Lidia B. Ebersole

Associate
Toledo
One SeaGate
Suite 1700
Toledo, OH 43604
P 419.254.5260
F 419.242.0316
P 419.254.5260 | F 419.242.0316



Overview

Ms. Ebersole focuses her practice in the areas of business litigation, public utilities, employment, and transportation law. She represents clients in federal and state courts in all manner of contract, commercial, corporate, insurance, premises liability disputes, catastrophic injury defense, as well as land and utility easement disputes. With both private practice and judicial appellate clerkship experience, Ms. Ebersole regularly counsels clients through the trial and appellate processes.

Ms. Ebersole was born and raised in Lukow, Poland, where she formerly taught English as a second language. She moved to the United States in 2006, and received her Juris Doctor shortly after gaining United States Citizenship. Since then, Ms. Ebersole has appeared as a guest speaker, welcoming new citizens at naturalization ceremonies in Northwest Ohio. She gives back to the community by serving on the Ohio Supreme Court Advisory Committee for Language Services and by being involved in numerous service organizations, including Polish-American groups in the Northwest Ohio area.

Experience
  • Litigation in the Ohio appellate courts and the Ohio Supreme Court
  • Plaintiff and defense experience in state and federal courts
  • Successful negotiation of contracts and settlements
Languages
  1. Polish
Services

Industries

Education

  1. The University of Toledo College of Law, J.D.
    • magna cum laude
    • Certificate of Concentration in International Law with Distinction
    • University of Toledo Law Review, Articles Editor
    • The Order of the Coif
    • Dean’s List: six out of six semesters
    • Highest Ranking Student: Appellate Practice, Criminal Procedure, Immigration Law
    • Teaching Assistant - Contracts, Civil Procedure, Torts, Appellate Practice
  2. The University of Humanities and Economics in Lodz, Poland, M.A., English Philology
  3. The Siedlce University of Natural Sciences and Humanities, Siedlce, Poland, B.A., English Philology
  4. The Jozef Pilsudski University College of Physical Education and Sport in Biala Podlaska, Poland, B.A., Tourism and Recreation

Credentials

Bar Admissions
  1. Ohio
Court Admissions
  1. U.S. Court of Appeals, Sixth Circuit
  2. U.S. District Court, Northern District of Ohio
Clerkships
  1. Judicial Attorney to The Honorable John R. Willamowski, Ohio Third District Court of Appeals
  2. Judicial Extern, U.S. District Court, Northern District of Ohio

Affiliations

Professional Affiliations
  • American Bar Association
  • Ohio State Bar Association
  • Toledo Bar Association
  • Findlay-Hancock County Bar Association
Community Affiliations
  • Polish-American groups in Northwest Ohio
  • The International Women of Hancock County, Ohio
  • The Supreme Court of Ohio Advisory Committee on Language Services

Insights

Overview

Ms. Ebersole focuses her practice in the areas of business litigation, public utilities, employment, and transportation law. She represents clients in federal and state courts in all manner of contract, commercial, corporate, insurance, premises liability disputes, catastrophic injury defense, as well as land and utility easement disputes. With both private practice and judicial appellate clerkship experience, Ms. Ebersole regularly counsels clients through the trial and appellate processes.

Ms. Ebersole was born and raised in Lukow, Poland, where she formerly taught English as a second language. She moved to the United States in 2006, and received her Juris Doctor shortly after gaining United States Citizenship. Since then, Ms. Ebersole has appeared as a guest speaker, welcoming new citizens at naturalization ceremonies in Northwest Ohio. She gives back to the community by serving on the Ohio Supreme Court Advisory Committee for Language Services and by being involved in numerous service organizations, including Polish-American groups in the Northwest Ohio area.

Experience
  • Litigation in the Ohio appellate courts and the Ohio Supreme Court
  • Plaintiff and defense experience in state and federal courts
  • Successful negotiation of contracts and settlements
Languages
  1. Polish

Education

  1. The University of Toledo College of Law, J.D.
    • magna cum laude
    • Certificate of Concentration in International Law with Distinction
    • University of Toledo Law Review, Articles Editor
    • The Order of the Coif
    • Dean’s List: six out of six semesters
    • Highest Ranking Student: Appellate Practice, Criminal Procedure, Immigration Law
    • Teaching Assistant - Contracts, Civil Procedure, Torts, Appellate Practice
  2. The University of Humanities and Economics in Lodz, Poland, M.A., English Philology
  3. The Siedlce University of Natural Sciences and Humanities, Siedlce, Poland, B.A., English Philology
  4. The Jozef Pilsudski University College of Physical Education and Sport in Biala Podlaska, Poland, B.A., Tourism and Recreation

Credentials

Bar Admissions
  1. Ohio
Court Admissions
  1. U.S. Court of Appeals, Sixth Circuit
  2. U.S. District Court, Northern District of Ohio
Clerkships
  1. Judicial Attorney to The Honorable John R. Willamowski, Ohio Third District Court of Appeals
  2. Judicial Extern, U.S. District Court, Northern District of Ohio

Affiliations

Professional Affiliations
  • American Bar Association
  • Ohio State Bar Association
  • Toledo Bar Association
  • Findlay-Hancock County Bar Association
Community Affiliations
  • Polish-American groups in Northwest Ohio
  • The International Women of Hancock County, Ohio
  • The Supreme Court of Ohio Advisory Committee on Language Services