Kegler Brown Announces Tony Fiore and Tom Pannett as Firm Directors

Kegler Brown is pleased to announce the appointment of Tony Fiore and Tom Pannett as firm directors.

Tony, a seasoned attorney and lobbyist with more than 15 years of experience, assumes the role of firm director with a focus on government affairs, association management, and regulatory compliance. Having joined Kegler Brown in 2011, Tony's expertise in navigating local, state, and federal legal landscapes has been instrumental in providing strategic counsel to clients ranging from small businesses to international corporations. His leadership in advocating for legislative reforms and his extensive involvement in various trade associations underscore his commitment to driving positive change in regulatory environments.

Tom brings more than 25 years of extensive experience in Ohio’s transportation industry to his new role as firm director. Specializing in construction, real estate, litigation, and matters involving state and local governments, Tom has been a valuable member of the team since joining Kegler Brown in 2021. As a registered professional engineer in Ohio and having earned an MBA, Tom brings a diverse skill set and insights garnered from more than three decades of public service in state and local government to enhance the firm's capabilities in serving clients.

Commenting on the appointments, Managing Director Chris Weber stated, "We are delighted to name Tom Pannett and Tony Fiore to our director team. Their proven track records of excellence and dedication to client service make them invaluable additions to our firm. We are confident that their leadership will further strengthen Kegler Brown's position as a trusted legal partner for our clients."

As firm directors, Tony and Tom will play pivotal roles in shaping the firm's strategic direction, fostering client relationships, and advancing its commitment to delivering exceptional legal services across diverse and niche practice areas.