Firm Profile

Buckingham, Doolittle & Burroughs, LLC

Headquarters

3800 Embassy Parkway, Suite 300
Akron, OH 44333
United States
(330) 376.5300

Firm Details

Buckingham, Doolittle & Burroughs is Northeast Ohio’s business law firm. Serving the Akron, Canton and Cleveland areas for over 100 years, the region has become our home and the businesses in the region have become our family. We don’t just represent our clients; we support them and stand by them. We understand their business and become an extension of it. We celebrate with our clients and cheer for them. We go to great lengths for them and we listen to them.  Because of this we are more than a business law firm; we are a partner in business.

Our clients are representative of virtually every industry and trade, including transportation, food production, chemical manufacturing and distribution, construction, rubber and tire manufacturing, high technology, automotive parts and services, steel, agriculture and horticulture, finance, banking, insurance, health care, accounting and other professional practices.

The breadth of our practice enables us to avoid disputes by providing legal guidance before problems arise. When necessary, we represent clients in complex litigation and arbitration matters before courts, administrative agencies and arbitration panels. Our focus is on meeting client objectives, maximizing recovery and containing costs.

More importantly, our attorneys understand what it takes to run a business and help it thrive. Today we are recognized as one of the top business law firms in Northeast Ohio, but we are so much more than that. Find out why Buckingham is the law firm of choice for businesses: www.bdblaw.com


Top Listed City Awards

  • Top Listed in Akron in Banking and Finance Law with 2 lawyers
  • Top Listed in Akron in Commercial Litigation with 7 lawyers
  • Top Listed in Akron in Corporate Law with 5 lawyers
  • Top Listed in Akron in Litigation - Bankruptcy with 2 lawyers
  • Top Listed in Akron in Real Estate Law with 3 lawyers
  • Top Listed in Akron in Tax Law with 4 lawyers
  • Top Listed in Akron in Trusts and Estates with 6 lawyers

About Our Clients

A. Schulman, Inc.; Advanced BodyCare Solutions, LLC; Akron General Medical Center; Akron Metropolitan Housing Authority; Akron Zoological Park; Amicon Development Group, Inc.; Aris Horticultural Inc.; ASB Industries, Inc.; Audio-Technica U.S., Inc.; AultCare Corporation; Aultman Health Foundation; Aultman Hospital; The Austen BioInnovation Institute; Barberton Community Foundation; Bass Energy, Inc.; Builders Insurance Group; CCG Automation, Inc.; CCG Energy Solutions, Inc.; Chemstress Consultant Company ; City of Painesville; Cleveland Clinic Health Systems; Cookie Express; County Risk Sharing Authority (CORSA); Dellagenese Companies; Dennis Insurance Agency, Inc.; Dunlap Community Hospital; Elite Aluminum Corp.; Fairlawn Double Tree Hotel; Fairlawn Hilton West; FPIC Insurance Group; Frontier Fruit & Nut Co.; Frontline International, Inc.; GAR Foundation Institute; Hamlin & Burton Liability Management, Inc.; HCR Manor Care;  Itz-A-Puzzle; Kaiser Permanente; The Kenan Advantage Group, Inc.; Laura Corporation; Makotek, LLC; McNeil & NRM, Inc.; Mercury Plastics, Inc.; Metro Parks, Serving Summit County; Midway Mall; NatureCity, LLC; Oak Associates, ltd.; Ohio Dairyland Cheese; Ohio Realty Advisors; Okamoto U.S.A., Inc.; Point Management, Inc.; Pomerene Hospital; ProAssurance Corporation; R.W. Sidley, Inc.; Richfield Township; Richland Mall; RJK Management & Consulting, Inc.; Rubber Division, The American Chemical Society; Sandridge Food Corporation; Seese & Sveda Construction Co.; Singer Asset Finance Company, L.L.C.; Skycasters, LLC; SNS Nano Fiber Technology, LLC; Stein, Inc.; Struktol Company of America; Testa Companies; Tri-County Hematology and Oncology; Vacationland Federal Credit Union; VSAT Systems, LLC; Western Reserve Area Agency on Aging; Westfield, Inc.; Wonder Machine Services, Inc.; Yellow Roadway Corporation

Contacts

Robert W. Malone
Business
Susan C. Rodgers
Employment & Workers' Compensation
Dirk E. Riemenschneider
Health & Medicine
John Hill
Litigation
Nicholas T. George
Real Estate & Construction Law
David W. Woodburn
Trusts & Estates

