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Leadership

      • David-Woodburn
      • David W. Woodburn
        Partner
    • Acquisitions and Mergers, Advice on and drafting of legislation and regulations regarding the financial services industry, the administration of federal, state and municipal funds and debts, Advising clients in all aspects of transactions involving Ohio’s Brownfields Law, Advising Clients in Complying with Complex Regulatory Requirements, Advising clients in environmental compliance matters and strategies, Advising clients with regard to federal and state wetlands matters, Advising transporters of hazardous materials related to compliance with the Hazardous Materials Transportation Act, Assuring Management of Assets in the Event of Incapacity, Audits (federal and state income, excise, estate and gift taxes, state sales, property and franchise taxes), Bankruptcy and Debt-Relief, Borrower, Bank, Underwriter and Issuer Counsel, Business Succession Planning, Buying, Selling and Licensing Distressed Assets, Chapters 7, 11, 12 and 13, Charitable Gifts, Choice of Business Entity (regular and S corporation, general/limited partnership, limited liability company or proprietorship), Choice of, Formation, and Reorganization of Business Entities, Collective Bargaining and Grievance Arbitration, Construction, Construction Contracting, Contract Rights, Coordinating the Procedures for State Government Filings that Require Multiple Approvals, Corporate and Business Organizations, Counseling, Drafting and Advocacy For or Against Tax Legislation, Creation of and Regulatory Compliance for Foundations, Criminal Defense and Government Investigations, Day-to-Day Labor and Employment Advice, Debtor-in-Possession Financing and Equipment Leasing, Defending clients in environmental enforcement actions, Design and Implementation of Plans for Mergers, Reorganizations and Liquidations, Developing Acquisition and Disposition Strategies, Disposition and Management of Assets at Death, Documentation of Board Proceedings and Distribution Decisions, Employment, Confidentiality and Noncompetition Agreements, Employment Discrimination and Harassment Litigation and Arbitration, Employment Personnel Policies and Handbooks, Employment Relations and Labor Matters, Energy and Utilities, ERISA and Employee Benefits, Estate Planning, False Claims Act Defense, Federal and State Tax-Exemption Determinations, Financial and Healthcare Powers of Attorney, Financing and Capitalization, Foreclosures and Repossessions, Formation and Reorganization of Nonprofit Corporations, Formulating Strategies for Acquirers and Targets Before and During Takeover Attempts, Fraud and Abuse HIPAA, Government Contracts and Grants, Intellectual Property Management, including licensing and technology transfer agreements, International Sales (inbound and outbound), Irrevocable “Gift” Trusts for Children and Grandchildren, Irrevocable Life Insurance Trusts, Labor and Employment, Leases, Loans, Contracts and other Business Agreements, Litigation in State and Federal Courts including United States Tax Court, Federal Court of Claims, Ohio Board of Tax Appeals and Ohio Supreme Court, Major Gifts and Estate Planning, Managed Care and Health Plans, Management of For-Profit Subsidiaries in Compliance with Tax Requirements, Medical liability Defense of Hospitals and Nursing Homes, Medical liability Defense of Physicians, Nurses and all Healthcare Professionals, Mergers and Acquisition Due Diligence, Mergers and Acquisitions, Negotiating and Preparing Contracts, Negotiation of Executive Contracts and Compensation, Negotiation of Settlements and Structured Payments of Tax Liabilities for Taxpayers Under Financial Constraints, Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) Compliance and Proceedings, Oil and Gas Litigation, Open Meetings and Public Records Requirements, Passing Assets in a Manner That Reduces Applicable Death Taxes to a Minimum, Peer Review and Disruptive Practitioner, Pension and Labor Law Issues, Pre-Judgment and Post-Judgment Remedies, Preparing and Filing State and Federal Tax and Information Returns, Preparing Disclosure Documents and Related Filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission, Provider Licensing and Certification, Providing strategies for environmentally complex corporate and real estate transactions, Purchase, Sale, Marketing and Distribution of Goods and Services, Purchasing and Licensing Computer Hardware and Software, RAC, MIC and ZPIC Audits, Real Estate and Appropriation, Real Estate & Construction, Real Estate & Land Use (Zoning), Representation and Advocacy Before Tax Agencies Concerning Compliance, Representation before federal and state agencies regarding approval of methods for disbursing both general and targeted assistance funds, Representing clients before federal, state and local agencies, Representing clients in environmental cost recovery actions, Reviewing and negotiating air, water, and solid and hazardous waste permits, Revocable Living Trusts, Sales of Business Interests, Real or Personal Property, Sales/Use