Several Faruki PLL attorneys have been recognized for their notable talents in law in the 2020 edition of Ohio Super Lawyers magazine. D. Jeffrey Ireland, once again was awarded the title and also named to the "Top 10 in Ohio" and "Top 5 in Cincinnati." Partners Jeff Cox and Erin Rhinehart were also named Ohio...
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Our passion for excellence and focus on litigation has provided us with the opportunity to attract clients worldwide and litigate all types of disputes.
Depth of experience makes a critical difference in business litigation. At Faruki, our experienced trial attorneys focus on business litigation, covering all aspects of business and commercial disputes.
A dispute over intellectual property has the potential to threaten the survival of your business. Revenues may be severely curtailed due to an infringement or misappropriation of your intellectual property.
Our attorneys routinely appear in federal and
state courts throughout the United States,
and have appeared in the U.S. Supreme Court
and most of the United States Courts of Appeals,
including the United States Court of Appeals for
the Federal Circuit.
Our curiosity, enthusiasm,
and confidence ensures
creative approaches to
our clients’ problems and
drives our passion for
D. Jeffrey Ireland, Partner
Jeff has tried business litigation cases throughout the
United States for more than 35 years. Clients appreciate
his ability to develop and implement strategy, and his
aggressive pursuit of the client’s objective.
Jeffrey T. Cox, Partner
Jeff is a passionate advocate for our clients. His trial and
litigation skills, developed across a broad spectrum of
business and complex litigation matters, afford critical
leadership in evolving and challenging disputes.
Faruki is a heartland gem: expertise, value, empathy and loyalty. What more could you want in counsel?
As quoted in U.S. News Best Law Firms
Erin E. Rhinehart, Partner
Erin leads Faruki’s media and communications practice, which includes First Amendment issues, online & traditional defamation, public records, trademark, copyright, trade secrets, open courts, branding, advertising law, social media, and certain privacy issues.
Brian D. Wright, Partner
Brian helps business and individuals pursue and protect legal rights. He litigates matters throughout Ohio and the United States. He has successfully represented clients in numerous class actions and individual actions involving securities, privacy, business torts, copyright, trademarks, consumer protection, product liability, breach of contract and warranty, trade secrets, restrictive covenants (including covenants not to compete), and false advertising disputes.
Stephen A. Weigand, Partner
Steve is a successful trial attorney and counselor on complex legal issues and commercial disputes. His experience includes representing companies in diverse industries such as healthcare, financial services, manufacturing, and construction, and he has litigated cases involving contracts, product liability, intellectual property, and class actions, among others.
“Highly regarded boutique…solid expertise in handling a range of contentious matters, including IP, antitrust, employment and breach of contract disputes.”
As quoted in Chambers USA
Faruki Attorney Melissa Watt Chosen as PLEDGE Recipient
January 15, 2020 wworks
Faruki Attorney Melissa Watt has been chosen to be a recipient of PLEDGE (Promoting Lawyer Excellence & Driving Gender Equality) Recognition. Melissa's current practice focuses on complex business litigation. Prior to joining the firm, Melissa clerked for Judge Pat DeWine at Ohio’s First District Court of Appeals. When not at...Read More View All Blogs