Ann Yackshaw

Associate

Columbus
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Overview

Ann Yackshaw practices class action defense and commercial litigation, with a depth of experience in the federal courts at the trial and appellate levels.

While in law school, Ann had a case comment titled “Shelly Holding: When One Failed Stack Test Is a Continuing Violation” published in The Ohio State University’s online law journal.

Select Experience

  • Obtained favorable discovery rulings in a Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation and Liability action.
  • Assisted in drafting a successful motion for sanctions against opposing counsel in an employment discrimination case.
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Experience

  • Obtained favorable discovery rulings in a Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation and Liability action.
  • Assisted in drafting a successful motion for sanctions against opposing counsel in an employment discrimination case.

Recognitions and Memberships

Memberships

  • Ohio State Bar Association
  • Columbus Bar Association

Community

  • Volunteer Income Tax Assistance 
  • OSU Moot Court Program
    • Civil Rights Team Coach

Prior Positions

  • Judicial Clerk to the Honorable Deborah L. Cook of the United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit (2015 to 2016)
  • BakerHostetler: Associate (2014 to 2015)
  • Judicial Clerk to the Honorable Sara Lioi of the United States District Court for the Northern District of Ohio (2013 to 2014)
  • BakerHostetler: Summer Associate (2012)

Admissions

  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of Ohio
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Sixth Circuit
  • Ohio

Education

  • J.D., The Ohio State University Michael E. Moritz College of Law, 2013, summa cum laude, Order of the Coif; Chief Articles Editor, Ohio State Law Journal
  • B.A., Program of Liberal Studies and German, University of Notre Dame, 2009, cum laude