Porter Wright is among 67 major law firms nationwide and the only central Ohio-based law firm to have earned Mansfield Rule Certification and Mansfield Rule Certification Plus. The firm earned this achievement for improving the recruitment, retention and promotion of underrepresented lawyers.
Porter Wright immigration partner Rob Cohen announced a settlement in a case that immediately impacts thousands of foreign workers residing in the United States.
Porter Wright was ranked in the top ten of the Female Equity Partner Scorecard, a ranking of the percent of female equity partners in the Am Law 200 by Above the Law. According to the ranking, Porter Wright is ranked tenth with 26.8% of the firm’s equity partners women.
Porter Wright welcomed two new partners to its Cleveland office. Matthew Matheney and Nathaniel Sinn join Porter Wright as partners in the firm’s Bankruptcy, Workout and Creditor’s Rights practice group.
Porter Wright's Karen Borg and Al Fowerbaugh wrote the article, "BIPA suits against 3rd-party vendors face numerous hurdles," which was published by Law360on Aug. 11, 2020.
The Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) is now closed to new applicants. While talks on extending or changing the program have stalled on Capitol Hill, the Small Business Administration (SBA) has issued 23 more frequently asked questions specifically related to loan forgiveness.
Porter Wright's Greg Daugherty appeared on an episode of the podcast, "The ESOP Guy: The Journey to an Employee Stock Ownership Plan."