- Utilities Optimization Group, L.L.C. v. TIN, Inc., d/b/a Temple-Inland Case No. 10-40471 (United States Court of Appeals for Fifth Circuit, August 8, 2011) achieved a reversal of adverse jury verdict with a rendered judgment in favor of client in a commercial contract dispute arising in Texas. The U.S. Court of Appeals held that there was insufficient evidence of actual or apparent authority to bind Temple-Inland to changes made in scope of work by a contractor. A copy of the Fifth Circuit's opinion can be found here.
Indiana University - Bloomington, B.A. (Journalism), 2004, Distinction
Indiana University - Bloomington, J.D., 2007
U.S. District Court, Southern District of Ohio, 2008
U.S. District Court, Southern District of Indiana, 2008
SPEECHES AND PUBLICATIONS
"Mass Screenings: A Tale Of Two Recent Court Approaches," Mealey's Litigation Report: Asbestos, Vol. 27, #7 (May 2, 2012).
PROFESSIONAL AND CIVIC INVOLVEMENT
Ohio State Bar Association
CALI Award for Excellence, Sales 2005
Executive Editor, Indiana Journal of Global Legal Studies