MD named a Tier 1 Cleveland “Best Law Firm” in two practice areas by U.S. News – Best Lawyers® in 2021

McMahon DeGulis LLP is pleased to announce that the firm has been named a Tier 1 firm in Cleveland for Environmental Law and Litigation-Environmental in 2021 by U.S. News – Best Lawyers®. In addition, the firm received a Tier 3 National ranking in Environmental Law and Litigation-Environmental by U.S. News – Best Lawyers® for the Eleventh Edition of “Best Law Firms.”

Firms included in the 2021 Edition of “Best Law Firms” are recognized for professional excellence with consistently impressive ratings from clients and peers. Achieving a tiered ranking signals a unique combination of quality law practice and breadth of legal expertise.

MD is honored by this national and metropolitan recognition by U.S. News – Best Lawyers®. Across Ohio and beyond, we strive to match our clients with the attorney best-suited to serve their particular need resulting in the flexible, efficient and focused practice of law to the benefit of our clients.

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Megan Goedeker Joins as Associate

We are pleased to share that Megan E. Goedeker is now an Associate. Megan is a 2020 graduate of Case Western Reserve School of Law where she was the recipient of the Stanley I. and Hope S. Adelstein Environmental Law Award. While working as a law clerk at MD, Megan established herself as an integral member of the firm.  As an Associate, Megan will gain valuable experience working with clients across all of our practice areas.

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John Hoopingarner Joins as Of Counsel

We are pleased to share that John M. Hoopingarner is now Of Counsel to MD. Retired after thirty-one years as Executive Director of the Muskingum Watershed Conservancy District, John returns to private practice to focus on water law and the Ohio Conservancy Act. John is ready to assist Ohio conservancy districts and other water, conservation and recreation professionals with legal and policy management issues.

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Five MD Attorneys Recognized in The Best Lawyers in America© 2021

Congratulations to the five McMahon DeGulis LLP attorneys recognized in The Best Lawyers in America© 2021! Each attorney listed below was selected by his or her peers for inclusion in Best Lawyers 2021 in the indicated fields:

  • Mike McMahon: Environmental Law and Litigation-Environmental.
  • Greg DeGulis: Environmental Law and Litigation-Environmental.
  • Dave Nash: Environmental Law, Litigation-Environmental, and Energy Regulatory Law.
  • Lou McMahon: Environmental Law, Litigation-Environmental, and Water Law.
  • Wendy Lavey: Environmental Law.

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