Steven R. Hobson II

Steven R. Hobson II

Partner
Location:
Akron, Ohio
Phone:
(330) 253-2227
(330) 606-8521 (Cell)
Fax:
330-253-1261
Email:

Areas of Practice

  • Business Law
  • Business Litigation
  • Commercial Leasing
  • Commercial Real Estate
  • Construction Law
  • Contracts
  • Deceptive Trade Practices
  • Eminent Domain
  • Employment Contracts -- Employee
  • Employment Contracts -- Employer
  • Formation & Business Planning
  • Franchising
  • Land Use & Zoning
  • Landlord / Tenant
  • Limited Liability Companies
  • Mortgages & Foreclosures
  • Partnerships
  • Probate Litigation
  • Residential Real Estate
  • Shareholder's Rights
  • State Appellate Practice
  • State Trial Practice
  • Trade Secrets
  • Unfair Competition
  • Uniform Commercial Code
  • Wrongful Termination

Litigation Percentage

  • 85% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Ohio, 1998
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Ohio, 1999
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Ohio, 1999
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 6th Circuit, 2002

Education

  • University of Akron School of Law, Akron, Ohio
    • J.D. magna cum laude - 1997
    • Law Review: Akron Law Review, Research Case and Comment Editor, 1995 - 1997
  • Kent State University, Kent, Ohio
    • B.A. magna cum laude
    • Honors: Phi Beta Kappa
    • Major: History

Published Works

  • Preventing Franchise Flight: Could Cleveland Have Kept the Browns by Exercising its Eminent Domain Power?, 29 Akron Law Rev. 665, 1996

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Akron Bar Association, Member; Scholarship Cmt Chair; Property Law Cmt., Vice-Chair
  • Ohio State Bar Association, Member
  • Christian Legal Society, Member

Past Employment Positions

  • Hon. Donna J. Carr, Law Clerk, 1996 - 1997

Fraternities/Sororities

  • Phi Beta Kappa