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J. Michael Reidenbach

J. Michael ReidenbachJ. Michael Reidenbach graduated with his Juris Doctor degree from the Moritz College of Law at The Ohio State University in 2012.  While in law school, Michael concentrated his studies on the areas of Litigation, Appellate Advocacy and Labor & Employment Law.  He also served as an Associate Editor for the prestigious Ohio State Journal of Criminal Law.  Michael has received several academic awards and recognitions, including the distinction of Public Service Fellow with Recognition for offering over 200 hours of volunteer legal services to the community while in law school.  Prior to law school, Michael graduated cum laude with honors in Political Science, History and Arabic from The Ohio State University in 2009.

Michael assists Ohio employers with all aspects of workers’ compensation defense, representing clients before the Industrial Commission, Court of Common Pleas, and Appellate Courts.  While representing clients across diverse industries, he specializes in representing large hospital systems and healthcare providers across the state.  Michael has advised clients on wide ranging workers’ compensation topics and related issues, including VSSRs, OSHA compliance, BWC Audits, Self-Insurance Applications before the Bureau of Workers’ Compensation Adjudication Committee, wrongful termination under R.C. 4123.90, and more.

Michael enjoys playing golf, watching the Ohio State Buckeyes, and is an avid reader.  He is active in the Knights of Columbus and at his church serving on multiple committees, including Parish Council.  He lives in Upper Arlington with his wife, Kelly and his two sons.

Education:
Moritz College of Law at The Ohio State University
Juris Doctor, 2012

The Ohio State University
B.S. Political Science, History, and Arabic, cum laude, 2009

Bar Admissions:
Ohio

Professional Affiliations:
Ohio State Bar Association
Central Ohio Self-Insurers Association
American Law Society – America’s Top Lawyers

Areas of Practice:
Workers’ Compensation Defense Litigation
General Liability Defense