Peggy has more than 20 years experience in the areas of employment, business, and commercial litigation, devoting a substantial portion of her practice to defending companies in employment discrimination and wrongful discharge litigation, and representing clients in ERISA pension and welfare benefit disputes, trade secret, and non-compete disputes. She has significant trial experience and has argued appeals in the Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals, various Ohio courts of appeals and the Supreme Court of Ohio.
Peggy also has substantial experience as a neutral mediating and arbitrating employment and ERISA cases. She serves as a pro bono mediator for the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, on the Panel of Alternative Dispute Neutrals for the United States District Court for the Northern District of Ohio, and on the panel of employment mediators and arbitrators for the American Arbitration Association.
Peggy is a adjunct professor at Cleveland-Marshall College of Law where she teaches Ohio Civil Procedure and has lectured on Appellate Advocacy at Case Western Reserve University Law School.
Peggy is a Certified Labor & Employment Specialist.