May 23, 2013 / Press Release

McClure bolsters Porter Wright's litigation presence in Naples

Anthony R. McClure, a partner in Porter Wright's Litigation Department resident in the firm's Naples office, recently was admitted to the Florida Bar.

McClure joined Porter Wright's Naples team after 11 years in the firm's Columbus, Ohio office. "We truly are excited to have Tony's unique legal ability and keen intelligence broaden our litigation team in Naples," said Jeffrey Cecil, partner-in-charge of the firm's office in southwestern Florida.

McClure has assisted clients in matters including complex commercial litigation disputes, contractual and mortgage disputes, tort litigation, administrative appeals, legal malpractice and environmental litigation. His experience includes every facet of litigation – from initial investigation and evaluation of claims and defenses, to discovery and preparation and response to motions, through trials and arbitration, and presenting arguments on appeal. McClure has successfully argued before Ohio's appellate courts and the Supreme Court of Ohio.

McClure is an Editorial Board Member with Litigation News, a publication of the American Bar Association (ABA), and has been recognized by Ohio Super Lawyers® - Rising Stars Edition. He received a B.S. from Miami University and a J.D. from Chicago Kent College of Law. Following law school, McClure was a law clerk to the Honorable Joan Gottschall, United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois.