David M. Johnston


    Bricker & Eckler elects new partners

    The law firm of Bricker & Eckler LLP recently elected Benjamin Hyden and Jeremy Morris partners of the firm.

    Based in the firm's Cincinnati office, Benjamin B. Hyden is a member of Bricker’s Construction Law group. A civil engineering graduate of the University of Kentucky, Ben worked with major construction firms before attending Northern Kentucky University’s Salmon P. Chase College of Law. He integrates his engineering experience to his law practice, which focuses on representing public works clients; drafting contract documents; responding to bid disputes; addressing construction defects; and pursuing claims that arise from construction projects. Ben also represents businesses and political subdivisions in complex zoning, land use and land development issues and appears before planning, development and zoning commissions in zoning, variance and related public service matters. Ben is admitted to practice in both Ohio and Kentucky.

    Based in the firm’s Columbus office, Jeremy R. Morris is a member of Bricker’s Health Care group. He assists clients with health facility regulations, medical staff issues, operational requirements and drafting transaction documents. He also has experience in health care litigation, including claims of professional negligence, medical staff disputes and employment matters. Jeremy is the former Associate Counsel for Litigation at King’s Daughters Medical Center, a tertiary care, regional referral center located in Ashland, Kentucky. A summa cum laude graduate of Shawnee State University, Jeremy earned his J.D. magna cum laude from the University of Akron. Jeremy has been admitted to practice in both Ohio and Kentucky.

    About Bricker & Eckler LLP:

    Named to The National Law Journal’s “2013 Midsize Hot List,” Bricker & Eckler is one of Ohio’s leading law firms. Located in Columbus, Cleveland, Cincinnati-Dayton and Marietta, the firm represents a wide variety of clients, including businesses and corporations, nonprofit organizations, governmental agencies, health care entities, school districts, municipalities, banks and insurers. The firm has a long history of promoting and supporting diversity and inclusion in our ongoing effort to reflect the communities and clients that we serve. Connect with us online on our blogs, Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn.