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Wickens Herzer Panza announces the addition of Kevin J. Lenhard

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Wickens Herzer Panza Co.
Announces New Appointment

Law Firm Adds New Attorney and Practice Chair

Avon, OH, January 31, 2022 – Wickens Herzer Panza ("WHP"), founded in Lorain County in 1932, is pleased to announce the addition of Attorney Kevin J. Lenhard to chair the Firm's Estate Planning & Probate Department.

Kevin J. Lenhard, Esq., LL.M.

Kevin J. Lenhard, Esq., LL.M. has joined Wickens Herzer Panza Co. as the Chairperson of the Firm's Estate Planning & Probate Department.

Kevin joins the Firm after serving as chair of the estate planning practice for a regional law firm based in Cleveland, Ohio.

Prior to his role in private practice, he served as a major gift officer for the Cleveland Foundation. Kevin has been involved in the most sophisticated estate and charitable planning while in private law practice and with the Cleveland Foundation.

He received an LL.M. from Case Western Reserve University and will add significant tax expertise to the Firm’s estate planning and corporate practices.

Matthew Nakon, the Firm's President, said: "We are excited that Kevin chose to continue his career with WHP. He brings decades of tax and estate planning experience and offers our clients solutions for every estate planning concern, including the most sophisticated matters. We are eager to personally introduce him to our clients."

In addition to his Master of Laws (LL.M.) degree from Case Western Reserve University, Kevin received his juris doctorate from Cleveland-Marshall College of Law in 1993, and his Bachelor of Business Administration degree in finance from the University of Notre Dame in 1989.

WHP, a general practice business law firm with 27 attorneys based in Avon, Ohio, provides business, litigation, and estate planning services to a broad range of private, middle-market businesses and individuals in Ohio and the Midwest region. The Firm has offices in Avon and Sandusky and works with clients across a variety of industries.



Shirley M. Barsan
Marketing Administrator
Wickens Herzer Panza Co.

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