FDAR Named to the U.S. News-Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms”!

Fishel Downey Albrecht & Riepenhoff LLP is proud to be named to the 2023 U.S. News - Best Lawyers® "Best Law Firms" list for professional excellence! The firm's Litigation - Insurance, Litigation - Labor & Employment,  Insurance Law,  Employment and Labor Law -  Management, and Civil Rights Law practice areas achieved recognition! Firms included in The U.S. News-Best Lawyers® Best Law Firms list are recognized for professional excellence. Rankings are based on a rigorous evaluation process that includes the collection of client and lawyer evaluations, peer review from leading attorneys in their field, and review of additional information provided by law firms as part of the formal submission process.  

November 3rd, 2022|Categories: Homepage News, Latest News|

Managing Monkeypox: An Employers Guide for Managing Monkeypox in the Workplace

Monkeypox was declared a public health emergency of international concern by the World Health Organization (“WHO”) on July 23, 2022, and a public health emergency by the United States government on August 4, 2022. As of the date of this publication, there are 18,417 confirmed reported cases in the US and an average of 337 news cases per day. Despite these designations and the increase in confirmed cases, little is known about Monkeypox and there is a significant lack of guidance for employers to rely upon. The following blog will address how employers can manage Monkeypox in the workplace, and the potential legal concerns that may arise. Employer Guidance & Policies To date, neither the state health department nor the federal Center for Disease Control (“CDC”) have released guidance for how to manage potential or confirmed cases of monkeypox in [...]

August 31st, 2022|Categories: blog, Homepage News, Latest News|

FDAR Attorneys Named Lawyer of the Year, Best Lawyers, and Ones to Watch in Best Lawyers in America® 2023 Edition!

Congratulations to Fishel Downey Albrecht & Riepenhoff attorneys Daniel T. Downey and Marc A. Fishel for achieving "Lawyer of the Year" in the 2023 Edition of Best Lawyers in America! Kudos to  Benjamin S. Albrecht, Daniel T. Downey, and Marc A. Fishel for being named as Best Lawyers, and to Angelica M. Jarmusz and Stephanie L. Schoolcraft for being recognized in Best Lawyers - Ones to Watch in America.  Recognition by Best Lawyers is widely regarded by both clients and legal professionals as a significant honor, conferred on a lawyer by their peers.  With its core mission to highlight the top legal talent in America, we are proud to have these members of our team named in the 29th Edition of The Best Lawyers in America! Our attorneys were recognized in the following practice areas: Daniel T. Downey ~ Best [...]

August 18th, 2022|Categories: Homepage News, Latest News|

David Riepenhoff Shares His Expertise as the Columbus City School District and the Teachers’ Union Try to Reach an Agreement

With the first day of school rapidly approaching, the Columbus School District and the Columbus Education Association (teachers' union) are still negotiating to finalize this year's contract.  Partner David Riepenhoff appeared on NBC4i and shared his thoughts on the process.  You may read more and view the interview by clicking here.   

August 16th, 2022|Categories: Homepage News, Latest News|

FDAR’s Benjamin Albrecht named Law Director for the City of New Albany

Congratulations to Benjamin Albrecht for being selected to serve New Albany in the role of Law Director!  He will be assisted by Associate David Moser.  As FDAR is located in New Albany, we are excited to have this opportunity to continue to serve and grow our relationship with the city!  For more news on this announcement, click here.  

May 24th, 2022|Categories: Homepage News, Latest News|