Firm Leadership

CHAIRMAN

Paul M. Schmidt

CHIEF PRACTICE PARTNER

Lauren J. Resnick, New York

CHIEF OPERATIONS PARTNER

Brett A. Wall, Cleveland

GENERAL COUNSEL

John D. Parker, Cleveland

POLICY COMMITTEE

John J. Allotta, Cleveland
David K. Brown, Atlanta
Joseph E. Ezzie, Columbus
Daniel J. Goettle, Philadelphia
Steven H. Goldberg, New York
Gilbert S. Keteltas, Washington, D.C.
Theodore J. Kobus III, New York
Jeffrey H. Paravano, Washington, D.C.
Carole S. Rendon, Cleveland
Lauren J. Resnick, New York
Eric E. Sagerman, Los Angeles
Paul M. Schmidt, Washington, D.C.
Julie Singer Brady, Orlando
Gregory C. Ulmer, Houston
W. Ray Whitman, Houston

Practice Group Chairs

Business – John J. Allotta
Digital Assets and Data Management – Theodore J. Kobus III
Intellectual Property – Mark H. Tidman
Labor and Employment – Amy J. Traub
Litigation – W. Ray Whitman
Tax – Jeffrey H. Paravano

Office Leadership

Joann Gallagher Jones, Atlanta
Ronald S. Okada, Chicago
W. Ashley Hess, Cincinnati
Matthew A. Tenerowicz, Cleveland
Gary A. Wadman, Columbus
George T. Mooradian, Costa Mesa
C. Shawn Cleveland, Dallas
Laurin D. Quiat, Denver
Matthew W. Caligur, Houston
Eric E. Sagerman, Los Angeles
George A. Stamboulidis, New York
James V. Etscorn, Orlando
Joseph Lucci, Philadelphia
Robb C. Adkins, San Francisco
Timothy D. Casey, Seattle
Jeffrey H. Paravano, Washington, D.C.
Daniel J. Goettle, Wilmington, DE

ADMINISTRATIVE MANAGEMENT

Chief Financial Officer – Rick L. Johnson 
Chief Information Officer – Robert E. Craig
Chief Marketing Officer – Despina C. Kartson
Director of Administration – Lee Jensen
Director of Inclusion and Diversity – Leah N. Fisher
Executive Director of Human Resources – Michele Gray Merrill