Reeve Research and Writing
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Mr. Reeve is available to provide timely, accurate and insightful research and drafting on all types of case evaluation, trial and appellate documents. See below for significant cases in which Mr. Reeve has been involved.  In his 24-year legal career, Gary Reeve:       
   - has been the lead attorney on over 200 trial-level cases in the state and federal courts of Ohio       
   - has been lead attorney briefing and performing oral argument on over 40 appellate cases in both state and federal jurisdictions;        
   - has researched and drafted motions and other projects of all kinds, briefing at least 75 case-dispositive motions;       
   - acted as first and second chair in trials, drafting jury instructions, trial briefs and motions in limine as well as researching evidentiary issues of all kinds; and,     
   - has been a sought-after seminar speaker, presenting to small attorney groups as well as groups of over 500 legal colleagues. 

Notable Appeals:

Bergandine v. City of Delaware, Case No. 98CAE08038 (5th Dist. 1998)

American Crane Corp. v. NLRB, 203 F.3d 819 (4th Cir. 2000)

Blair v. Honda of America Mfg., Inc., 2002-Ohio-1065 (3rd Dist. 2002)

Hoge v. Honda of America Mfg., Inc., 384 F.3d 238 (6th Cir. 2003)

Wysong v. Dow Chemical Co., 503 F.3d 441 (6th Cir. 2007)

Beery v. Associated Hygienic Prods., 243 Fed. Appx. 129 (6th Cir. 2007)

Kleiber v. Honda of America Mfg., Inc., 485 F.3d 862 (6th Cir. 2007)

Verhoff v. Time Warner Cable, Inc., 299 Fed.Appx.488 (6th Cir. 2008)

Grace v. USCAR, 521 F.3d 655 (6th Cir. 2008)

Spengler v. Worthington Cylinders, 615 F.3d 481 (6th Cir. 2010)

Emswiler v. CSX Transp., Inc., 691 F.3d 782 (6th Cir. 2012)

Crawford v. JPMorgan Chase & Co., 531 Fed.Appx. 622 (6th Cir. 2013)

State ex rel. Fitzgerald v. Bd. of Trs. of Ohio Police & Fire Pension Fund, 53 N.E.3d 898 (10th Dist. 2015)

Spitzer v. Knapp, 2019-Ohio-2770 (5th Dist. 2019)


Notable Summary Judgments:

Boggs v. Franklin Cty. Engineer, et al., Case No. 2:00-cv-1387 (S.D.Ohio 2002)

Whitfield v. Entek IRD Int’l Corp., Case No. 2:00-cv-1381 (S.D.Ohio 2002)

Wiford v. AFG Industries, Inc., Case No. 2:01-cv-980 (S.D.Ohio 2003) 

Schmauch v. Honda of America Mfg., Inc., 295 F.Supp.2d 823 (S.D.Ohio 2003)

Bradley v. Mary Rutan Hosp., 322 F.Supp.2d 926 (S.D.Ohio 2004)

Brooks v. Lowe’s Home Centers, Inc., Case No. 2:04-cv-740 (S.D.Ohio 2006)

Tippens v. Airnet Systems, Inc., Case No. 2:05-cv-421 (S.D.Ohio 2007)

Royer v. Tigerpoly Mfg., Inc., Case No. 2:05-cv-1134 (S.D.Ohio 2007)

Spengler v. Worthington Cylinders, 514 F.Supp.2d 1011 (S.D.Ohio 2007)

Smith v. CallTech Communications, LLC, Case No. 2:07-cv-144 (S.D.Ohio 2008)

Stiers v. AK Steel Benefits Plan Admin. Comm., Case No. 2:07-cv-145 (S.D.Ohio 2008)

Jordan v. Belt Railway Co., Case No. 06 C 6024 (N.D.Ill. 2009)

Vaughn v. Rent-A-Center, Inc., et al., Case No. 2:06-cv-1027 (S.D.Ohio 2009)

Smith v. Heartland Employment Service, LLC, Case No. 2:07-cv-362 (S.D.Ohio 2009)

Wellman v. Sutphen Corp., Case No. 2:08-cv-557 (S.D.Ohio 2010)

Brill v. AK Steel Corp., Case No. 2:09-cv-534 (S.D.Ohio 2012)

Maeder v. Hollywood Casino, 97 F.Supp.3d 941 (S.D.Ohio 2015)

Ray, et al. v. ContactUS, LLC, Case No. 15CV-9496 (Franklin Cty. 2018)

Miller v. Sedgwick Claims Mgmt. Servs., Inc., 2:17-cv-881 (S.D.Ohio Sept. 26, 2018)

Spitzer v. Knapp, Case No. 17 CV H 09 0571 (Del. Cty. 2018)