William F. Kolis, Jr., Esq.

Litigation • Personal Injury • Environmental Law

Mr. Kolis is Of Counsel with the Litigation Department.  With more than 27 years of experience, his practice areas within the department reflect the diversity of the clients he has represented and include business litigation, intellectual property, personal injury, and media law. Mr. Kolis has also represented clients before various administrative agencies at the state and federal level.

In conjunction with his representation of media clients, Mr. Kolis has been a presenter at the Ohio State Bar Association’s annual Media Law Seminar on the topic of public access to governmental records and meetings.

Practice Focus:
Business Litigation
Intellectual Property
Media Law

Bar Admissions:
1980 State of Ohio
1981 U.S. District Court, Northern District of Ohio
1985 U.S. Tax Court
1986 U.S. Supreme Court
1987 U.S. Court of Appeals, Sixth Circuit
2004 U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit

Education:
1977 Case Western Reserve University (B.A.)
1980 Case Western Reserve University School of Law (J.D.)

Professional & Civic Affiliations:
Lorain County Bar Association

Contact Information:
Direct (440) 695-8048
Fax (440) 695-8098
Email WKolis@WickensLaw.com