Attorneys

Ronald C. Allan
Location:
Akron, Ohio
Recognized For:
Corporate Law
John F. Bodie, Jr.
Location:
Cleveland, Ohio
Recognized For:
Medical Malpractice Law - Defendants, Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants
Robert W. Briggs
Lawyer of the Year:
Corporate Law (2017)
Location:
Akron, Ohio
Recognized For:
Trusts and Estates, Corporate Law
Peter T. Cahoon
Location:
Akron, Ohio
Recognized For:
Administrative / Regulatory Law, Criminal Defense: White-Collar, Family Law
William L. Caplan
Location:
Akron, Ohio
Recognized For:
Commercial Litigation, Real Estate Law, Environmental Law
Gerald B. Chattman
Location:
Cleveland, Ohio
Recognized For:
Employment Law - Management
Steven A. Dimengo
Lawyer of the Year:
Tax Law (2017)
Location:
Akron, Ohio
Recognized For:
Tax Law, Commercial Litigation
William D. Dowling, Jr.
Location:
Akron, Ohio
Recognized For:
Commercial Litigation
David L. Drechsler
Location:
Cleveland, Ohio
Recognized For:
Litigation - Real Estate, Litigation - Trusts and Estates
Carl J. Dyczek
Location:
Cleveland, Ohio
Recognized For:
Real Estate Law, Banking and Finance Law
Michael A. Ellis
Location:
Cleveland, Ohio
Recognized For:
Corporate Law
Joseph J. Feltes
Location:
Canton, Ohio
Recognized For:
Health Care Law
Nicholas T. George
Location:
Akron, Ohio
Recognized For:
Construction Law, Real Estate Law, Corporate Law
Cathy C. Godshall
Location:
Akron, Ohio
Recognized For:
Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law, Trusts and Estates, Tax Law
Jeffrey A. Halm
Location:
Canton, Ohio
Recognized For:
Trusts and Estates
Stephen M. Hammersmith
Location:
Akron, Ohio
Recognized For:
Banking and Finance Law
John F. Hill
Location:
Akron, Ohio
Recognized For:
Bet-the-Company Litigation, Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs, Commercial Litigation
David J. Hrina
Location:
Akron, Ohio
Recognized For:
Closely Held Companies and Family Businesses Law
Patrick J. Keating
Location:
Akron, Ohio
Recognized For:
Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law, Commercial Litigation, Litigation - Bankruptcy, Litigation - Banking and Finance
David Kern
Location:
Akron, Ohio
Recognized For:
Corporate Law, Tax Law, Trusts and Estates
James D. Kraus
Location:
Akron, Ohio
Recognized For:
Corporate Law, Commercial Litigation
David J. Lindner
Location:
Cleveland, Ohio
Recognized For:
Real Estate Law
Frederick M. Lombardi
Location:
Akron, Ohio
Recognized For:
Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law, Litigation - Construction, Banking and Finance Law, Litigation - Real Estate
Robert W. Malone
Location:
Akron, Ohio
Recognized For:
Tax Law, Litigation and Controversy - Tax, Mergers and Acquisitions Law
Patricia A. Pacenta
Location:
Akron, Ohio
Recognized For:
Trusts and Estates
John L. Reyes
Location:
Akron, Ohio
Recognized For:
Litigation - Bankruptcy, Commercial Litigation
Dirk E. Riemenschneider
Location:
Cleveland, Ohio
Recognized For:
Medical Malpractice Law - Defendants
Susan C. Rodgers
Location:
Akron, Ohio
Recognized For:
Labor Law - Management, Litigation - Labor and Employment, Employment Law - Management
Mark J. Skakun III
Location:
Canton, Ohio
Recognized For:
Bet-the-Company Litigation, Product Liability Litigation - Defendants, Litigation - Intellectual Property, Commercial Litigation, Criminal Defense: White-Collar, Litigation - Patent
John P. Slagter
Lawyer of the Year:
Land Use and Zoning Law (2017)
Location:
Cleveland, Ohio
Recognized For:
Real Estate Law, Litigation - Real Estate, Land Use and Zoning Law
Jon R. Stefanik II
Location:
Akron, Ohio
Recognized For:
Business Organizations (including LLCs and Partnerships)
Ronald F. Wayne
Location:
Cleveland, Ohio
Recognized For:
Trusts and Estates, Litigation - Trusts and Estates
Patrick J. Weschler
Location:
Akron, Ohio
Recognized For:
Trusts and Estates
David W. Woodburn
Location:
Akron, Ohio
Recognized For:
Real Estate Law, Trusts and Estates

Firm Practice Areas

  • Administrative / Regulatory Law
  • Banking and Finance Law
  • Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law
  • Bet-the-Company Litigation
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Construction Law
  • Corporate Law
  • Criminal Defense: White-Collar
  • Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law
  • Employment Law - Management
  • Environmental Law
  • Health Care Law
  • Labor Law - Management
  • Litigation - Banking and Finance
  • Litigation - Bankruptcy
  • Litigation - Construction
  • Litigation - Intellectual Property
  • Litigation - Labor and Employment
  • Litigation - Patent
  • Litigation - Real Estate
  • Litigation - Trusts and Estates
  • Litigation and Controversy - Tax
  • Medical Malpractice Law - Defendants
  • Mergers and Acquisitions Law
  • Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs
  • Product Liability Litigation - Defendants
  • Real Estate Law
  • Tax Law
  • Trusts and Estates

Office Locations

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Ohio

Ohio

Akron, OH

3800 Embassy Parkway, Suite 300

Akron, OH 44333

United States

(330) 376.5300

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Canton, OH

4518 Fulton Drive, NW, Suite 200

Canton, OH 44718

United States

(330) 492.8717

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Cleveland, OH

1375 East Ninth Street, Suite 1700

Cleveland, OH 44114

United States

(216) 621.5300

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