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FMG opens new office in Columbus, Ohio


Freeman Mathis & Gary, LLP, a leading nationwide litigation firm, is pleased to announce the opening of its Columbus, Ohio office. FMG now has over 250 attorneys practicing in twenty-four offices in thirteen states.

The Columbus office will start with a team of seven attorneys. FMG welcomes new partners Lisa Gentile, Doug Holthus, Paul-Michael La Fayette, and Michael Loughry. Also joining are Cara Wright as senior counsel and Chenee Castruita and Shafiyal Ahmed as associates.

All of the new Columbus attorneys formerly practiced with the Ohio law firm of Mazanec, Raskin & Ryder.

The group brings substantial trial and appellate experience in a variety of areas, including professional liability, healthcare, catastrophic tort, hospitality and retail liability, employment, government and commercial litigation.

The Columbus office is located at 175 South 3rd St., Ste. 1000,  Columbus OH 43215, and the phone number is 614.699.2425.

Ben Mathis, FMG’s Managing Partner, said, “We are fortunate to have attracted this group of talented lawyers. With our offices in Lexington and Cincinnati, our new colleagues give us over 20 lawyers serving the tri-state Ohio, Indiana, and Kentucky markets. This area will continue to be a growth target for us, and we anticipate additional announcements regarding these venues in the near future.”