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Karen is a member of Thompson Hine’s business litigation group. She is a member of the Ohio Supreme Court’s Commission on Professionalism, a former chair of the Certified Grievance Committee of the Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association, and a member and past chair of the Ohio State Bar Association’s Ethics Committee. She also chairs that committee’s Ethics Opinions subcommittee, and has authored several ethics opinions on behalf of the OSBA interpreting the Ohio Rules of Professional Conduct. Karen also is an adjunct professor at Cleveland-Marshall College of Law, teaching legal ethics.
Tom serves as Thompson Hine’s Loss Prevention Partner and is a member of the firm’s business litigation practice group. He is Chair of the Defense Research Institute’s Law Firm Counsel Subcommittee and a past Chair of DRI’s Lawyers’ Professionalism and Ethics Committee.
Frank is a member of Thompson Hine’s business litigation practice group and Chair of the firm’s Ethics Committee. He is a past chair of the Ohio Supreme Court’s Board of Commissioners on the Unauthorized Practice of Law. Frank served for many years on the Cuyahoga County Bar Association’s Certified Grievance Committee, including two years as its chair. Frank has handled a significant number of legal malpractice matters on behalf of both clients and lawyers, and has served as an expert witness in professional negligence cases.