Anne Marie Sferra

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Best Lawyers 2022 recognizes 66 Bricker & Eckler attorneys

A total of 66 attorneys across Bricker & Eckler LLP’s Ohio offices were chosen by their peers for recognition in the 2022 edition of The Best Lawyers in America®.

More Aug 19, 2021

Chambers USA includes Bricker practices, attorneys in 2021 rankings

For 2021, Chambers included eight Bricker & Eckler practices and 27 attorneys in its annual ranking.

More May 20, 2021

Sferra named CBA’s 2021 Professionalism Award winner

Anne Marie Sferra was recently awarded with the Columbus Bar Association’s 2021 Professionalism Award.

More Apr 7, 2021

Class action lawsuit victory

Successfully argued before the Eleventh District Court of Appeals on behalf of the State of Ohio and the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR) in a case in which the plaintiff attacked the validity of a previously settled class action alleging that ODNR had unlawfully taken the private property of more than 13,000 property owners along Lake Erie’s coast by incorrectly identifying the public/private boundary along the shore. The Court upheld enforcement of the settlement agreement and the civil contempt order.


Bricker attorneys listed by Super Lawyers for 2021

The 2021 Super Lawyers list of outstanding lawyers includes 28 Bricker attorneys, representing five of the firm’s office locations and 15 areas of practice.

More Dec 8, 2020

Landmark court decision ends “eviction by affidavit” practice

Bricker lawyers successfully filed an amicus curiae brief to highlight and end the dehumanizing and negative ramifications of a decades-old “eviction by affidavit” practice on behalf of a number of organizations that serve vulnerable and underserved populations. For more details, please view Bricker’s recap of the case.


Governor signs qualified immunity bill for COVID-19 related lawsuits


Evictions by affidavit halted in central Ohio

The Tenth District Court of Appeals, which handles appeals of all lawsuits filed in Franklin County courts, ended a decades-old practice of permitting evictions by affidavit on September 1, 2020.

More Sep 7, 2020

Best Lawyers 2021 recognizes 74 Bricker & Eckler attorneys

A total of 74 attorneys across Bricker & Eckler LLP’s Ohio offices were chosen by their peers for recognition in the 2021 edition of The Best Lawyers in America.

More Aug 20, 2020

Workers’ compensation settlement defense

Represented a medical center in defending a workers’ compensation settlement that was challenged by an employee, who, despite agreeing to the settlement, argued that the settlement amount was insufficient to cover their interests for the reimbursement of medical costs. Defended this settlement in front of the Ohio Industrial Commission, which is the adjudicating body of the Ohio Bureau of Workers’ Compensation, allowing the medical center to leave its fully negotiated settlement agreement intact.


Chambers USA includes Bricker practices, attorneys in 2020 rankings

For 2020, Chambers USA included 8 Bricker & Eckler practices in its annual ranking of law firms and attorneys. Additionally, Chambers recognized the 24 attorneys for their legal skills, professional conduct and client service.

More Apr 23, 2020