Biography
Karen Clouse has counseled physicians, hospitals and attorneys throughout central and southeastern Ohio. In that role, she has more than three decades of experience in the courtroom, conducting jury trials. In addition, Karen is an experienced appellate attorney, having argued cases before appellate courts throughout the state of Ohio as well as the Ohio Supreme Court and West Virginia Supreme Court of Appeals. She also provides a variety of other litigation support services to hospitals and physicians throughout the state, with her goal always to meet the personal and professional needs of her clients while providing excellent legal representation.
Professional & Community Activities
  • Member, American Health Lawyers Association
  • Member, Ohio Association of Civil Trial Attorneys
  • Trustee, Livingston United Methodist Church
  • Volunteer, Columbus Legal Aid Society (pro bono), 2016–2017
Presentations & Published Works
  • Speaker, "Appellate Advocacy Seminar," Ohio Association of Civil Trial Attorneys, August 2017
  • Speaker, "Emergency Department Errors, Medical and Legal Perspectives," Ohio State Bar Association, April 2013
Bar Admissions & Activities
  • Admitted, State of Ohio, 1986
  • Admitted, State of West Virginia
  • Admitted, U.S. District Court, Southern District of Ohio
  • Admitted, U.S. District Court, Southern District of West Virginia
  • Admitted, U.S. Court of Appeals, Fourth Circuit
  • Admitted, U.S. Court of Appeals, Sixth Circuit
  • Member, Ohio State Bar Association
  • Member, West Virginia State Bar Association
  • Member, Columbus Bar Association
Education
  • The Ohio State University (J.D., summa cum laude), 1986
  • Capital University (B.A., summa cum laude), 1983
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