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WESTON HURD ATTORNEYS NAMED 2020 OHIO SUPER LAWYERS AND RISING STARS

WESTON HURD ATTORNEYS NAMED 2020 OHIO SUPER LAWYERS AND RISING STARS

Congratulations to the following Weston Hurd attorneys named 2020 Ohio Super Lawyers and Ohio Rising Stars by Super Lawyers, a Thomson Reuters business.  Attorneys are selected using a patented multiphase process that combines statewide nominations, independent research, and peer evaluations to create a credible, comprehensive, and diverse listing. Kevin R. Bush Personal Injury General: Defense Carolyn M. Cappel Personal Injury […]

Congratulations Hilary Taylor

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Congratulations Hilary Taylor

Heartfelt congratulations to retired Weston Hurd partner, Hilary Taylor, who was honored by the Ohio Association of Civil Trial Attorneys (OACTA) at its annual meeting in Cleveland. The OACTA Inclusion and Equity Scholarship shall now be known as the OACTA Hilary S. Taylor Inclusion and Equity Scholarship in honor and in appreciation of Hilary’s many […]

Weston Hurd Receives Regional and National Recognition in 2020 U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms” List

Weston Hurd Receives Regional and National Recognition in 2020 U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms” List

Weston Hurd LLP is pleased to announce that it has received one national and 15 metropolitan rankings in the recently released 2020 “Best Law Firms” list. According to the U.S. News/Best Lawyers press release, Best Law Firms “are recognized for professional excellence with consistently impressive ratings from clients and peers…Achieving a tiered ranking signals a unique combination of quality law practice and […]

Weston Hurd Attorneys Named Best Lawyers in America® and “Lawyers of the Year”

Weston Hurd Attorneys Named Best Lawyers in America® and “Lawyers of the Year”

Weston Hurd LLP is Pleased to Announce EIGHT firm attorneys have been selected by their peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America® 2020, the only purely peer-review™ guide to the legal profession. TWO of the attorneys, W. CHARLES CURLEY and JOHN G. FARNAN, have also received “Lawyer of the Year” recognition. W. CHARLES […]

OHIO SUPREME COURT UPDATE – CONSTRUCTION STATUTE OF REPOSE

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OHIO SUPREME COURT UPDATE – CONSTRUCTION STATUTE OF REPOSE

Ohio Supreme Court holds that the construction statute of repose applies to claims sounding in breach and in tort.  A summary of: New Riegel Local School District Board of Education, et al. v. The Buehrer Group Architecture & Engineering, Inc., et al., 2019-Ohio-2851 On Wednesday, July 17, 2019, the Ohio Supreme Court held that the construction […]

Weston Hurd’s 2019 Desktop Legal Primer for Ohio Claims

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Weston Hurd’s 2019 Desktop Legal Primer for Ohio Claims

Weston Hurd’s 2019 Desktop Legal Primer for Ohio Claims serves as a comprehensive go-to-guide and useful reference tool for insurance claims professionals. Researched and written by Weston Hurd attorneys, the Primer contains Ohio statutes, case citations and covers information regarding: Claim Limitation Periods – Statutes of Limitation; Product Liability Statute of Repose; Construction Statute of Repose; […]

Cornelius O’Sullivan Joins Weston Hurd

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Cornelius O’Sullivan Joins Weston Hurd

Weston Hurd LLP is pleased to announce that Cornelius J. (Corky) O’Sullivan has joined the firm as a Partner after spending nearly 15 years as a Senior Litigation Attorney with CNA Ins. Co. Corky has more than 25 years of legal experience with over 20 years in civil litigation. He routinely handles large loss matters and has tried […]

#MeToo! Coverage for Workplace Claims

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#MeToo! Coverage for Workplace Claims

Weston Hurd partner, John Farnan presented “#MeToo! Coverage for Workplace Claims” at the Akron Bar Association’s Advanced Issues in Insurance Coverage Seminar on January 29 and the OACTA Insurance Coverage Seminar on April 12. John addressed coverage for workplace harassment, discrimination and other employment related claims under Employment Practices Liability Insurance (EPLI) as well as typical CGL […]