Tax Minimization (Ohio and Multi-State), State Audit Proceedings and Findings, State Employment Relations Board Proceedings, Stock “Cross-Purchase” Agreements for Shareholders in Closely Held Corporations, Succession Planning, Tax Planning, Tax Planning Issues, Tort and Civil Rights Cases, Trademark and Copyright Litigation, Training of Management and Staff, Trust Litigation, Trusts & Estates, Trusts, Estates, and Wealth Transfer, Unemployment Proceedings, including Job & Family Services Proceedings and Litigation, Unfair Competition and Trade Secrets, Unfair Competition, Non-Compete, and Trade Secret Litigation, Vendor Contracting, Voting Trust Agreements, Wage and Hour Proceedings, including Class and Collective Action Litigation under the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA), Wrongful Discharge and Retaliation Litigation and Arbitration
    • Akron
    • 330.258.6506
    • [email protected]
      • JohnHill
      • John F. Hill
        Partner
    • 1031 Like-Kind Exchange, Accountable Care Organizations, Acquisitions and Mergers, Administrative & Agency Law, Administrative Appeals, Advice on and drafting of legislation and regulations regarding the financial services industry, the administration of federal, state and municipal funds and debts, Advising clients in all aspects of transactions involving Ohio’s Brownfields Law, Advising Clients in Complying with Complex Regulatory Requirements, Advising clients in environmental compliance matters and strategies, Advising clients with regard to federal and state wetlands matters, Advising transporters of hazardous materials related to compliance with the Hazardous Materials Transportation Act, Antitrust & Trade Regulation, Asbestos, Toxic Tort Litigation, Assessing environmental liabilities, Assisting with response to citizens groups actions, Assuring Management of Assets in the Event of Incapacity, Audits (federal and state income, excise, estate and gift taxes, state sales, property and franchise taxes), Banking Law, Bankruptcy and Debt-Relief, Bankruptcy Tax, Bankruptcy/Creditors’ Rights, Board of Directors Education, Board of Revision, Bond Counsel, Borrower, Bank, Underwriter and Issuer Counsel, Business, Business Succession, Business Succession Planning, Business Torts, Buying, Selling and Licensing Distressed Assets, Certificate of Need, Chapters 7, 11, 12 and 13, Charitable Gifts, Choice of Business Entity (regular and S corporation, general/limited partnership, limited liability company or proprietorship), Choice of, Formation, and Reorganization of Business Entities, Choosing the Organizational Structure, Claims Litigation, Close Corporation Agreements, Collective Bargaining and Grievance Arbitration, Commercial Litigation, Commercial & Residential Transactions, Community Association Law, Complex Debt Restructurings, Computer Law & Contracts, Constituting the Organization’s Membership and/or Board of Directors, Constitutional Issues, Contract Rights, Contracts, Coordinating the Procedures for State Government Filings that Require Multiple Approvals, Copyrights, Corporate and Business Organizations, Corporate Compliance, Corporate Governance Documentation, Corrective Action, Counseling, Drafting and Advocacy For or Against Tax Legislation, Creation of and Regulatory Compliance for Foundations, Credit sales policies, Creditors’ Rights & Bankruptcy, Criminal Defense and Government Investigations, Criminal Tax Investigations, Day-to-Day Labor and Employment Advice, Debt restructuring, Debtor-in-Possession Financing and Equipment Leasing, Defending clients in environmental enforcement actions, Defense of Union Organizing Campaigns, Deferred Compensation, Design and Implementation of Plans for Mergers, Reorganizations and Liquidations, Developing Acquisition and Disposition Strategies, Discipline Issues, Discrimination, Disposition and Management of Assets at Death, Disposition of Assets by Debtors with Ongoing Business Operations, Divorce Tax, Documentation of Board Proceedings and Distribution Decisions, Education, Employee Benefits, Employee Handbooks, Employment, Confidentiality and Noncompetition Agreements, Employment Contracts, Employment Discrimination and Harassment Litigation and Arbitration, Employment & Labor, Employment Law, Employment Personnel Policies and Handbooks, Employment Relations and Labor Matters, Energy, Energy and Utilities, Environmental, Environmental Concerns, Environmental Law, Equal Access, Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) Proceedings, ERISA and Employee Benefits, Estate Planning, False Claims Act Defense, Family Law, Federal and State Tax-Exemption Determinations, Finance & Public Law, Financial and Healthcare Powers of Attorney, Financing, Financing and Capitalization, Foreclosure, Foreclosures and Repossessions, Formation and Reorganization of Nonprofit Corporations, Formulating Strategies for Acquirers and Targets Before and During Takeover Attempts, Fraud and Abuse HIPAA, Governance Issues, Government Contracts and Grants, Governmental & Administrative Approvals, Health & Medicine, Home Health, HUD