Archive for May, 2012

Abdoul Rahim AbdoulKarim and Tina Rhodes Co-Author Article for the Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Journal (January 2012)

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Abdoul Rahim AbdoulKarim and Tina Rhodes co-author the article, Financial Risk Management and Social Media, which appeared in the January 2012 issue of the Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Journal.

January 2012 CMBA Article

GK Sponsors NOHRPS (Northeastern Ohio Human Resource Planning Society) Program

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On 1/19/2012 at the Embassy Suites in Independence, Ohio, Barbara Danforth, SVP, Ratliff and Taylor, was the key note speaker at a program entitled, Diversity and Gender Differences in the Workplace.  She shared her insights into gender specific behaviors and communication styles that will enhance your effectiveness in networking, negotiating, giving and receiving feedback.

NOHRPS Programs

GK Sponsors Gallery Bench at the Cleveland-Marshall College of Law Electronic Trial Courtroom

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The purpose of the Trial Courtroom Project is to construct a state of the art, technology-enhanced courtroom to provide a simulation-based learning environment for law students, legal professionals, and mock trial opportunities. This facility will enable Cleveland-Marshall law students to prepare to be outstanding trial lawyers. The College of Law will also make this trial courtroom available to practicing lawyers and active judges for mock trial and training exercises. The Courtroom will also ultimately provide the opportunity to create a revenue stream for the College of Law via rentals by legal professionals and other outside organizations. Consistent with our mission, it will be an educational and community resource for engaged, practical learning and professional development.  For more information, go to:

Cleveland-Marshall School of Law Electronic Trial Courtroom

Giffen & Kaminski are Now Best Selling Authors!

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Karen L. Giffen and Kerin Lyn Kaminski have co-authored a chapter in the book, The Road to Independence: 101 Women’s Journeys to Starting Their Own Law Firms.  This collection is published and sponsored by ABA Commission on Women in the Profession.

This book is a collection of 101 letters from women who have taken the courageous and difficult step of creating a law firm of their own, either as a solo or with others. Focusing on the experiences, challenges, and opportunities of women-owned law firms, these women reiterate key themes: Of becoming businesswomen. Of choosing a practice area true to their passion. Of controlling not only their days but their destinies. Of ambition in action. To learn more visit:

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Karen L. Giffen Appointed Life Member Status with The Eighth District Judicial Conference

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Karen L. Giffen was appointed Life Member Status with The Eighth District Judicial Conference.

Kerin Lyn Kaminski co-authors article with Ginger F. Mlakar for the Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Journal (December 2011)

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Kerin Lyn Kaminski co-authors article with Ginger F. Mlakar for the Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Journal entitled, Good Fellows Forever.

December 2011 CMBA Article

Kathleen Nitschke Presents at the Stewart Title Guaranty Conference

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Kathleen Nitschke was invited to present at the Stewart Title Guaranty Company’s Trends, Practices and Claim Issues Conference on November 11, 2011.  Kathleen’s workshop addressed Bankruptcy and Receivership issues in today’s market.