Eastman & Smith, Ltd. represents pre-kindergarten, public and private schools, universities and other education-related businesses in all areas relevant to the operations of educational institutions. Our support of schools and universities extends to community service, lobbying and continuous work for sound education policy and legislation. Our breadth extends nationally and internationally as invited speakers for education policy abroad.
The health care industry is one of the largest and most heavily regulated industries in the country. From tax-exempt requirements, to anti-kickback compliance and malpractice and licensure issues, health care providers face on an every day basis, a myriad of regulatory and business concerns.
Eastman & Smith Ltd. represents numerous manufacturing clients throughout Ohio and Michigan in several different product lines, including but not limited to, automotive and other transportation components, plastic extrusion, industrial tooling and equipment, food and beverage, and electrical components.
Non-Profit /Tax Exempt
Non-profit and tax exempt organizations represent an important and central part of our community, as they impact diverse health care, education, government, trade association, charitable, religious and leisure activities.
Eastman & Smith represents professional service companies and individual practitioners in litigation, business matters and estate planning. Eastman & Smith's litigation team handles all types of suits which arise in a professional's practice, including professional malpractice and licensing, business disputes, non-compete agreements and copyright enforcement.
With attorneys in Toledo, Findlay and Columbus, Eastman & Smith Ltd. provides advice and advocacy for a variety of public entities including counties, municipalities, townships, economic development districts, community improvement districts, port authorities, solid waste management districts, health districts, water and sewer districts and public and community schools.
The real estate industry demands a broad array of knowledge, skill and experience from its legal professionals. Eastman & Smith's real estate attorneys have in-depth experience in all real estate practice areas, including, acquisitions and sales, zoning and land use planning, subdivisions and development, financing, governmental incentives, leasing, owners' associations and real estate brokerage.