Roetzel & Andress LPA announced today that Robert M. Humphrey has joined the firm’s Cleveland office as a shareholder in the Corporate, Tax and Transactional Group.
“Robert adds impressive depth to the Corporate Group, and we are pleased to welcome him on board,” said Douglas E. Spiker, shareholder-in-charge of Roetzel’s Cleveland office. “With his corporate and tax expertise, he will be a tremendous asset to our firm and help us better serve our clients.”
Mr. Humphrey’s practice focuses on corporate and business law. He advises clients through the entirety of the business lifecycle, from early stage, entrepreneurial companies to high-growth private companies and publicly traded entities. He is licensed to practice in both Illinois and Ohio and his other areas of practice include Corporate Law, Finance & Tax Law, International Business Law and Intellectual Property.
“Robert is a very talented attorney and his deep experience will certainly add breadth and depth to our growing Corporate team,” said Christopher P. Reuscher, Shareholder and Practice Group Manager in Corporate, Tax and Transactional. “His transactional practice mix is both complementary and supplementary to our existing capabilities and I couldn’t be happier to welcome him to our firm.”
Before joining Roetzel, Mr. Humphrey was the managing partner and co-founder at Cowden & Humphrey Co. LPA in Cleveland. At Roetzel, Mr. Humphrey will work with former colleague, Mark Sarlson, whom he worked with when they launched Cowden, Humphrey & Sarlson in 1991.
Mr. Humphrey earned his J.D. from Suffolk University Law School and his Master of Laws in Taxation from Georgetown University Law Center.