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Phone: 419.447.5133
Fax: 419.447.5150

Karl C. Kerschner

Mr. Kerschner serves as senior counsel and manages the law firm's governmental practice as Special Counsel to the Ohio Attorney General. MK's statewide practice focuses upon the representation of governmental, financial institution, and other creditor clients in several core areas, including litigation, bankruptcy, transactional, and compliance matters. In addition, Mr. Kerschner serves as Chief Legal Officer for Reineke Family Dealerships, Inc.

 Appointments

  • Special Counsel to Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost, 2019–Present
  • Special Counsel to Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine, 2012–2019
  • Allen Eiry Foundation Advisory Committee, Seneca County Common Pleas Court Appointee,
  • Consecutive Five-Year Terms, 2009–2019
  • Ohio Court of Claims, Commissioner, Ohio Supreme Court Appointee, Six-Year Term, 2006–2012

Community Leadership

  • Tiffin Theatre, Inc. (The Ritz Theatre), Board of Trustees, Executive Committee, 2006–2016; Trustee Emeritus, 2018–Present
  • Board Co-Chair of Arts Alive! Capital Campaign that raised over $1.4 million for Ritz Theatre, 2014
  • USO of Central and Southern Ohio, Past Member, Board of Trustees
  • Heidelberg University, Past Member, Berg Business Board
  • Greater Fostoria Community Foundation, Inc., Board of Trustees, 2009–2016

 Professional Associations 

  • Ohio Bankers League
  • Ohio Credit Union League
  • The National Creditors Bar Association
  • The National Association of Dealer Counsel

 Licensure 

  • State of Ohio
  • State of Florida
  • U.S. District Court, Northern and Southern Districts of Ohio

 Law Firm Experience 

  • Schottenstein, Zox & Dunn Co., LPA (now, Ice Miller, LLP), Columbus, Ohio
  • Wood & Lamping, LLP, Cincinnati, Ohio

Education 

  • B.A., Bowling Green State University, Magna Cum Laude, Phi Beta Kappa
  • J.D., The Ohio State University College of Law, Ohio State Law Journal
  • Graduate School of Banking, Madison, Wisconsin, High Honors