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Elizabeth M. Bux

Areas of Practice Taxation, Business Law, Civil Litigation, Real Estate, Estate Planning and Probate
University of Notre Dame, J.D. 2010
Ohio State University, Bachelor of Arts in Economics and Political Science 2007
Bar Admissions
All Ohio Courts
All Florida Courts
All North Carolina Courts (currently inactive)
U.S. Tax Court
Representative Experience

Formerly with IRS Chief Counsel
Litigator in U.S. Tax Court
Staff Attorney dealing with abusive transactions and international taxation

Community Affiliations

Children's Center of Medina County
       Board Member
Medina County Economic Development Corporation
       Education Committee Member
Leadership Medina County, Class of 2015
Project LEARN, volunteer
Medina County Young Professionals Association,                         Former Board Member

Professional Affiliations

Ohio State Bar Association
Florida Bar Association
Medina County Bar Association, Probate Committee

Biography        Elizabeth M. Bux is a partner with the firm.  She is a licensed attorney in the states of Ohio and Florida and in the U.S. Tax Court.  She has been a member of the North Carolina Bar since 2010, but is currently inactive.
        Elizabeth was born and raised in Medina, Ohio.  She earned bachelor degrees, magna cum laude, in Economics and Political Science with a minor in Music from the Ohio State University in 2007.  During her time at Ohio State, Elizabeth was active in many organizations, including a tenure as a baritone player in the OSU marching band.
        Elizabeth earned her JD from the University of Notre Dame, magna cum laude, in 2010.  Elizabeth was a member of the Notre Dame Law Review and had a note published in the Fall of 2009.  Upon graduating, she passed the North Carolina bar exam and began working as a trial attorney for the IRS Chief Counsel in Greensboro, North Carolina.  In 2012, Elizabeth transferred to the IRS Chief Counsel headquarters office in Washington, D.C., where she worked as a staff attorney dealing with abusive transactions and international tax matters.
        Elizabeth joined Williams and Batchelder in April 2013, and became a partner in January 2017.  
Jeffrey L. Bramley
Jeffrey L. Bramley
Of Counsel

Areas of Practice Civil litigation, including insurance defense, motor vehicle accident. Business law, including LLC's, corporations, partnerships, debt collection. Estate planning, including wills, powers of attorney, living wills, trusts, and probate administration.
Medina Sr. High School (1974)
Miami University (1978, finance and economics)
University of Akron, School of Law (J.D., 1981)
Bar Admissions
Ohio (1981)
U.S. District Court, Northern District of Ohio (1982)
U.S. District Court, Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals (1994)
Medina County Bar Association (1981 – present; President, 1989)
Honors and Awards
Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review Rating BV® Distinguished
Community Affiliations Medina County Law Librarian (1983 - present)
Windfall Industries Non-Profit Corporation (Director, 2001 – present; President, 2007 – 2008)
Zion Evangelical Lutheran Church (Deacon)
Buckeye Youth Baseball
YMCA (Indian Guides)
University of Akron, School of Law Trial Advocacy Volunteer
USTA (tennis, member and team captain)
Robert J. Bux
Robert J. Bux
Areas of Practice
Estate planning and probate administration in Ohio and Florida, business law, civil litigation
University of Cincinnati, J.D., 1978
Ohio State University, M.S. Mechanical Engineering, 1973
Ohio State University, B.S. Mechanical Engineering, 1971
Certifications Specialist in Estate Planning, Trust and Probate Law, Ohio State Bar Association
Bar Admissions All Ohio Courts, all Florida Courts, U.S. District Court - Northern District of Ohio, U.S. Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals, U.S. Supreme Court
Honors and Awards Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review Rating AV Preeminent™
Representative Experience •  Counsel to numerous businesses regarding formation, sales, contracts, employment

•  Counsel to numerous insurance agencies regarding sales,
   buy/sells, employment contracts, covenants

•  Successfully litigated dozens of civil jury trials

•  Successfully litgated will contest and trust challenge probate jury trials

•  Probated more than 100 estates in Ohio and Florida

Community Affiliations •  Huntington National Bank Community Board of Directors

•  Medina Hospital Board of Directors

•  Leadership Medina County

•  Medina General Hospital Foundation, retired chairman of the board

•  Medina Community Band, 25 years drummer

•  Ohio State University Alumni Marching Band

Professional Affiliations •  Ohio State Bar Assoc., probate law section

•  Florida Bar Assoc., probate law section

•  Medina County Bar Assoc., probate law committee

•  Northern Ohio U.S. District Court Magistrate Selection Committee

•  Medina County Common Pleas Court Mediation Committee

Summary Robert J. Bux is a partner in the firm.

