David L. Firestine

David L. Firestine

Partner
Location:
Akron, Ohio
Phone:
(330) 665-5117 (Ext. 102 )
Fax:
330-665-7615
Email:

Areas of Practice

  • 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

Bar Admissions

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

Education

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

Honors and Awards

  • 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 - Present
  • 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

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Akron Bar Association, Member
  • Ohio State Bar Association, Member

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