Laura L. Wallerstein

Shareholder
Akron
222 South Main Street
Suite 400
Akron, OH 44308
P 330.849.6658
F 330.376.4577
P 330.849.6658 | F 330.376.4577

Overview

Ms. Wallerstein focuses her practice on real estate transactions, including conveyancing, financial services, property transfer, and condominium and association matters. She regularly leverages her real estate experience in transactions for Roetzel's corporate and franchise clients.

Experience
  • Represents numerous owner/operator fanchisees in the restaurant industry
  • Represents investors and landlords in commercial and retail leasing
  • Represents owner/investors and park districts' real property acquisition and disposition
Services

Industries

Education

  1. Oberlin College, B.A., Economics
  2. The University of Akron School of Law, J.D.
  3. The University of Akron College of Business Administration, M.B.A.

Credentials

Bar Admissions
  1. Ohio
Court Admissions
  1. U.S. Court of Appeals, Sixth Circuit
  2. U.S. District Court, Northern District of Ohio
  3. U.S. District Court, Southern District of Ohio

Recognitions

  • Award recipient, "Young Professional Award" - ATHENA Akron
  • Award recipient, "Emerging Leader Award" - Women's Network, 18th Annual Women of Achievement
  • Award recipient, "Woman of the Year" - Summit County Historical Society
  • Award recipient, "The Waldorf Difference" - Spring Garden Waldorf School
  • Award recipient, "30 for the Future" - Greater Akron Chamber
  • Selected as an "Ohio Super Lawyers - Rising Star" - Ohio Super Lawyers magazine (2014, 2017 - 2019)
  • Leadership Akron, Class 34

Affiliations

Professional Affiliations
  • Akron Bar Association
  • Ohio Bar Association
  • Commercial Real Estate Women (CREW), Greater Akron Chapter
Community Affiliations
  • Summit County 2019 Charter Review Board, Commissioner
  • American Red Cross of Summit, Portage and Medina Counties, Board Member
  • Lawyer to Lawyer Program, Ohio Supreme Court, Mentor
  • Keep Akron Beautiful, Board Member
  • University of Akron Law Alumni Association, Former Director and Special Events Committee Chairperson
  • Big Brothers Big Sisters of Summit and Medina Counties, Former Board President and Board Governance Chair
  • Summit County MetroParks, Café Task Force
  • Torchbearers Class of 2013, Community Leadership Project Co-Chair
  • Women's Network of Northeast Ohio, Membership Committee, Member

Insights

Overview

Ms. Wallerstein focuses her practice on real estate transactions, including conveyancing, financial services, property transfer, and condominium and association matters. She regularly leverages her real estate experience in transactions for Roetzel's corporate and franchise clients.

Experience
  • Represents numerous owner/operator fanchisees in the restaurant industry
  • Represents investors and landlords in commercial and retail leasing
  • Represents owner/investors and park districts' real property acquisition and disposition

Education

  1. Oberlin College, B.A., Economics
  2. The University of Akron School of Law, J.D.
  3. The University of Akron College of Business Administration, M.B.A.

Credentials

Bar Admissions
  1. Ohio
Court Admissions
  1. U.S. Court of Appeals, Sixth Circuit
  2. U.S. District Court, Northern District of Ohio
  3. U.S. District Court, Southern District of Ohio

Recognitions

  • Award recipient, "Young Professional Award" - ATHENA Akron
  • Award recipient, "Emerging Leader Award" - Women's Network, 18th Annual Women of Achievement
  • Award recipient, "Woman of the Year" - Summit County Historical Society
  • Award recipient, "The Waldorf Difference" - Spring Garden Waldorf School
  • Award recipient, "30 for the Future" - Greater Akron Chamber
  • Selected as an "Ohio Super Lawyers - Rising Star" - Ohio Super Lawyers magazine (2014, 2017 - 2019)
  • Leadership Akron, Class 34

Affiliations

Professional Affiliations
  • Akron Bar Association
  • Ohio Bar Association
  • Commercial Real Estate Women (CREW), Greater Akron Chapter
Community Affiliations
  • Summit County 2019 Charter Review Board, Commissioner
  • American Red Cross of Summit, Portage and Medina Counties, Board Member
  • Lawyer to Lawyer Program, Ohio Supreme Court, Mentor
  • Keep Akron Beautiful, Board Member
  • University of Akron Law Alumni Association, Former Director and Special Events Committee Chairperson
  • Big Brothers Big Sisters of Summit and Medina Counties, Former Board President and Board Governance Chair
  • Summit County MetroParks, Café Task Force
  • Torchbearers Class of 2013, Community Leadership Project Co-Chair
  • Women's Network of Northeast Ohio, Membership Committee, Member