Michael R. Schmidt
Cohen, Todd, Kite & Stanford, LLC
Address: 250 East Fifth Street, Suite 2350
Cincinnati, OH 45202

Membership: Professional AssociationsCincinnati Bar AssociationOhio State Bar AssociationKentucky Bar AssociationAmerican Bar Association, Member of Business Torts Litigation Committee
University: Xavier University, A.B., summa cum laude, 1974, Salmon P. Chase College of Law, J.D., 1981 Order of Curia, Editor, Northern Kentucky Law Review
Admitted: 1981, Ohio; 1982, Kentucky; U.S. Court of Appeals, Sixth Circuit; U.S. District Court, Southern District of Ohio; U.S. District Court, Northern District of Ohio; U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Kentucky; U.S. Tax Court
Biography: Professional ExperienceMichael Schmidt's practice is concentrated in the area of civil litigation, with an emphasis on complex commercial litigation, ERISA, and securities cases. Mike has litigated a broad spectrum of business-related legal issues in numerous federal and state courts and arbitration tribunals.Mike served as law clerk to the Hon. David S. Porter (dec'd), U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Ohio. He has been named an Ohio Super Lawyer from 2009 through 2014. Community InvolvementWestwood Civic Association, Past President (1994-96); Member of Board of Directors (1992-2004)Volunteer Lawyers for the Poor, Participating Attorney and Mediator in the Federal and State CourtsService to the Bar Cincinnati Bar Association, Member Officer, Alternative DisputeResolution Committee (2003-present) Presentations‚ÄúCommercial Damages,‚ÄĚ Commercial Damages Seminar, Cincinnati Bar Association Honors and AwardsNamed an Ohio Super Lawyer 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2014