Overview
Douglas Schnee
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Experience

Doug focuses his practice on employment and general commercial litigation. Doug also advises and counsels clients on employment and human resources issues. His employment litigation experience includes representing employers before state and federal courts and administrative agencies in Ohio and throughout the region in wrongful termination, retaliation and discrimination matters arising under the Ohio Civil Rights Act, the Americans With Disabilities Act, Title VII, the Age Discrimination in Employment Act, the Fair Labor Standards Act, and the Family and Medical Leave Act.

Doug is also experienced in litigating matters involving employment agreements containing covenants not to compete. Doug is licensed to practice in all state and federal courts in Ohio.

Doug also served as a judicial law clerk to Judge Stephen R. Shaw, Court of Appeals of Ohio, Third Appellate District, from 1994-1996.

Doug earned a J.D., cum laude, at Case Western Reserve University School of Law in 1994. He received a B.A. from Tulane University in 1991.

Credentials

Admissions - Court

  • Ohio Supreme Court
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the 6th Circuit
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan
  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Indiana
  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Ohio
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Ohio
  • U.S. District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania

Admissions - State

  • Ohio
  • Pennsylvania

Education

  • Case Western Reserve University School of Law
  • Tulane University

Honors and Awards

  • AV Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell
  • Selected for inclusion as Ohio Rising Star (2005, 2006, 2007, 2010)

Public Service and Volunteerism

  • Ohio Judicial College (Faculty member)
  • Arbitrator, National Arbitration and Mediation
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