Thomas B. Allen

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Cincinnati
625 Eden Park Drive
Suite 450
Cincinnati, OH 45202
P 513.653.5389
F 513.361.0335
P 513.653.5389 | F 513.361.0335



Overview

Tom specializes in government services, litigation, and labor and employment law. He offers representation to clients across a broad range of legal matters, with a particular focus on employment and labor disputes, school law, municipal law, alternative dispute resolution, and Ohio Public Records and Sunshine Law. Tom has successfully defended clients in individual, class, and collective actions, and has extensive experience litigating cases before the United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit, Ohio's Courts of Appeal, and trial courts throughout the state. In addition to his legal work, Tom provides annual training on Public Records and Sunshine Law to public sector clients and has presented on these topics to various external organizations.

Services

Industries

Education

  1. University of Cincinnati College of Law, J.D.
    • University of Cincinnati Law Review, Editorial Board
  2. Miami University, BSBA, Finance

Credentials

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

Recognitions

  • Named to The Best Lawyers in America® for Education Law (2008-2024)
  • Peer Review Rated, Martindale-Hubbell Law Directory

Affiliations

Professional Affiliations
  • Butler County Bar Association
    • First Vice President (2011)
    • President (2012)
  • Ohio State Bar Association
  • Cincinnati Bar Association
  • Ohio School Boards Association, Member
  • Ohio Council of School Board Attorneys Executive Committee
    • Vice-Chair (2006)
    • Chair (2007)
Community Affiliations
  • American Heart Association Middletown Division, President, Board of Directors (2006-2007)
  • Leadership Mid-Miami Valley, Graduate

Insights

Overview

Tom specializes in government services, litigation, and labor and employment law. He offers representation to clients across a broad range of legal matters, with a particular focus on employment and labor disputes, school law, municipal law, alternative dispute resolution, and Ohio Public Records and Sunshine Law. Tom has successfully defended clients in individual, class, and collective actions, and has extensive experience litigating cases before the United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit, Ohio's Courts of Appeal, and trial courts throughout the state. In addition to his legal work, Tom provides annual training on Public Records and Sunshine Law to public sector clients and has presented on these topics to various external organizations.

Education

  1. University of Cincinnati College of Law, J.D.
    • University of Cincinnati Law Review, Editorial Board
  2. Miami University, BSBA, Finance

Credentials

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

Recognitions

  • Named to The Best Lawyers in America® for Education Law (2008-2024)
  • Peer Review Rated, Martindale-Hubbell Law Directory

Affiliations

Professional Affiliations
  • Butler County Bar Association
    • First Vice President (2011)
    • President (2012)
  • Ohio State Bar Association
  • Cincinnati Bar Association
  • Ohio School Boards Association, Member
  • Ohio Council of School Board Attorneys Executive Committee
    • Vice-Chair (2006)
    • Chair (2007)
Community Affiliations
  • American Heart Association Middletown Division, President, Board of Directors (2006-2007)
  • Leadership Mid-Miami Valley, Graduate