With over 85 years of experience, WHP’s litigation practice has assisted premiere foreign, national, and local businesses in approaching and resolving their legal issues. Comprised of a team of experienced senior litigators and northern Ohio’s finest associates, WHP’s trial lawyers are highly-decorated professionals with proven success in all aspects of business law. Our litigators bring superior strategic counsel and case management to each and every client, catering to the client and case’s respective needs and budget.
WHP represents clients in all industries, with specialties in Securities, Environmental, Libel Defense, Health Care, Appropriation, Employment, Workers’ Compensation, and Commercial and Banking law. Additionally, WHP litigators have collectively handled hundreds of wrongful death and personal injury cases. Many WHP litigators teach trial practice, ethics, and commercial litigation to their fellow attorneys.
Our litigators have extensive experience in the municipal, state, and federal courts, as well as every state and federal administrative body, board, and commission. WHP litigators have vast experience in all forms of dispute resolution, such as mediation and arbitration.
Our team has been featured in Ohio Super Lawyer and Cleveland Leading Lawyer, and is rated by their peers in the National Attorney Ranking System as AV, the highest rating that can be awarded.
Simply put, you can rest assured your matter will be handled with expediency and with the kind of expertise that can only be gained through years of hard work and success.
Kelly M. Fraatz
D. Susan Kershaw
Suzan K. Nieset
Jacqueline C. Panza
Elaine S. Popke