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  • Ohio, 2016


Ohio Northern University, J.D. magna cum laude, 2016

Hillsdale College, B.A. cum laude, 2013


Focusing primarily on corporate and real estate law, two areas with significant legal overlap, Kaitlin L. Brummel has worked on several multimillion-dollar deals.  These transactions involved the purchase and sale of assets, real estate, stock and membership interests.  She regularly advises clients in manufacturing, real estate, transportation, banking and not-for-profit on a wide range of issues including: 

  • entity formation and governance;
  • mergers and acquisitions;
  • preparation of organizational documents including LLC operating agreements and close corporation agreements;
  • preparation of various corporate contracts including purchase agreements, buy-sell agreements, promissory notes, independent contractor agreements, employment agreements, equipment leases, liquor permit transfers, trademark applications, noncompetition agreements, and nondisclosure agreements; and
  • preparation of various commercial and residential real estate documents, including purchase agreements, deeds, easements, and leases.

A magna cum laude graduate of Ohio Northern University, Ms. Brummel was inducted into the Willis Society, the highest academic honor society at the College of Law.  While in law school, Ms. Brummel was elected manuscript editor to the Ohio Northern University Law Review, was named secretary of the Sports Law Society and worked as the Civil Procedure teaching assistant for two years.  She graduated with a bachelor of arts degree in English from Hillsdale College and started all four years on Hillsdale’s NCAA Division II softball team.  Ms. Brummel joined the Firm as an associate after completing Eastman and Smith’s Summer Associate program. 

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Community/Professional Affiliations

Professional Involvement

  • EPIC Toledo
  • Leadership Toledo, 2018
  • Ohio State Bar Association
  • Toledo Bar Association
  • Toledo Women’s Bar Association

Community Involvement

  • Baby University (board member)
  • Goodwill Industries of Northwest Ohio (board member)

Honors & Awards

  • Willis Honor Society
  • “Best Attorney” Ohio Attorney General Public Service Mock Trial Competition, 2014

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