Financing, Implementation, Insolvency Cases, Intellectual Property, Intellectual Property Management, including licensing and technology transfer agreements, Intellectual Property such as Trade Names, Copyrights, etc., International Business Transactions, International Sales (inbound and outbound), Irrevocable “Gift” Trusts for Children and Grandchildren, Irrevocable Life Insurance Trusts, Labor and Employment, Land Installment Contracts, Leases, Leases, Loans, Contracts and other Business Agreements, Licensing, Liquidations, Litigation, Litigation in State and Federal Courts including United States Tax Court, Federal Court of Claims, Ohio Board of Tax Appeals and Ohio Supreme Court, Loan Structuring, Long-Term Care, Long-Term Care Facilities, Major Gifts and Estate Planning, Making Arrangements to Pay Taxes That Come Due, Malpractice Defense, Managed Care and Health Plans, Management of For-Profit Subsidiaries in Compliance with Tax Requirements, Managing document intensive CERCLA 104e responses, Medical Homes, Medical liability Defense of Hospitals and Nursing Homes, Medical liability Defense of Physicians, Nurses and all Healthcare Professionals, Medical Malpractice, Medical Staff Bylaws, Medicare Conditions of Participation, Medicare/Medicaid Appeals, Mergers & Acquisitions, Mergers and Acquisition Due Diligence, Mergers and Acquisitions, National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) Proceedings, Negotiating and Preparing Contracts, Negotiation of Executive Contracts and Compensation, Negotiation of Settlements and Structured Payments of Tax Liabilities for Taxpayers Under Financial Constraints, Non-Qualified Plans, Nonprofit & Foundation, Nursing Home, Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) Compliance and Proceedings, Ohio Civil Rights Commission (OCRC) Proceedings, Oil and Gas Litigation, Oil & Gas, Open Enrollment, Open Meetings, Open Meetings and Public Records Requirements, Out of Court Work-Outs, Passing Assets in a Manner That Reduces Applicable Death Taxes to a Minimum, Peer Review and Disruptive Practitioner, Pension and Labor Law Issues, Personnel Practices Consulting, Physician Office Business Issues, Physician Practice Business Issues, Practitioner Alignment, Practitioner Recruitment, Pre-Judgment and Post-Judgment Remedies, Preparing and Filing State and Federal Tax and Information Returns, Preparing Disclosure Documents and Related Filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission, Privacy Law Compliance (FERPA, Clery Act), Probate, Probate Litigation, Product Liability, Professional Credentialing, Profit Sharing, Provider Licensing and Certification, Providing strategies for environmentally complex corporate and real estate transactions, Public Law, Purchase, Sale, Marketing and Distribution of Goods and Services, Purchasing and Licensing Computer Hardware and Software, Qualification for Tax Exempt Status, Qualified Plans, RAC, MIC and ZPIC Audits, Real Estate and Appropriation, Real Estate & Construction, Real Estate & Land Use (Zoning), Reorganizations, Representation and Advocacy Before Tax Agencies Concerning Compliance, Representation before federal and state agencies regarding approval of methods for disbursing both general and targeted assistance funds, Representing clients before federal, state and local agencies, Representing clients in environmental cost recovery actions, Reviewing and negotiating air, water, and solid and hazardous waste permits, Revocable Living Trusts, Rights, Risk Management, Sales of Business Interests, Real or Personal Property, Sales/Use Tax Minimization (Ohio and Multi-State), School Law, Securities, Self-Insured Group Health Plans, Special Education, Stark Law, State Audit Proceedings and Findings, State Employment Relations Board Proceedings, Stock “Cross-Purchase” Agreements for Shareholders in Closely Held Corporations, Stock Options, “Stock Redemption” Agreements, Succession Planning, Tax Abatement Issues Tax Credit, Tax Exempt Financing, Tax-Exempt Healthcare Entities, Tax Litigation, Tax Planning, Tax Planning Issues, Tax Settlements with County Budget Commissions, Tax Shelters, Taxation: Government Advocacy, Taxation: Tax Controversies, Taxation: Transactional Structuring, Title Issues, Tort and Civil Rights Cases, Trade Secrets, Trademark and Copyright Litigation, Traditional & Non-traditional Financing, Training of Management and Staff, Trust Litigation, Trusts & Estates, Trusts, Estates, and Wealth Transfer, Unemployment Proceedings, including Job & Family Services Proceedings and Litigation, Unfair Competition and Trade Secrets, Unfair Competition, Non-Compete, and Trade Secret Litigation, Uniform Commercial Code, Utilities, Voting Trust Agreements, Wage and Hour Proceedings, including Class and Collective Action Litigation under the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA), Water & Riparian, Welfare Benefit Plans, Wetlands Zoning, White Collar Defense, Workers’ Compensation, Workers Compensation, Wrongful Discharge and Retaliation Litigation and Arbitration, Zoning Matters
    • Akron
    • 330.258.6404
    • [email protected]