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David L. Firestine - Akron, OH

405 Rothrock RoadSuite 103 Akron, OH 44321

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Updated: 11/29/2023

Akron Appellate Lawyer

Overview

Dave serves as general outside counsel for privately held businesses. In that role, he interacts with business owners and c-suite executives daily, helping them to mitigate risk, capitalize on opportunities and navigate problems when they arise.

Dave has significant experience advising clients on start-ups, mergers, acquisitions, transactions and strategic planning across a multitude of business sectors...

About David L. Firestine

Practice Areas

  • Appellate
  • Business Formation and Organization
  • Business Counseling and Contract Preparation
  • Business Litigation
  • Construction Law
  • Corporate Law
  • Employment Law
  • Land Use
  • Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Oil & Gas
  • Joint Ventures
  • Real Estate Development and Finance
  • Zoning
  • Asset Protection
  • Business Succession Planning
  • Civil Litigation
  • Estate Planning
  • Trust and Estates Litigation

Current Employment Position(s)

  • Partner

Qualifications

Bar Admissions

  • Ohio
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Ohio
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 6th Circuit

Other Affiliations

  • Akron Bar Association (Member)
  • Ohio State Bar Association (Member)
  • Ohio Municipal Attorneys Association (Member)

Education

  • University of Akron School of Law, Akron, Ohio, 2000
    J.D.
  • Baldwin-Wallace College, 1997
    B.A.
    Honors: cum laude

Pro Bono Activities

  • Haven of Rest Ministries, Volunteer
  • The Cleveland Clinic Foundation – The Scott Hamilton Cares Initiative 4th Angel Mentoring Program, Volunteer, 2001 to Present
  • Baldwin-Wallace College Alumni Advisory Board – Lambda Chi Alpha fraternity, Volunteer, 2002 - 2004
  • Fairlawn Country Club – Membership Development Committee, Volunteer, 2009 - 2011
  • Greater Akron Chamber of Commerce, Small Business Council Board of Directors, Director, 2004 - 2008
  • Greater Akron Chamber of Commerce, Small Business Council Board of Directors, Nominating Committee, 2005 - Present
  • Greater Akron Chamber of Commerce, Small Business Council Board of Directors, Nominating Committee, 2006 - Present
  • Greater Akron Chamber of Commerce, Greater Akron Chamber Golf Outing Committee Member, 2005 - 2008
  • Greater Akron Chamber of Commerce, Greater Akron Chamber Golf Outing Committee Co-Chair, 2009 - Present
  • Young Professionals of Akron, Vice-President, 2005 - Present
  • Young Professionals of Akron, Vice-President, 2006 - Present
  • Young Professionals of Akron, Board of Directors, Member, 2003 - Present
  • Young Professionals of Akron, Board of Directors, Member, 2004 - Present

Achievements

Other Sources of Feedback About David L. Firestine

Included on the 2024 Ohio list


Past Lists

  • 2023 Ohio Super Lawyers list
  • 2022 Ohio Super Lawyers list
  • 2014 Ohio Super Lawyers list
  • 2013 Ohio Super Lawyers list
  • 2012 Ohio Super Lawyers list
  • 2011 Ohio Super Lawyers list
  • 2010 Ohio Super Lawyers list
  • 2009 Ohio Super Lawyers list

View the profile for David L. Firestine on Super Lawyers

Honors

  • Selected as an “Super Lawyers – Rising Star” by Law & Politics magazine, 2012 - Present
  • Selected as an “Super Lawyers – Rising Star” by Law & Politics magazine, 2013 - 2014
  • Selected as an “Super Lawyers – Rising Star” by Cincinnati Magazine and Columbus Monthly, 2009 - 2011
  • Honored as a “Fellow,” Akron Bar Foundation, 2011
  • Greater Akron Chamber “30 for the Future” award recipient, 2007 - Present
  • Graduate, Leadership Akron, Class XXIV
  • Ohio Super Lawyer, 2022 - 2024

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Office Information

Address

405 Rothrock RoadSuite 103 Akron, OH 44321

Fax

  • 330-665-7615

Accepts Credit Cards

Yes

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