerald LLC is pleased to report that Joseph Simms and Christine Cooper will be participating in a panel discussion about "Effectively Counseling Clients on Data Preservation" at the upcoming OSBA Seminar entitled "Guide to a Lawyer's Economic Development Plan: How to Enhance your Law Practice" on December 12, 2016 in Cleveland.

Koehler Fitzgerald lawyers selected to 2017 Ohio Super Lawyers and Rising Stars lists

December 2, 2016 -- Koehler Fitzgerald is proud to announce that James F. Koehler, Timothy J. Fitzgerald, Joseph S. Simms, Robert D. Barr, Dianne V. Foley and Daniel P. Carter have been selected to the Ohio Super Lawyers list for 2017, and Christine M. Cooper has been designated as a 2017 Ohio Super Lawyers Rising Star.

Koehler Fitzgerald lawyer Robert Barr to present OSBA Webcast and speak at OSBA Bankruptcy Law Seminar on November 29, 2016

November 29, 2016 -- Koehler Fitzgerald LLC is pleased to report that on November 29, 2016, Robert Barr will be speaking about "Deciding Among Chapter 7, Chapter 11, Chapter 13, or Not to File at All" at the OSBA Bankruptcy Law Seminar in Columbus, followed by an OSBA Live Webcast presentation on "Bankruptcy Exemptions and Exemption Planning."

Koehler Fitzgerald lawyers Joseph Simms and Amy Jeffries author article published in November 2016 CMBA Journal

November 18, 2016 -- Koehler Fitzgerald LLC is pleased to report that Joseph Simms and Amy Jeffries have authored an article "The Sword and The Shield: Federal Rule 68 Offers of Judgment" that was published in the November 2016 Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Journal.

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Koehler Fitzgerald ranked as a 2017 U.S. News-Best Lawyers "Best Law Firm" in multiple categories

November 2, 2016 -- Koehler Fitzgerald is proud to announce its national ranking as a 2017 U.S. News-Best Lawyers "Best Law Firm" in the "Employment Law-Management" and "Litigation-Labor & Employment" categories. Firms ranked as a "Best Law Firm" are recognized for professional excellence and persistently impressive ratings from client and peers, and are ranked based on a rigorous evaluation process that includes the collection of client and lawyer evaluations, peer review from leading attorneys in their field, and review of additional information provided by law firms as part of the formal submission process.

Koehler Fitzgerald lawyer Christine Cooper completes Ironman Triathlon

October 21, 2016 -- Koehler Fitzgerald congratulates Christine Cooper on her completion of the Ironman Triathlon in Louisville on October 9, 2016. The Ironman encompasses 140.6 miles (consisting of a 2.4-mile swim, a 112-mile bike, and a 26.2-mile run). Christine participated as part of The Ironman Foundation, whose mission is to leave a legacy behind in communities where Ironman events take place through charitable grants, philanthropy and volunteerism.

Koehler Fitzgerald lawyer Robert Barr recognized as a 2017 "Best Lawyer in America" in multiple categories

September 2016 -- Koehler Fitzgerald congratulates Robert Barr on his 2017 inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America in the categories of "Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization Law" and "Litigation-Bankruptcy." Since it was first published in 1983, Best Lawyers has become universally regarded as the definitive guide to legal excellence. Best Lawyers lists are compiled based on an exhaustive peer-review evaluation. Corporate Counsel Magazine has called Best Lawyers "the most respected referral list of attorneys in practice."

Koehler Fitzgerald grows with the addition of attorney Robert Barr

September 2016 -- We are pleased to announce that Robert Barr has joined the firm as a partner. Rob has over 20 years of experience in commercial litigation, bankruptcy and real estate, with an emphasis on representing bankruptcy trustees. Rob's specific areas of expertise include identifying and resolving defective security instruments and mortgages, prosecuting civil fraud actions, resolving debtor/creditor disputes, including medical billing disputes, defending and prosecuting preference claims in insolvency proceedings, and business restructuring and bankruptcy. He also serves as counsel for creditors, creditor committees, and corporate and consumer debtors in chapter 7, 11 and 13 bankruptcy cases.

Koehler Fitzgerald lawyer Joseph Simms to speak at OSBA Litigation Skills seminar on September 13, 2016

September 13, 2016 -- Koehler Fitzgerald LLC is pleased to report that Joseph Simms will be speaking about "Trial Preparation" at the upcoming OSBA Litigation Skills Seminar on September 13th in Cleveland. This program will also include discussions about Pleadings and Motions, ADR and Settlement, Opening Statements and Closing Arguments, Direct Examination, Cross Examination and Impeachment, and Appeals.

Koehler Fitzgerald grows with the addition of attorney Amy Jeffries

August 2016 -- We are pleased to announce that Amy Jeffries has joined the firm as an associate. Amy's primary focus is in commercial litigation. Previously, she served as an Assistant Attorney General for the State of Ohio in the Health and Human Services section, where she handled administrative hearings and appeals on behalf of the Ohio Department of Medicaid and the Ohio Department of Job and Family Services. Amy graduated from Ohio Northern University's law school as valedictorian in 2012. Her undergraduate degree is from the University of California, Santa Barbara, where she majored in Political Science with an emphasis in International Relations, and minored in Global Peace and Security.

Koehler Fitzgerald lawyer Dianne Foley recognized as a 2017 "Best Lawyer in America" in multiple categories

August 2016 -- Koehler Fitzgerald congratulates Dianne V. Foley on her 2017 inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America in the categories of "Litigation-Labor & Employment" and "Employment Law-Management." Since it was first published in 1983, Best Lawyers has become universally regarded as the definitive guide to legal excellence. Best Lawyers lists are compiled based on an exhaustive peer-review evaluation. Corporate Counsel Magazine has called Best Lawyers "the most respected referral list of attorneys in practice."

Koehler Fitzgerald lawyer Timothy Fitzgerald authors article published in Summer 2016 edition of OACTA Quarterly Review

August 2016 -- Koehler Fitzgerald LLC is pleased to report that Timothy Fitzgerald's article "How To Become Certified As An Appellate Law Specialist (And Why Would You Want To)" was published in the Summer 2016 edition of the Ohio Association of Civil Trial Attorneys (OACTA) Quarterly Review.

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Koehler Fitzgerald lawyer Timothy Fitzgerald to chair CMBA Appellate Practice seminar on June 16, 2016

June 16, 2016 -- Koehler Fitzgerald LLC is pleased to report that Timothy Fitzgerald will be chairing the Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association Appellate Practice 2016 CLE Seminar on June 16th.

Koehler Fitzgerald lawyer Michele Yeh to speak at "Financial Planning and Power of Attorney for Finances" seminar on June 1, 2016

June 1, 2016 -- Koehler Fitzgerald LLC is pleased to report that Michele Yeh will be speaking about "The Need for a Power of Attorney" at the Financial Planning and Power of Attorney for Finances Seminar being presented by Chad Lahrmer, CPA and Gateway Financial, LLC on June 1st in Macedonia, Ohio.

Koehler Fitzgerald sponsors 1st Annual St. Barnabas School Bolt Like A Blazer Tech Trek 5K Run/1 Mile Walk

May 21, 2016 -- Koehler Fitzgerald LLC is proud to be a sponsor of the 1st Annual St. Barnabas School Bolt Like A Blazer Tech Trek 5K Run/1 Mile Walk on May 21, 2016 to support the St. Barnabas School Technology Fund.

Koehler Fitzgerald lawyer Timothy Fitzgerald to speak at OSBA Appellate Practices seminar on April 21, 2016

April 21, 2016 -- Koehler Fitzgerald LLC is pleased to report that Timothy Fitzgerald will be speaking about "Standards of Review" at the OSBA Appellate Practice CLE Seminar in Cleveland, Ohio on April 21st.

Koehler Fitzgerald lawyer Joseph Simms to speak at ABA Litigation Section Annual Conference on April 14, 2016

April 14, 2016 -- Koehler Fitzgerald LLC is pleased to report that Joseph Simms will be moderating a panel on "Best Practices for Mediating Business and Corporate Disputes" on Thursday, April 14th, at the ABA Litigation Section Annual Conference in Chicago, Illinois.

Koehler Fitzgerald grows with the addition of attorney Christine Cooper

February 2016 -- We are pleased to announce that Christine M. Cooper has joined the firm. Christine's practice focuses on commercial litigation, business torts, construction law, intellectual property disputes, alternative dispute resolution, landlord and tenant law, and commercial and residential real estate disputes. Christine is experienced in all facets of e-discovery, including collection and processing of documents for review, managing large scale document reviews, and preparing document retention policies. She is also admitted to practice before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.

Koehler Fitzgerald lawyer Dianne Foley recognized as a 2016 "Best Lawyer in America" in multiple categories

February 2016 -- Koehler Fitzgerald congratulates Dianne V. Foley on her 2016 inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America. Since it was first published in 1983, Best Lawyers has become universally regarded as the definitive guide to legal excellence. Best Lawyers lists are compiled based on an exhaustive peer-review evaluation. Corporate Counsel Magazine has called Best Lawyers "the most respected referral list of attorneys in practice."

Koehler Fitzgerald ranked as a 2016 U.S. News-Best Lawyers "Best Law Firm" in multiple categories

February 2016 -- Koehler Fitzgerald is proud to announce its national ranking as a 2016 U.S. News-Best Lawyers "Best Law Firm" in the "Employment Law-Management" and "Litigation-Labor & Employment" categories. Firms ranked as a "Best Law Firm" are recognized for professional excellence and persistently impressive ratings from client and peers, and are ranked based on a rigorous evaluation process that includes the collection of client and lawyer evaluations, peer review from leading attorneys in their field, and review of additional information provided by law firms as part of the formal submission process.

Koehler Fitzgerald lawyers selected to 2016 Ohio Super Lawyers list

February 2016 -- Koehler Fitzgerald is proud to announce that James F. Koehler, Timothy J. Fitzgerald, Dianne V. Foley, Joseph S. Simms and Daniel P. Carter have been selected to the Ohio Super Lawyers list for 2016.

Firm changes name and rolls out new website to reflect the growth and development of the firm since its founding

January 1, 2016 -- We are pleased to announce that the firm has changed its name to Koehler Fitzgerald LLC. Our name change reflects the growth and development of the firm since its founding in 2011, and our continued focus on business & commercial litigation, alternative dispute resolution, financial services regulatory consultation & defense, healthcare, appellate advocacy, business advisory & transactional services, labor & employment law, and estate & succession planning. Please visit our new website at www.koehler.law to learn about our areas of practice and the experience and expertise of our growing team.