Brent D. Ballard

Managing Partner at Calfee, Halter & Griswold LLP

Brent D. Ballard

Brent D. Ballard

Managing Partner at Calfee, Halter & Griswold LLP

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Calfee, Halter & Griswold LLP

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768

Number of Boards

10

Number of Awards

1

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Chairman at Calfee, Halter & Griswold LLP

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Partner at Calfee, Halter & Griswold LLP

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President at Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association

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Partner at Calfee, Halter & Griswold LLP

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Chair, General Corporate Group at Calfee, Halter & Griswold LLP

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Chair, Commercial Business & Finance Group at Calfee, Halter & Griswold LLP

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Partner at Calfee, Halter & Griswold LLP

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Chair, Estate & Succession Planning Group at Calfee, Halter & Griswold LLP

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Co-Chair, Mergers & Acquisitions Group at Calfee, Halter & Griswold LLP

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Chief Operating Officer at Calfee, Halter & Griswold LLP

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Brent D. Ballard
Managing Partner at Calfee, Halter & Griswold LLP
Education
JD
Class of 1985

Case Western Reserve University School of Law is the law school at Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio. It was one of the first schools accredited by the American Bar Association. The school is also a member of the Association of American Law Schools.

MPS
Class of 1980

Founded in 1922, Cornell University's School of Hotel Administration was the first collegiate program in hospitality management. Today it is regarded as the world leader in its field. The school's highly talented and motivated students learn from 60 full-time faculty members - all experts in their chosen disciplines, and all dedicated to teaching, research and service.

BA
Class of 1978

Bates College is a private liberal arts college located in Lewiston, Maine, in the United States. The college was founded in 1855 by abolitionists. Bates College is one of the first colleges in the United States to be coeducational from establishment, and is also the oldest continuously operating coeducational institution in New England. Originally a Free Will Baptist institution, Bates is now a nonsectarian institution

Memberships
Member
Current

Society of Benchers at Case Western Reserve University School of Law was established in 1962 to give recognition to graduates of the law school who have distinguished themselves in their professions and their communities and to pay tribute to exceptional faculty and members of society who have taken a lively interest in furthering legal education.

Member
Prior - 2003

Cleveland Leadership Center is the premier center in our community for building and engaging civic leadership capital. They offer a variety of civic leadership programs and engagement opportunities designed to foster civic responsibility; create a culture of leadership that is inclusive, collaborative, and progressive; and make a dynamic impact on the community.

Member
Prior

The Case Western Reserve Law Review is a student edited, scholarly publication dealing with subjects of general interest in the legal profession.

Career History
Managing Partner
1985 - Current

Calfee Halter & Griswold LLP provides legal management services. The company was founded in 1903 and is located in Cleveland, OH.

Consultant, Management Advisory Services
Prior

Laventhol and Horwath (L&H) was the seventh largest American public accounting firm when it failed in November 1990. Prior to its bankruptcy it had expanded rapidly, with a growth rate averaging 30% per year. During the 1980s, the firm = s aggressive leadership grew the firm largely through undertaking more than 65 mergers.

Boards & Committees
Member, Executive Committee
1999 - Current

Calfee Halter & Griswold LLP provides legal management services. The company was founded in 1903 and is located in Cleveland, OH.

Chair
Current

Society of Benchers at Case Western Reserve University School of Law was established in 1962 to give recognition to graduates of the law school who have distinguished themselves in their professions and their communities and to pay tribute to exceptional faculty and members of society who have taken a lively interest in furthering legal education.

Member, Advisory Board
Current

Tailwind Technologies, Inc. engages in the design and manufacture of aircraft propeller systems through its subsidiaries. The company was founded by James W. Brown Jr. in 1987 and is headquartered in Piqua, OH.

President & Chairman, Board of Trustees
Current

University School, commonly referred to as US, is a highly selective, prestigious all-boys K-12 school with two campus locations in the Greater Cleveland area. The campus located in Shaker Heights serves kindergarten through eighth grade students, while the campus in Hunting Valley serves grades ninth through twelfth grade students. University School is a founding member of the International Boys' Schools Coalition and a member of the Center for the Study of Boys' and Girls' Lives and Cleveland Council of Independent Schools. University School is notable for having the largest endowment of any private day school in the United States.

Vice Chair of Nominating & Governance, Board of Trustees
Current

Playhouse Square Foundation is a non-for-profit performing arts center that aims to engage individuals and attract guests to its annual events. The organization offers real estate services, space rentals and group and private tours. The organization was founded in 1973 and is headquartered in Cleveland, OH.

President, Board of Directors
Current

50 Club of Cleveland, formed in 1939, comprises top business and cultural leaders in Cleveland who meet regularly to engage in frank discussion in order to build ties and connections among civic leaders. 50 Club of Cleveland, a nonprofit group dedicated to furthering understanding of pressing local, regional and national issues through dialogue and debate.

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N/A
2002

Case Western Reserve University School of Law is the law school at Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio. It was one of the first schools accredited by the American Bar Association. The school is also a member of the Association of American Law Schools.

Political Donations
$1,000
2014

Governor at Ohio Office of the Governor, Mike DeWine

$2,600
2013

Senator at Office of the Senator from Alaska, Daniel S. Sullivan

$1,000
2012

Senator at Office of the Senator from Utah, Mitt Romney

Awards & Honors
Best Lawyers - Best Lawyers in America
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