Taft Stettinius & Hollister LLP

With a proven track record since 1885 and more than 450 attorneys, Taft has offices in Chicago, Illinois; Cincinnati, Cleveland, Columbus, Dayton and Delaware, Ohio; Indianapolis, Indiana; Covington, Kentucky; Ann Arbor, Michigan; and Phoenix, Arizona. Taft practices across a wide range of industries and in nearly every area of law, including: bankruptcy and restructuring; capital markets; commercial litigation; construction; corporate governance; education; employee benefits and executive compensation; employment; energy and regulated industries; environmental; gaming; government contracts; healthcare and life sciences; industrial manufacturing; insurance and financial institutions; intellectual property; international; labor; lending and finance; media and entertainment; mergers and acquisitions; municipal law and government relations; nonprofit and tax-exempt organizations; private equity; real estate and REITs; restaurants and hospitality; tax; technology; venture capital; white collar criminal defense.

Since 2008, Taft has completed four successful mergers to nearly double the firm’s size.  Through a disciplined growth strategy, Taft has added new geographies and areas of experience to better serve its clients. This growth has strengthened Taft’s culture and core values:  Midwestern work ethic, a client-first mindset, collegiality, inclusiveness, and professional excellence.

As an additional service to its clients, Taft attorneys often partner with members of its affiliated businesses to provide comprehensive client service. Taft’s wholly-owned, non-legal affiliated businesses include:
• Focused Capitol Solutions LLC (governmental relations and public policy)
• Ginovus LLC (economic development incentive packages, municipal economic development planning, and related economic development activities)
• Ingardus LLC (all areas of insurance, including transactional, regulatory, compliance, and captive insurance companies)
• Taft Business Consulting LLC (business consulting)
• The Mid-American Regional Center (EB-5)


The Bridge Group contacts at Taft Stettinius & Hollister LLP are:

Robert J. Hicks
Chairman of the Executive Committee and Managing Partner
One Indiana Square
Suite 3500
Indianapolis, IN 46204
Email: rhicks@taftlaw.com
Direct Dial: (317) 713-3465
General Number: (317) 713-3500
Margaret Avril Lawson
Partner; Executive Committee Member
425 Walnut Street
Suite 1800
Cincinnati, OH 45202
Email: lawson@taftlaw.com
Direct Dial: (513) 357-9388
General Number: (513) 381-2838
Cezar (Cid) M. Froelich
Chairman, Chicago Office; Executive Committee Member
111 East Wacker
Suite 2800
Chicago, IL 60601
Email: cfroelich@taftlaw.com
Direct Dial: (312) 836-4002
General Number: (312) 527-4000
Ann Arbor, Michigan
339 E. Liberty St.
Suite 220
Ann Arbor, MI 48104
P: (734) 680-8041
Cleveland, Ohio
200 Public Square
Suite 3500
Cleveland, OH 44114-2302
P: (216) 241-2838
F: (216) 241-3707
Columbus, Ohio
65 East State Street
Suite 1000
Columbus, OH 43215-4213
P: (614) 221-2838
F: (614) 221-2007
Dayton, Ohio
40 North Main Street
Suite 1700
Dayton, OH 45423-1029
P: (937) 228-2838
F: (937) 228-2816
Delaware, Ohio
94 N. Sandusky St.
Suite 101
Delaware, OH 43015
P: (740) 362-1454
F: (614) 334-7138
Northern Kentucky
Northern Kentucky, Kentucky
1717 Dixie Highway
Suite 910
Covington, KY 41011-2799
P: (859) 331-2838
F: (513) 381-6613
Phoenix, Arizona
2375 East Camelback Road
Suite 600
Phoenix, AZ 85016
P: (602) 387-4081
F: (602) 387-5001


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Each firm maintains complete autonomy to exercise professional service on an individual basis.