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KWGD Attorneys Recognized by Ohio Super Lawyers 2021

01.19.21 written by

Canton, OH – Krugliak, Wilkins, Griffiths & Dougherty Co., L.P.A. (KWGD) is pleased to announce that 15 attorneys have been named to the 2021 Ohio Super Lawyers® list and 2 attorneys have been named to the list of 2021 Ohio Rising Stars (top lawyers under the age of 40). The Ohio Super Lawyers® list comprises only the top five percent of the lawyers in the state; the Ohio Rising Stars list comprises no more than 2.5% of the lawyers in the state. 

Ohio Super Lawyers 2021

Dianne Blocker Braun – Estate Planning & Probate
David E. Butz – Business Litigation
Jacqueline Bollas Caldwell – Environmental
James F. Contini, II – Estate Planning & Probate
Richard E. Davis II – Estate Planning & Probate
David J. Lewis – Tax
Jenifer L. Lile – Estate Planning & Probate
Karen Soehnlen McQueen – Employment Litigation: Defense
John P. Maxwell – Civil Litigation – Defense
Terry A. Moore – Business & Corp
Matthew P. Mullen – General Litigation – Defense
Edward D. Murray – Workers’ Compensation
Owen J. Rarric – Business Litigation
William G. Williams – Energy & Natural Resources
Scott M. Zurakowski – Employee Litigation – Defense

Ohio Rising Stars 2021

Matthew R. Hunt – Business/Corporate
Stephanie A. Lehota – Estate & Probate

About Super Lawyers®

Super Lawyers®, a Thomson Reuters business, 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 annual selections are made using a patented multiphase process that includes a statewide survey of lawyers, an independent research evaluation of candidates, and peer reviews by practice area. The result is a credible, comprehensive, and diverse listing of exceptional attorneys. The Super Lawyers lists are published nationwide in Super Lawyers® Magazines and in leading city and regional magazines and newspapers across the country. 

About KWGD

Founded in 1958, Krugliak, Wilkins, Griffiths & Dougherty Co., L.P.A., is the largest law firm based in Stark County and provides representation across various practice areas of the law: Corporate and Business Law, Real Estate and Construction, Labor and Employment, Employee Benefits, Workers’ Compensation, Commercial Lending and Finance, Taxation, Health Care, Environmental Law, OSHA, Oil & Gas, Trusts and Estates, and Litigation in all areas. The firm has over 50 attorneys with offices throughout Ohio. For more information visit