Kevin Hinkel represents closely held and family businesses regarding the formation of corporations and general business matters. He assists corporations and shareholders in the resolution of business disputes.
Kevin’s significant experience in real estate law includes representing real estate development companies and property owners for more than three decades. He has addressed property tax valuation issues at local Boards of Revision, Ohio Board of Tax Appeals, Court of Common Pleas, Court of Appeals and the Ohio Supreme Court. He regularly counsels property owners and qualified intermediaries regarding Section 1031 “like-kind” property exchanges.
Kevin is a member of the Supreme Court of Ohio’s Commission on Professionalism Lawyer to Lawyer Mentoring program. A member of the Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association, serving on its Real Estate Institute Planning Committee since 1999. Kevin is the Vice Chair of the 2014 Real Estate Institute. He is a frequent speaker at Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association, National Business Institute, and title company events.
Kevin has advised St. Ignatius High School in various capacities, including serving on the school’s Board of Regents, of which he is a past Chairman; past Chairman of the Presidential Search Committee; and past President of the Alumni Council. Kevin is the recipient of the St. Ignatius Founders' Award for 2015. Kevin is a member of John Carroll University’s Athletic Hall of Fame and has previously served as President of the John Carroll University Blue Gold Club.