*Archived* SSE&G NEWS
November, 11 2011
US News & World Report selects SSE&G as a Top Tier Firm in Insurance law
SSE&G is proud to announce our selection as a Tier 1 law firm in the area of Insurance Law! These rankings are based on a rigourous evaluation process that includes client and lawyer evaluations, peer review from leading attorneys in the field and information provided by law firms as part of the formal submission process. Criteria for selection include expertise in the field, responsiveness, understanding of a business and its needs, cost effectiveness and cvility.
More info on the selection process can be found at: http://bestlawfirms.usnews.com/methodology.aspx
November, 7 2011
Congratulations to 3 SSE&G attorneys for being named 2011 Super Lawyers!
Congratulations to Daniel F. Gourash, Robert D. Anderle and Kieth A. Savidge for being named Super Lawyers by Super Lawyers magazine. Super Lawyers is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. The selection process is multi-phased and includes independent research, peer nominations and peer evaluations.
October 16, 2011
Welcome to the firm Brian Cruse!
SSE&G is pleased to announce the arrival of attorney Brian Cruse to the firm. Mr. Cruse is a skilled attorney that adds considerably to our Estate Planning and Probate Divisions. In Addition, he has a strong background dealing with closely held businesses, including a specialization in liquor permit issues. His 20+ years experience brings a diversified skill set to the firm.
August 18, 2011
SSE&G featured in Smart Business Cleveland Magazine
The August 2011 edition of Smart Business Cleveland Magazine features a full page description of the SSE&G Legal Services: "Delivering Legal solutions for today and tomorrow".
August 10, 2011
Congratulations to 5 SSE&G Lawyers for being named 2011 Ohio Super Lawyers!
Robert D. Anderle, Gary A. Ebert, Daniel F. Gourash, Keith A. Savidge, and Gregory D. Seeley, all of whom have been named Super Lawyers by the Super Lawyers Rating Service. Super Lawyers is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high-degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. The selection process is multi-phased and includes independent research, peer nominations and peer evaluations.
July 1st, 2011
Welcome new Associate Jazmyn J. Barrow to SSE&G
SSE&G is happy to welcome new associate Jazmyn J. Barrow to our office! Jazmyn is a 2009 graduate of Case Western Reserve University.
June 10, 2011
Partner Robert Anderle to be sworn in as an Officer to the CMBA
Congratulations to SSE&G partner Robert Anderle! On June 10th, Robert will be sworn in as the President of Membership for the Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association. He will be working to develop membership recruitment and retention strategies, enhance member benefits, and help to expand the CMBA Connections Program.
May 15th 2011
Keith Savidge participates in DRI Conference in Chicago
On May 11 through 13, Litigation Partner Keith Savidge participated in the DRI "Strictly Retail" defense counsel meeting in Chicago, Illinois. The conference was attended by attorneys throughout the country who, like Mr. Savidge, represent retailers in tort, employment and commercial litigation. Mr. Savidge also attended break out sessions with the firm's retail clients.
April 12, 2011
Keith Savidge attended the DRI Product Liability Conference
Firm principal Keith Savidge attended the DRI Product Liability Conference in New Orleans from April 5-8. This annual conference is attended by defense attorneys throughout the country who routinely represent product manufacturers in a variety of thorny legal matters. Mr. Savidge also participated in breakout sessions sponsored by SSEG firm client’s to coordinate with their approved panel counsel. “This longstanding forum is one of the best product liability conferences in the nation” said Savidge, one of SSEG’s product liability litigators.
February 15, 2011
SSEG in the Westshore Bar Association
SSEG has achieved participation of 100% of its attorneys in the Westshore Bar Association. We are proud to support the mission of this excellent organization.
February 2, 2011
SSEG has launched its Professional Coaches Structure Model!
SSEG has decades of experience representing Sports and Entertainment clients and supporting this unique practice with seasoned veterans to enable the Sports/Entertainment client to achieve their business, financial and contractual goals. Please contact Gary Ebert or Greg Seeley for more information.
January 19, 2011
Jessica Handlos meets with Fred Nance and Sue Hastings
SSEG Attorney Jessica Handlos was selected as part of the Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association's Connections Program to meet Fred Nance and Susan Hastings to hear about what's developing in Downtown Cleveland.
January 3, 2010
Mary Davis returns from Nepal!
SSEG Partner Mary Davis returned from a 3 week trip to Nepal in support of the ServLife International Inc. Micro loan program. Mary spent 3 weeks in Nepal in support of this program. To read a brief article and see some photos from her trip, follow THIS LINK. To find out more about ServLife Internation. visit their website: http://www.servlife.org/
November 22, 2010
SSEG on Facebook!
July 14, 2010
SSEG Designated First Tier by US News & World Reports
SSEG's Insurance Law Section, lead by partner Dan Gourash, was designated a First Tier Ranking for Metropolitan Area Law Firms by U.S. News and World Report 'Best Lawyers" for 2010.
March 29, 2010
Attorney Douglas Whipple at the 11th Business Continuity Planning Conference
Douglas Whipple will be presenting "Employee (Mis)Behavior / Employee Liability" at this years 11th annual Business Continuity Planning Conference on Apr 14th. This years event is hosted at the Doubletree Hotel located at 6400 Quarry Lane in Independence, Ohio.
Click HERE to view the brochure for full details and a code to receive $25 off the member price!
March 1, 2010
Workers Compensation Certification for Attorney Matthew Seeley
Matthew K. Seeley has been certified by the Ohio Bar Association as a Specialist in Workers’ Compensation. This earned honor is accorded only to a small group of Ohio attorneys. Of some 36,000 Ohio attorneys, only 160 have been certified in Workers’ Compensation law.