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Donald M. Mewhort, Jr.

Of Counsel
1000 Jackson Street
Toledo, OH 43604
Direct419.321.1252
Fax419.241.6894
dmewhort@slk-law.com

Assistant

Sharon Bernthisel
Direct419.321.1229
sbernthisel@slk-law.com

Donald M. Mewhort, Jr. has extensive experience in representing management in labor disputes.  He also regularly represented management in labor negotiations, arbitration and in a variety of matters involving workplace regulations.  He has substantial experience in labor relations in the health care and construction industries.  He also has substantial experience in representing employers and employees in the negotiation and enforcement of employment and non-compete agreements. 

Don annually has been selected for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America® in the labor and employment law category, since the inception of that publication.

Honors

  • Best Lawyers in America, 1983 - 2017
  • AV® Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell

Professional and Community Affiliations

  • Toledo Club, Member, Trustee and past President
  • Toledo Junior Bar Association, past President
  • Toledo Bar Association, former Executive Committee Member
  • Ohio State Bar Association, Labor Law Section, Founding Member
  • Community Coalition for Effective Education
  • Community Advocates for Responsible Education
  • Partners in Education
  • Boys and Girls Club of Toledo, Trustee

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Education

  • LL.B., Duke University, 1965
  • A.B., Duke University, 1962

Bar and Court Admissions

  • Ohio, 1965
  • United States District Court Northern District of Ohio, 1966
  • United States Court of Appeals Sixth Circuit, 1968
  • United States Supreme Court, 1971

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