Keith A. Ashmus - Frantz Ward LLP

Keith A. Ashmus

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2006
Phone: 216-515-1609

Keith is one of Ohio's best-known lawyers, having recently completed his term as President of the Ohio State Bar Association. He has been listed as one of Ohio's top 100 attorneys in the annual Ohio SuperLawyer listings, and has been included in every listing of Greater Cleveland's outstanding lawyers in the yearly Inside Business poll since it began in 2000. Keith's practice is focused on employment law, business law and Alternative Dispute Resolution. He is a past chair of both the Labor Law Section and the ADR Committee of the Cleveland Bar Association, and currently has presided over the Commercial Arbitration Advisory Panel of the American Arbitration Association. Committed to the community, he has chaired the Salvation Army's Greater Cleveland Advisory Board, serves on the Board of Directors of the Greater Cleveland Partnership, and is past chair of COSE, the Council of Smaller Enterprises. All of this gives him a unique perspective that he puts to use serving clients.

On the national level, he is a leader in the National Small Business Association ( ) (the 2009 Chair), and a member of the House of Delegates of the American Bar Association.

Michigan State UniversityBA 1971Institut national d'AgronomieMA 1972Yale Law SchoolJ.D. 1974

Office Location

200 Public Square, Suite 3000
Cleveland, OH 44114
United States

Lawyer of the Year Awards

2016 Lawyer of the Year in Labor Law - Management of the Cleveland Metro Area
Keith A. Ashmus has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2016!

Practice Areas

Employment Law - Management
Labor Law - Management
Litigation - Labor and Employment