Certified Workers Compensation Specialist


Complete Workers' Compensation Defense

Clint provides full service legal support to his clients for claim prevention and defense with the primary goal of eliminating or minimizing costs.

His approach is proactive.  Clint's first concern is to advise his clients on the maintenance of a safe and compliant workplace to avoid claims.  He works with HR professionals, safety personnel and business owners to become familiar with their operations and employees, so that he can help them develop safety programs and claims management practices for prevention of legal issues.  

When claims do arise, Clint's in-depth experience allows him to handle the entire defense process from beginning to end through all levels of the Industrial Commission and Ohio court system. 

Clint provides counsel in all facets of workers' compensation including:

  • Bureau of Workers’ Compensation Adjudicating Committee
  • Bureau of Workers’ Compensation Self-Insured Department and Self-Insured Complaint Resolution Unit
  • Claims administration & management; claim allowance & investigations
  • Court appeals and jury trials
  • Handicap reimbursement
  • Industrial Commission administrative hearings
  • Intentional tort defense
  • Legal counsel to third-party administrators
  • Managed care organizations
  • Management training
  • Mandamus actions
  • Medication abuse
  • OSHA defense
  • Retaliation defense
  • Return to work, restrictions, and proper light duty offers
  • Subrogation
  • Surveillance
  • Temporary total disability, permanent total disability, and permanent partial disability
  • Third-party liability defense
  • Treatment Issues
  • Vocational rehabilitation and living maintenance
  • VSSR defense
  • Worker's compensation fraud