Attorney

Melissa L. Schuett

Melissa’s 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 the office, Melissa is on the Board of Trustees for the Ohio Women’s Bar Association and serves on the Board of Directors of the American Mock Trial Association.

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Melissa L. Schuett
Attorney
(513) 632-0303

201 E. Fifth St., Suite 1420
Cincinnati, OH 45202

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Business Litigation

 

Class Action Defense

 

Public Utilities

 

First Amendment

Media & Communications Law

 

Breach of Contract

 

Defamation

 

Criminal Defense

Supreme Court of Ohio

 

United States District Court for the Southern District of Ohio

Ohio Women’s Bar Association
— OWBA Board Member (District 12 Trustee), 2016-current

 

Cincinnati Bar Association

 

Federal Bar Association

Ohio State Bar Association

 

Potter Stewart Inn of Court

University of Cincinnati College of Law, J.D., cum laude
—  Cincinnati Law Review
—  Trial Advocacy Team
—  Henry A. Morrill Constitutional Law Prize

 

Miami University, M.Ed.

 

University of Iowa, B.A.
—  Mock trial outstanding attorney, outstanding witness, and National Championship Tournament team captain

American Mock Trial Association, Director

 

Legal Aid Society of Greater Cincinnati Volunteer Lawyers Project, Volunteer Lawyer

A Cap on Trust: The Ohio General Assembly Should Trust Ohioans to Make Tough Decisions, U. Cin. L. Rev. (Nov. 13, 2013), http://uclawreview.org/2013/11/13/a-cap-on-trust-the-ohio-general-assembly-should-trust-ohioans-to-make-tough-decisions/.

 

The Promise of Youth Courts, Ohio Women’s Bar Association Network Newsletter, Volume XXV, Issue No. 4, Fall 2016.

 

Preparing for Oral Arguments for Beginners, Ohio Women’s Bar Association Network Newsletter, Fall 2017.