William. T. Robinson III has led a shakeup in the Greater Cincinnati legal community by resigning as member-in-charge of Greenebaum Doll & McDonald's Northern Kentucky and Cincinnati offices to join Frost Brown Todd.

Robinson joined Frost Brown Todd in March as partner and chairman of the firm's strategic planning and expansion committee. "With the way I have grown my practice over the past 36 years, this move is the next logical step for my career and for the needs of my clients," he says. Robinson's litigation practice emphasizes alternative dispute resolution, antitrust, medical malpractice defense, product liability, government affairs and economic development incentives. He is currently treasurer of the American Bar Association.

C. Christopher Muth moves up to member-in-charge at Greenebaum, where he will oversee the Cincinnati and Covington offices. Muth is a member of the firm's corporate and commercial practice group and co-chairman of its mergers and acquisitions team. He has extensive corporate and transactional experience representing public and private buyers and sellers in mergers, asset acquisitions, divestitures, stock purchase transactions and corporate finance. Muth obtained his accounting degree from the University of Cincinnati and his law degree from Chicago-Kent College of Law.
 
Graydon Head & Ritchey has named University of Kentucky College of Law graduates Paul Alley and Michael C. Surrey as partners in the Northern Kentucky office. Alley is a member of the commercial litigation and dispute resolution client service department focusing on alternative dispute resolution, construction and insurance disputes. Surrey specializes in construction law.
 
Dinsmore & Shohl attorney Angelina Jackson has been named to the SmartMoney Community Services board of directors. The non-profit organization provides financial services and economic education like two-to-one savings matches for home ownership and education to under-served residents in Over-the-Rhine and other Greater Cincinnati communities.

Ulmer & Berne associate Christie Bryan was elected to the executive board of the Black Lawyers Association of Cincinnati, a group of judges, lawyers and law students committed to improving the administration of criminal and civil justice and to supporting efforts of African Americans to join the legal profession.

Timothy P. Reilly, a Taft, Stettinius & Hollister partner, has been appointed to serve as chairman of the firm's labor and employment law department, The Cincinnati resident received his undergraduate degree from the University of Notre Dame and his law degree from the University of Cincinnati School of Law.

William Appleton, a Baker Hostetler attorney specializing in corporate and securities law, has been named to BTI Consulting Group's "Client Service All-Star Team for Law Firms," an honor bestowed on 113 attorneys nationwide. Nominees were corporate counsels at Fortune 1000 companies and were nominated by their clients.
 
Edmund J. Adams, of counsel to Frost Brown Todd, has been appointed a visiting professor for bankruptcy law at Novosibirsk State University near Novosibirk, Siberia. He is among 40 attorneys appointed to the two-week seminar by the Center for International Legal Studies, based in Salzburg, Austria. Adams will give students from Siberia, Mongolia and Kazakhstan lessons that compare bankruptcy law in their countries to U.S. law.

Wood, Herron & Evans has added Kevin E. Kuehn, an associate, and Michael H. Schenker, a registered patent agent, to its firm. Kuehn specializes in materials and mechanical technologies. Schenker is involved in all phases of the firm's patent prosecution, with expertise in mechanical and manufacturing technologies.

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