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Christy B. Bishop

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
OHDeceased200301/13/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Awards
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Christy B. Bishop, recipientMarquis Who's Who in American Law2011
Christy B. BishopMarquis Who's Who in the World2011
Rising StarOhio Super Lawyers2011
Certified Specialist - Labor and Employment LawOhio State Bar Association2008
Associations
Association namePosition nameDuration
Akron Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Ohio State Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Association of Trial Lawyers of AmericaMemberN/A
Ohio Employment Lawyers AssociationMemberN/A
National Employment Lawyers AssociationMemberN/A
Akron Employment Lawyers AssociationMemberN/A
Ohio Academy of Trial LawyersMemberN/A
American Civil Liberties UnionMemberN/A
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Jordan v. City of Cleveland, 464 F.3d 584 (6th Cir. Ohio 2006)First jury verdict, $350,000; additional jury verdict, $1.5 million, plus attorney fees.
Howe v. City of Akron, united States District Court, No. 5:06 CV 2779 (2008)Jury verdict of $1.9 million; favorable findings of fact and conclusions of law on liability by trial judge
Clay, et al v. UPS, 501 F.3d 695 (6th Cir. Ohio 2007), Trial: October 2008Jury verdict of $750,000 -- $250,000 in compensatory damages, $500,000 in punitive damages
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Education
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of AkronCommunicationMA - Masters1991
University of AkronRhetoricMA - Masters1991
University of AkronCommunicationBA - Bachelor of Arts1985
University of AkronArgumentBA - Bachelor of Arts1985
University of Akron, C. Blake McDowell Law CenterLawJD - Juris DoctorN/A