Partner-in-Charge, Cleveland Office
Education: John Carroll University, bachelor’s degree; Georgetown University Law Center, doctorate in law
Toughest Challenge: Getting enough rest/recuperation time
Greatest Inspiration: Seeing the underdog succeed
How I Motivate Others: By example. Don’t ask of others what you yourself are not willing to do. Offer praise and encouragement in addition to constructive criticism.
Most Inspiring Person: Margaret Thatcher
Best Advice: Remember that no one is irreplaceable .
What Keeps Me Up at Night: The bankrupting of our country
What I’d Tell 16-Year-Old Me: Show your confidence and don’t be afraid to offer reasoned opinions.
Hobby/Passion: Reading and learning about history
Fun Fact: I did musical theater in law school.
Who’d Play Me in a Biopic: Kate Winslet