Richard D. Schuster

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Offices Columbus
Phone 614.464.5475
Fax 614.719.4955

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Bar & Court Admissions

Judicial Clerkships

Rick is a partner in the Vorys Columbus office and the leader of the toxic tort practice group.  His practice includes serving as National Coordinating Counsel to several Fortune 500 companies, representing  numerous clients state-wide in Ohio in toxic tort actions, advocating for tort reform and significant appellate work.

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Rick has participated in a variety of seminars and made presentations on topics related to the expansion of litigation in the lead industry, federal and state toxic tort legislation, medical criteria in Ohio’s asbestos legislation, preparing a winning silica case in Ohio and updates in silica litigation.

Rick is a member of the American Bar Association, the Ohio State Bar Association, and the Columbus Bar Association.

Rick received his J.D. from The Ohio State University Michael E. Moritz College of Law with honors and his B.A. from Miami University.

Rick served as a law clerk for The Honorable John D. Holschuh of the United States District Court for the Southern District of Ohio.

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