ABOUT JAMES W. SATOLA

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EDUCATION

CASE WESTERN RESERVE SCHOOL OF LAW, Juris Doctor (1989)

Law Review, Articles Editor (1988-1989)

Law Review, Associate Editor (1987-1988)

Phi Delta Phi International Legal Fraternity 


THE OHIO STATE UNIVERSITY, B.S., Zoology (1984)

Alpha Epsilon Delta Premedical Honor Society 

Phi Eta Sigma & Alpha Lambda Delta National Honor Societies

CAREER

Private Practice (2011 to Present)


Editorial Board, The Federal Lawyer, National Publication of the Federal Bar Association (2016 to Present):  Associate Editor (2019-2020), Judicial Profiles Editor (2018-2019), Senior Proof Editor (2017-2018), Proof Editor (2016-2017).


Circuit Vice President for the Sixth Circuit, Federal Bar Association  (2010-2016)


Hearing Officer, Cuyahoga County Board of Revision (2010-2011)


Senior Attorney, Squire, Sanders & Dempsey L.L.P. (1991-2010)


Judicial Law Clerk to The Honorable John M. Manos, United States District Judge

for the Northern District of Ohio (1989-1991)


Case Western Reserve School of Law (1986-1989)


Medical Research Assistant, Department of Nephrology, Cleveland VA Medical Center, University Hospitals of Cleveland & Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine (1985-1986)  


PROFESSIONAL ACCOMPLISHMENTS

Certificate, Mediating Disputes, Harvard Program on Negotiation, Harvard Law School, Executive Education (2017)


Rated AV Preeminent by Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review Ratings (Highest Rating for Legal Ability and Ethical Standards)


Ohio Super Lawyers 2006 (Top 5% of Attorneys in Ohio)


Life Member, Sixth Circuit Judicial Conference


Special Presidential Commendation, Federal Bar Association, Awarded by Federal Bar Association National President Honorable Michael J. Newman (2016)


President, Federal Bar Association Northern District of Ohio Chapter (2002-2003)


Life Charter Fellow, Foundation of the Federal Bar Association

PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS

John M. Manos Inn of Court, American Inns of Court (1989-Present)


Federal Bar Association


American Bar Association


Ohio State Bar Association


Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association


American Constitution Society (Northeast Ohio Lawyers Chapter)

BAR MEMBERSHIP

State


State of Ohio


District of Columbia



Federal


Supreme Court of the United States


United States Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces


United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit


United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit


United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit


United States Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit


United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit


United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit


United States District Court for the District of Arizona


United States District Court for the Northern District of Ohio


United States District Court for the Southern District of Ohio 

COMMUNITY

Past Committee Chair (2015-2016) and Team Leader (2006-Present), "3Rs Program" (Rights, Responsibilities & Realities), Cleveland Municipal School District


Mock Trial and Moot Court Presiding Judge, Ohio Center for Law-Related Education (2008-Present)


University Heights, Ohio "Beautiful Home" Award (2005, 2012 & 2016)

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