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Erin Rhinehart of Faruki Ireland Cox Rhinehart & Dusing P.L.L. named Corporate Vision’s 2017 Ohio Attorney of the Year

CINCINNATI—Corporate Vision named Erin Rhinehart as its 2017 Ohio Attorney of the Year. Corporate Vision celebrates the most successful attorneys at law firms across the American legal landscape.

Rhinehart was selected for the award after extensive research by the Corporate Vision in-house team, which considered her achievements over the past 12 months at Faruki Ireland & Cox.

Erin Rhinehart is a Partner with Faruki Ireland Cox Rhinehart & Dusing P.L.L. Her litigation practice focuses on media and communications law (First Amendment, defamation, privacy, public records, advertising, social media, trademark, and copyright litigation), breach of contract and tortious interference, class action defense, and environmental matters. Erin has significant trial experience in federal and state courts across the country. She has first-chair jury trial experience, and has argued before various appellate courts in Ohio. 

Erin has been repeatedly recognized as an Ohio Super Lawyers Rising Star, a peer-based review of the top two and one-half percent of Ohio lawyers 40 years old or younger or in practice for 10 years or less; and selected for the 2016 edition of the inaugural Benchmark Litigation Under 40 Hot List, a list of the nation's top litigation partners 40 years of age and younger. She is an active member of the American Bar Association, Federal Bar Association, Ohio State Bar Association, Ohio Women's Bar Association and the Dayton Bar Association, and has held various leadership positions within these organizations. Currently, Erin serves as the 2016-2017 Chair of the Ohio State Bar Association Media Law Committee, and is a member of the Ohio State Bar Association Content Advisory Board, and Law360 Media & Entertainment Law Editorial Board. She is also a Fellow of the Ohio State Bar Foundation and American Bar Foundation. Erin has been recognized by the Dayton Business Journal as one of Dayton's 40 Under 40 honorees, and is a 2012 graduate of the Leadership Dayton program.

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About Faruki Ireland Cox Rhinehart & Dusing P.L.L.

Faruki Ireland Cox Rhinehart & Dusing P.L.L. ( is a litigation firm with offices in Cincinnati and Dayton that handles complex business disputes nationally, including intellectual property, class actions, competition-based litigation, employment, antitrust, privacy and commercial litigation and arbitration.