Robert was born and raised in Wadsworth, Ohio, graduating from Wadsworth High School in 1967.  He earned a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering degree from The Ohio State University in 1971 and a Master of Science degree in 1973.  While at Ohio State, he played for five years as a snare drummer in the OSU Marching Band.  After graduation, he worked as a design and project engineer for three years.

Robert left engineering in 1975 to attend law school at the University of Cincinnati, being awarded the Katsanis Memorial Scholarship, and graduating in 1978.  Upon graduating, he passed the Ohio bar exam, and joined the Medina law firm of Williams and Batchelder, being mentored by William G. Batchelder, Jr.  In 1984, Robert became a partner of the firm and was admitted to practice in Florida.  He represents numerous individual and entity clients in Ohio and Florida in matters of probate and estate planning, business planning, and civil litigation.
C. Nevada Johnson Jr.
C. Nevada Johnson
Areas of Practice
Estate Planning, wills, trusts, estate and trust administration, commercial and residential real estate transactions, general business and corporate practice, formation of partnerships, corporations, and limited liability companies.
Kenyon College (B.A., 1960)
Ohio Northern University (J.D., 1963)
Bar Admissions
U.S. District Court, Northern District of Ohio
Honors and Awards
Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review Rating AV® Preeminent
Community Affiliations
Member, York Township Zoning Commission
Past Chairman, Medina County Chapter of the American Red Cross
Member, York Township Historical Society
Member, St. Paul's Episcopal Church
Director, Medina General Hospital (20 plus years)
Director, Medina County Law Library Association (30 plus years)
Professional Affiliations
Member Medina County Bar Association
Member Ohio State Bar Association
Military Experience
Captain, U.S. Army JAGC (1964 – 1967)
William B. Young
William B. Young
Areas of Practice
As an attorney practicing law in Medina for over thirty years, Bill has represented clients in all aspects of probate and estate planning, including wills, trusts, powers of attorney, tax planning, and administration of trusts and decedents’ estates. Bill’s services also include representing clients in all aspects of civil litigation and in commercial and residential real estate transactions. Bill also represents individuals and families in all aspects of small business affairs.

Manchester College, IN (B.A., 1975)
University of Cincinnati (J.D., 1978)

Bar Admissions Ohio
U.S. District Court, Northern District of Ohio
U.S. Supreme Court

Honors and Awards
Order of Barristers
Editor - Moot Court

Representative Experience Handles estates and estate tax returns for modest to multi-million dollar estates
Frequently receives appointment by Probate Court to administer disputed estates or to mediate estate disputes
Regularly involved in problem solving for family disputes/litigation involving elderly clients, their assets and family
Has been litigation counsel in numerous complex litigations for private and industry clients
Handles all aspects of real estate transactions including sales by residential real estate owners, including private financing, commercial transactions, leases, and land contracts
Frequently advises clients in all aspects of small business matters, including corporations, limited liability companies (LLC’s), and partnerships

Other Professional Experience Represented the City of Medina and the Village of Seville as Law Director
Community Affiliations Member of Kiwanis Club of Medina - past president, Legion of Honor and Hall of Fame
Board Member, volunteer and past president of Hospice of Medina County
Member of Medina United Methodist Church
Former licensed high school basketball official

Professional Affiliations Charter member and twice served as president of the Medina County Estate Planning Council
Member Medina County Bar Association - Chair of Civil Division
Member Ohio State Bar Association

Executive Officer - Board of Pensions of the East Ohio Conference of the United Methodist Church
Elizabeth M. Bux