David L. Firestine

Business Services

  • Appellate
  • Business Formation and Organization
  • Business Counseling and Contract Preparation
  • Business Litigation
  • Construction Law
  • Corporate Law
  • Employment Law
  • Land Use
  • Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Oil & Gas
  • Joint Ventures
  • Real Estate Development and Finance
  • Zoning

Personal Services

  • Asset Protection
  • Business Succession Planning
  • Civil Litigation
  • Estate Planning
  • Trust and Estates Litigation

Education

  • Baldwin-Wallace College, B.A. cum laude, 1997
  • University of Akron School of Law, J.D., 2000

Court Admissions

  • Ohio
  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of Ohio
  • United States, Court of Appeals, 6th Circuit

Professional Affiliations

  •     Akron Bar Association
  •     Ohio State Bar Association

Community Involvement and Affiliations

  • Greater Akron Chamber of Commerce
    • Small Business Council Board of Directors – Director – 2004 to 2008
    • Small Business Council Board of Directors – Nominating Committee – 2005, 2006.
    • Greater Akron Chamber Golf Outing Committee Member – 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008
    • Greater Akron Chamber Golf Outing Committee Co-Chair – 2009
  • Young Professionals of Akron
    • Vice-President – 2005, 2006.
    • Member of original Board of Directors – 2003, 2004.

Volunteer

  • Haven of Rest Ministries
  • The Cleveland Clinic Foundation – The Scott Hamilton Cares Initiative 4th Angel Mentoring Program – 2001 to Present.
  • Baldwin-Wallace College Alumni Advisory Board – Lambda Chi Alpha fraternity – 2002 – 2004.
  • Fairlawn Country Club – Membership Development Committee – 2009-2011

Accomplishments and Distinctions

  • Selected as an “Super Lawyers – Rising Star” by Law & Politics magazine (2012, 2013), Cincinnati Magazine and Columbus Monthly (2009, 2010 and 2011)
  • Honored as a “Fellow,” Akron Bar Foundation, 2011
  • Greater Akron Chamber “30 for the Future” award recipient (2007)
  • Graduate, Leadership Akron, Class XXIV

Contact David

Contact Dave at: dlf@witscheylaw.com or use the form below: