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The Akron office opened in 2004 and is found in the heart of Akron’s downtown business district. Since its opening, the office has been a vibrant part of the Northeast Ohio legal community and currently includes 18 attorneys who focus their practices on commercial and real estate matters, corporate and securities law, health care, intellectual property, labor and employment law, and litigation.
- Our Akron team is recognized as a Tier One “Best Law Firm” by 2020 U.S. News – Best Lawyers in eight practice areas: banking and finance law, bankruptcy and creditor debtor rights/insolvency and reorganization law, commercial litigation, corporate law, employment law – management, litigation - intellectual property, patent law, and trademark law.
- Three Akron attorneys have been named 2020 Ohio Super Lawyers and Rising Stars by Super Lawyer Magazine in labor and employment, mergers & acquisitions, and intellectual property.
- Five Akron attorneys were recently selected by their peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America®2020 in several practice areas including commercial litigation, employment law –management, bet-the-company litigation, banking and finance law, corporate governance law, corporate law, litigation – intellectual property, patent law, trademark law, and bankruptcy and creditor debtor rights / insolvency and reorganization law. In recent years, Akron attorneys have been named Akron’s “Lawyer of the Year” in the areas of Banking and Finance Law, Corporate Law, Patent Law, Intellectual Property Litigation, and Intellectual Property and Trademark Law Litigation.
- An Akron attorney has been named an Ohio Leading Lawyer by Chambers and Partners in intellectual property.
Vorys has a distinguished tradition of public service in the Akron community. For decades, we have actively provided pro bono legal services and have received national recognition for our exceptional efforts. Our Akron lawyers are active in a number of Akron area community and charitable organizations, including the Akron Community Foundation, Akron Marathon Charitable Corporation, Akron YMCA Endowment Foundation, Court Appointed Special Advocates of Summit County, Community Hall Foundation (d.b.a. Akron Civic Theater), Greater Akron Musical Association (d.b.a. Akron Symphony), Ohio & Erie Canalway Coalition, Rotary Club of Akron, Women for Oppressed Women and Youngstown Air Reserve Base Community Council.