Joy Malek Oldfield is an attorney at Hill Hardman Oldfield, LLC. She represents plaintiffs in cases involving medical and other professional malpractice, insurance disputes, automobile collisions, business/contract disputes and employment litigation. Joy has tried cases, argued appeals and successfully handled mediations and arbitrations in both state and federal court.
In 2007, Joy received the Distinguished Service Award from the Ohio Association for Justice, the state's largest victim's rights advocacy group. She was also named an Ohio Super Lawyer Rising Star in Cincinnati Magazine's 2007 and 2010 editions.
Joy currently serves an appointed term on the Ohio Judicial Appointments Recommendation Panel, created by Governor Ted Strickland to assist in the selection of judges for vacancies in Ohio courts. She has lectured on ethics, insurance law and personal injury before the Ohio Association for Justice, the Ohio State Bar Association and the National Business Institute.
Joy and her husband, Charlie Oldfield (a Youngstown attorney) reside in Cuyahoga Falls with their daughters, Amelia and Alana.
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|Award name||Grantor||Date Granted|
|Rising Star||Cincinnati Magazine, Ohio Super Lawyers||2010|
|30 for the Future||Akron Chamber of Commerce||2008|
|Rising Star||Cincinnati Magazine, Ohio Super Lawyers||2007|
|Distinguished Service||Ohio Association for Justice||2007|
|Principal||Hill Hardman Oldfield, LLC||2006 - Present|
|Associate Attorney||Scanlon & Gearinger Co., LPA||2000 - 2005|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|Summit County Association for Justice||President||2010 - Present|
|Ohio Association for Justice||Board of Trustees||2010 - Present|
|American Association for Justice||Member||2000 - Present|
|Ohio Association for Justice||Member||2000 - Present|
|Akron Bar Association||Member||2000 - Present|
|Ohio Association for Justice||Board of Trustees||2007 - 2009|
|Ohio Association for Justice OHIO TRIAL||Chasing Justice: Liability for Injuries Caused by Police Pursuit||2006|
|Ohio Association for Justice OHIO TRIAL||Current & Former Employees: To Call or Not to Call||2001|
|University of Akron||Juris Doctor||2000|
|John Carroll University||Bachelor of Arts||1997|
|Ohio Association for Justice||Robinson v. Bates; Jaques v. Manton||2010|
|Ohio Association for Justice||Robinson v. Bates||2008|
|Ohio Association for Justice||Robinson v. Bates||2007|
|Ohio Association for Justice||Insurance Law||2006|
|National Business Institute||Plaintiff's Personal Injury||2006|
|Ohio State Bar Association||Ethics/Professionalism||2001|
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