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Rich focuses his practice on health law. Though he possesses an in-depth knowledge of commercial transactions gained while Senior Counsel with Bank One, and state and federal compliance issues through his directorship of the Ohio Ethics Commission, he currently devotes his practice to the health care industry.

Now, along with representing several local hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, and physician organizations in a variety of legal matters, Rich closely monitors federal and state enforcement efforts as they affect the entire health care industry.

Rich serves the firm as Partner-in-Charge of Community Relations.


  • The Ohio State University College of Law  (J.D., 1971)
  • The Ohio State University  (B.A., 1968)

Bar Admissions

  • Ohio
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Ohio

Honors & Awards

  • Best Lawyers®, Corporate Law and Litigation - Health Care
  • Chambers USA, Healthcare, Ohio
  • Ohio Super Lawyers®
  • Ohio State University, Political Science Department, Distinguished Alumni Award, 2012


  • Columbus Metropolitan Club, President, 2011-2012
  • WOSU Public Radio, Commentator
  • Columbus Museum of Art, past President; Session Society
  • Opera Columbus, past Trustee
  • Ohio State University, Fisher College, IMS Board 
  • Grant Hospital Foundation Board 
  • OSU Department of Development Committee Member