CANTON, OH - John M. Tucker has been elected as the new President and Chairman of the Board of Krugliak, Wilkins, Griffiths & Dougherty Co., L.P.A. He succeeds Terry A. Moore, who led the firm in these roles since 2001 and will continue to serve on the Management Committee. The succession took effect on April 4th. In addition to John M. Tucker and Terry A. Moore, the firm’s Management Committee includes Directors James F. Contini II, Jason F. Haupt, and Scott M. Zurakowski.
Mr. Tucker has practiced law since 1996, and spent his entire career at Krugliak Wilkins serving in various leadership roles. He has been an integral member of the Management Committee over the past 12 years and has helped manage the firm’s finances and growth plans.
“Terry [Moore] has been a tremendous leader for our firm, and has been instrumental to the firm’s growth” Tucker said. “It has been my pleasure to have served with him in the leadership at KWGD, and to continue to do so as he remains on our Management Committee. We are very appreciative of the direction he has provided our firm over the last 17 years. Terry, along with those that preceded him in leadership of our firm over our 60 years in business, dating back to our founder, Samuel Krugliak, have set a high standard for all of us to follow. Because of a solid succession plan put together by our Management Committee, we look forward to continued growth for our firm and with our relationships with our clients.”
About Krugliak, Wilkins, Griffiths & Dougherty, Co. L.P.A. Founded in 1958, Krugliak, Wilkins, Griffiths & Dougherty Co., L.P.A., provides legal representation in various practice areas, including Corporate and Business Law, Estate Planning, Estates and Trusts, Litigation, Oil and Gas, Real Estate and Construction, Labor and Employment, Employee Benefits, Workers’ Compensation, Commercial Lending and Finance, Taxation, Health Care, Environmental Law, OSHA, and Appellate Law. KWGD currently has 56 attorneys with 5 offices throughout northeastern Ohio, including a new office which just opened in downtown Massillon. For more information please visit kwgd.com.