2017 News

January
Attorney David Banas joined the United Cerebral Palsy of Greater Cleveland’s Board of Directors.

February
Attorney Ethan A. Welch joined the Hickman & Lowder team. His areas of practice include estate planning, elder law, guardianship, and probate.

May
Attorney Blaine P. Brockman was named Chair of the Elder Law Committee of the Central Ohio Association for Justice.

August
Attorneys Franklin Hickman and Janet Lowder were once again named among The Best Lawyers in America.  Frank was recognized for his work in education law and also received the honor of 2018 Cleveland Education Law Lawyer of the Year.  Janet was recognized for her work in Elder Law, Litigation – Trusts & Estates, and Trusts & Estates and received the honor of 2018 Lawyer of the Year in the area of Elder Law.

September
Attorney Elena Lidrbauch was featured in a Cleveland Jewish News article about estate planning for people in the LGBTQ+ community.

Care Coordinator Janelle Leonard was named Co-Facilitator of the Cuyahoga County Adult Protective Collaborative.

October
Attorney Janet Lowder was honored with Celebrating Women’s INSPIRE Award.

November
We are pleased to have been included once again among the U.S. News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms” for 2018. This year, the firm was recognized in the following areas: Cleveland Tier 1: Education Law, Elder Law, Cleveland Tier 2: Litigation – Trusts & Estates, and Cleveland Tier 3: Trusts & Estates Law.  

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