Anna is an associate in the Vorys Columbus office and a member of the finance, energy and real estate group.
Prior to joining Vorys, Anna worked as an attorney examiner/administrative law judge at the Public Utilities Commission of Ohio/Ohio Power Siting Board. In this role, she oversaw an active case docket of more than 80 cases involving electric, gas, power siting, transportation, and telecommunications matters. Her role required her to review case filings to determine appropriate course of action; resolve procedural and discovery issues; conduct mediations; conduct local and evidentiary hearings and review testimony and evidence; research pertinent legal issues; analyze applicable statutes and administrative rules; and draft proposed entries and orders.
Using this prior experience, Anna provides practical advice to clients on a wide range of utility and energy matters, including the development and permitting of solar farms and gas-fired electric generation plants in Ohio. Anna also has extensive experience in litigating matters before the Ohio Power Siting Board.
Anna received her J.D. cum laude from Capital University Law School, where she was a member of the Order of the Curia. She received her B.A. cum laude and with honors from The Ohio State University.
Honors & Recognitions
YWCA Women on the Rise, 2023
Columbus CEO, Best Lawyers, Energy, 2022
Ohio Super Lawyers Rising Stars, Energy & Resources, 2022
Columbus CEO Magazine, Future 50, 2021 Class
Volunteer of the Year, YWCA Columbus, 2019
Professional & Community Activities
Asian Pacific American Bar Association of Central Ohio, board member, 2012-present
Legal Aid Society of Columbus, volunteer, 2013-present
Women Lawyers of Franklin County, board member and diversity chair, 2018-2021,
Ohio State Bar Association, Advisory Committee on Diversity & Inclusion, member, 2019-2020
Weinland Park Civic Association, Joyce Hughes Park Committee, 2020-present
Supreme Court of Ohio, Application Review Committee, Civil Justice Program Fund, 2022
News & Insights
Capital University Law School, J.D., cum laude, 2012
The Ohio State University, B.A., cum laude, 2007, with honors
Bar & Court Admissions
- Admitted to practice law only in the states listed above.