February 28, 2014 // Franchising.com // Roetzel & Andress is proud to announce that Sherri L. Dahl has joined the Cleveland office as a partner of the firm. Formerly a principal in the Cleveland office of Squires Sanders, Ms. Dahl's practice focuses on complex corporate and municipal out-of-court restructuring, bankruptcy reorganization, sales and litigation. During the course of her career, she has represented debtors, lenders, creditors' committees and individual creditors in Chapter 7, 9 and 11 matters in bankruptcy and district courts across the United States. She currently represents The Official Committee of Unsecured Creditors in the D&L Energy, Inc. bankruptcy, in Youngstown, Ohio, and for the last 5 years, she represented the holding company for the U.S.'s fourth largest bank failure in 2009. Ms. Dahl has represented clients in matters involving the manufacturing, leasing, selling or distribution of chemicals, steel, plastics, auto parts, pharmaceuticals, insurance, securities, banking and financial services, construction, bedding, private equity, entertainment, intellectual property and real estate.
"We are excited to welcome Sherri to the Cleveland office and to our firm," said Robert B. Casarona, Cleveland's Partner-in-Charge. "Her experience, insight and leadership will ensure that our clients receive the best possible representation."
Ms. Dahl is the recipient of numerous accolades. She is recognized in Chambers USA for Bankruptcy/Restructuring (2013) and has been named among The Best Lawyers in America® (2013-2014). In addition, Ms. Dahl has been selected as an "Ohio Super Lawyer" by Ohio Super Lawyers magazine (2012-2014) and has been named by the same publication as one of the "Top 25 Female Lawyers in Cleveland," one of the "Top 50 Female Lawyers in Ohio," and one of the "Top 50 Cleveland Super Lawyers" (2014).
A thought leader on the issue of women in the legal profession, Ms. Dahl is an active member of several professional organizations, including the Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association (Chair, Women's Section, 2013-2014), the Ohio Women's Bar Association, (Board member, 2013-2014) and the International Women's Insolvency and Restructuring Confederation (N.E. Ohio Chapter, Co-chair, 2013-2014).
A graduate of the Ohio State University Moritz College of Law, Ms. Dahl served as a managing editor of the Ohio State Law Journal. Subsequent to earning her J.D., she served as a law clerk for the Honorable William T. Bodoh of the United States Bankruptcy Court, Northern District of Ohio. Ms. Dahl also has a B.S. in business management from the University of Redlands.
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