Career Highlights

  • Fellow, College of Labor and Employment Lawyers
  • Ohio Management Lawyers Association
  • Chambers & Partners International Lawyers (“Leader in His Field”)
  • The Best Lawyers in America®
    • “Lawyer of the Year” (Management Employment) – 2012, 2013, 2015
    • Best Lawyers, Commercial Litigation
    • Best Lawyers, Employment Law, Labor Law – since 2004
  • Super Lawyers
    • 14 consecutive years (2004-2017)
    • Top 100 Attorney in Ohio (2009-2014, 2017)
    • Top 50 Attorney in Columbus (2009-2017)
    • Corporate Counsel Edition, Top Employment Lawyers Nationally
  • Martindale Hubbell
    • Pre-eminent AV rating
    • Top Rated Midwest Lawyer
  • Chambers USA
    • Honored for expertise in Labor + Employment
  • Numerous Who’s Who publications

Practice Areas


  • Cornell University Law School (J.D., 1973)
    • With Distinction; Order of the Coif
  • Cornell University (B.A., 1969)
    • Dean's list

Bar Admissions

  • Ohio
  • Supreme Court of the United States
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit
  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Ohio
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Ohio
  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Indiana

Professional Affiliations

  • Franklin University, Legal Aspects of Human Resource Management, former adjunct professor
  • Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, pro bono mediator

Charitable + Civic Involvement

  • U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, Pro Bono Mediator

Mediation Related Affiliations

  • Community Mediation Services Training
  • Ohio Mediation Association, member
  • American Bar Association, Dispute Resolution Group, member
  • Columbus Bar Association, ADR Committee, member
  • Larry frequently serves as a private mediator and as a mediator for the federal Equal Employment Opportunity Commission.