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Our attorneys advise business and individual clients in negotiating contracts for the purchase and sale of commercial and residential real estate and business assets, contracts for the provision or acquisition of services, employment contracts, consulting contracts, construction contracts, licensing agreements, non-competition agreements, franchise agreements, and a variety of other legal contracts. In addition we advise and represent individuals and business entities in litigation and arbitration concerning disputes that arise from contracts of all kinds.

Contracts Attorneys

  1. John Bogniard
    John is a Director and former Managing Director at the law firm of Krugliak, Wilkins, Griffiths & Dougherty Co., L.P.A. His practice focuses in the labor and corporate fields. In the general corporate area, he handles a variety of legal… Read more about John Bogniard Attorney At Law
  2. TJ Evans
    TJ joined Krugliak, Wilkins, Griffiths & Dougherty Co., L.P.A. in 2011, and became a director in 2018. TJ practices out of the Hudson, Canton, and New Philadelphia offices. He provides legal counsel and advice to corporate clients and… Read more about TJ Evans Attorney At Law
  3. Nathan G. Haskell
    A native of Northeast Ohio, Nate is a director at the firm.  He has experience representing businesses of all sizes and life stages, including small and middle market businesses, real estate investors, private equity firms,… Read more about Nathan G. Haskell Attorney At Law
  4. Scott G. Hastings
    Scott started with Krugliak, Wilkins, Griffiths & Dougherty Co., L.P.A. real estate title company, Alpha Land Title Agency, Inc., in 1999 while completing his undergraduate degree at Malone University. Scott then began his law career… Read more about Scott G. Hastings Attorney At Law
  1. Fred J. Haupt
    Fred began his professional career with KWGD in March of 1967 as the firm's sixth attorney. Although his practice began in the litigation area, he quickly became focused primarily in the areas of business, contract and… Read more about Fred J. Haupt Attorney At Law
  2. Matthew R. Hull
    Matt is an Associate Attorney with the law firm of Krugliak, Wilkins, Griffiths & Dougherty Co., L.P.A. and practices out of the Hudson, Canton and Massillon offices.   Matt is a member of the firm’s Business/Corporate and… Read more about Matthew R. Hull Attorney At Law
  3. Leigh A. Maxa
    Leigh is a director of Krugliak, Wilkins, Griffiths & Dougherty Co., L.P.A.  Her practice includes representing clients in state and federal courts, as well as before various administrative agencies, including the Ohio Bureau of… Read more about Leigh A. Maxa Attorney At Law
  4. John P. Maxwell
    John is a director of KWGD. His practice is concentrated in the areas of insurance defense litigation, general civil litigation, appellate practice, creditor’s rights, business law and real estate law, and is admitted to practice in… Read more about John P. Maxwell Attorney At Law
  1. Joseph Pasquarella
    Joseph J. Pasquarella
    Joe is a director/shareholder with the law firm of Krugliak, Wilkins, Griffiths & Dougherty Co., L.P.A.  Since joining the firm in 2013, Joe has successfully handled all phases of civil and commercial litigation, including… Read more about Joseph J. Pasquarella Attorney At Law
  2. John B. Schomer
    John is a director and shareholder of Krugliak, Wilkins, Griffiths & Dougherty Co., L.P.A. and practices out of the Canton office.  John has practiced in Commercial and Business Law for over 27 years, serving as lead Trial… Read more about John B. Schomer Attorney At Law
  3. John M. Tucker
    John, a Director and Shareholder, has been with Krugliak, Wilkins, Griffiths and Dougherty Co., L.P.A. (KWGD) since 1996 and regularly represents clients on business matters, including acting as counsel on mergers and acquisitions, other… Read more about John M. Tucker Attorney At Law

Contracts News Articles

Departing Physicians-Averting Disputes
Krugliak, Wilkins, Griffiths & Dougherty Co., L.P.A.
Departing Physicians: Averting Disputes Cathy A. Sloane, Esq. Published in the July/August Issue of the Canton/Akron MD News Magazine Over time, new opportunities arise, professional relationships change, and business separations… More of "Departing Physicians-Averting Disputes"

Contracts Legal Alerts

October CARES Act Funding
Krugliak, Wilkins, Griffiths & Dougherty Co., L.P.A.
In April of this year $100 billion in CARES Act relief funds were allocated to businesses, hospitals, schools, and citizens affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. Another round of federal funding under the CARES Act was approved by the Ohio… More of "October CARES Act Funding"
Home Construction Service Suppliers Act
Krugliak, Wilkins, Griffiths & Dougherty Co., L.P.A.
The Ohio General Assembly recently enacted the Home Construction Service Suppliers Act ("Act"), which took effect August 31, 2012.  Perhaps the biggest benefit from the Act, enacted by HB 383, is the exemption of all "Home Construction… More of "Home Construction Service Suppliers Act"