Faruki Ireland & Cox P.L.L. Names Erin Rhinehart Partner

DAYTON Faruki Ireland & Cox P.L.L. ( is pleased to announce that Erin Rhinehart, an attorney with the business litigation law firm, has been elected to the partnership. Rhinehart, who joined Faruki Ireland & Cox in 2004, is experienced in a wide array of litigation, including class action defense, breach of contract and environmental issues. Rhinehart also focuses on advising clients on various aspects of state and federal media and communications laws.

"Erin is intelligent, aggressive and respected by clients for obtaining creative and successful results,” said Jeff Ireland, one of the founders of the firm.

Founding partner Charlie Faruki commented, “Erin has been instrumental in the continued success of our firm, and we are pleased to welcome her as a partner."

Rhinehart was recently listed as an Ohio Rising Star in the 2015 edition of Super Lawyers magazine, a rating service of outstanding lawyers who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. She received the 2013 40 Under 40 award by the Dayton Business Journal. Erin is an active member of local and national bar associations. For the past several years, Erin has served on the Editorial Board of TYL, the official publication of the American Bar Association’s Young Lawyers Division, and, in October 2014, she was sworn in as a member of the Executive Committee of the Federal Bar Association, Dayton Chapter.

"It is an honor to be invited into the partnership," said Rhinehart. "I look forward to the continued growth of our practice in southwest Ohio and throughout the country."

Erin is a prolific author for both local and national publications. She has authored articles published in The Federal Lawyer magazine, in the ABA's Pretrial Practice & Discovery and TYL publications, and in the Dayton Business Journal and the Dayton Bar Association publications. Erin often contributes to FI&C's blog.

Rhinehart received her B.A. from Miami University in 2001 and her J.D. from the University of Dayton School of Law in 2004.  She was a recipient of UDSL's Presidential Scholarship and a published member of the Law Review.

To learn more about Rhinehart or Faruki Ireland & Cox P.L.L., contact John Kendall at (937) 227-3723.

Also, please visit, Faruki Ireland & Cox’s business litigation blog, for the latest developments in business litigation, intellectual property, data security, and advertising and media. You can also follow Faruki Ireland & Cox on LinkedIn at

About Faruki Ireland & Cox P.L.L.

Faruki Ireland & Cox P.L.L. ( is a 30-attorney firm with offices in Cincinnati and Dayton that handles complex business litigation nationally, including intellectual property, class actions, competition-based litigation, employment, antitrust, privacy, and media and communications.