Roetzel & Andress LPA is pleased to announce that attorneys Eleina K. Thomas and Natalie N. Rothenbuecher have joined the firm. Thomas is based in the Cleveland office as an associate in the Medical Defense Group, and Rothenbuecher is an associate in the Real Estate Group in Akron.
Thomas will focus her practice on defending physicians, nurses, hospitals, and a wide variety of health care providers in medical negligence lawsuits throughout Northeast Ohio. Thomas previously served as an Assistant Prosecuting Attorney and Supervisor of the Cuyahoga County Prosecutor’s Office’s Crime Strategies Unit. She earned her J.D. from Case Western Reserve University School of Law, and her B.A. from The Pennsylvania State University.
Rothenbuecher will focus on matters within both the Public Law Group and the Corporate, Tax and Transactional Group. Prior to Roetzel, Rothenbuecher was an associate at Pepple & Waggoner where she drafted real estate transaction documents, including deeds and purchase sale agreements and prepared motions and briefs for the Board of Tax Appeals and Ohio Supreme Court proceedings. She received her J.D. from the University of Akron School of Law and her B.A. from Miami University.