Joined the Firm as an associate attorney in 1976 and was elected a partner in 1982.
Serves as Chair of the Business Practice Group.
Former Chair of the Mergers & Acquisitions Practice Group.
Previous Member of the Board of Directors from 1987-2001.
On the faculty of the University of Akron Master of Taxation Program.
Served on the committees which drafted the Ohio statutes establishing a "bright-line" test for residency and authorizing Liability Companies. Mr. Malone continues serve on the committee that monitors and proposes amendments for the Limited Liability Company legislation.
Mr. Malone has taught and spoken on a number of subjects, including mergers and acquisitions and federal and state taxation issues, at various universities, colleges and professional organizations.
Mr. Malone also makes presentations at the Cleveland Tax Institute covering topics including tax consequences of sale of a partnership or limited liability company interest, restructuring distressed partnerships and limited liability companies, and tax consequences of options to acquire or limited liability company interests, convertible debt and convertible preferred equity.