Making Service a
Matter of PracticeSM

Hobson, Steven R. II

  • Partner







Hanna Rasnick Evanchan Palmisano Hobson & Fox, LLC represents and counsels businesses on their transactions and disputes with other businesses. We are primarily a business litigation firm with offices in the AES Building in downtown Akron, Ohio. Our clients are located in various places throughout the Greater Cleveland area, including the counties of Summit, Cuyahoga, Portage, Media, Stark, Wayne, and others. We handle all kinds of business and real estate litigation matters ranging from contract disputes to construction problems, real estate issues, shareholder disputes, and many others.

Ohio Business Law & Commercial Litigation Law Firm- Attorneys Making Service a Matter of Practice

Akron Construction Law Attorneys- Planning, Zoning, Mechanics Liens & Construction Transaction Lawyer

Akron Business Dispute, Shareholder Disagreement & Ohio Securities Attorney

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
  • Real Estate
  • Residential Real Estate
  • Shareholder's Rights
  • State Appellate Practice
  • State Trial Practice
  • Trade Secrets
  • Unfair Competition
  • Uniform Commercial Code
  • Wrongful Termination

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


  • University of Akron School of Law, Akron, Ohio
    • J.D. - 1997
    • Honors: magna cum laude
  • Kent State University, Kent, Ohio
    • B.A.
    • Honors: 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 to 1997


  • Phi Beta Kappa