Tad has focused extensively on Domestic Relations matters. In this role, Tad has counseled clients through high asset divorce cases, domestic custody and visitation matters, out-of-state and foreign custody disputes, and has successfully both brought and defended contempt actions and civil protection orders. Tad has handled both high asset divorce cases from the inception to completion at trial, and has also successfully minimized court involvement for his clients through negotiating advantageous settlements.
Along with developing his Domestic Relations practice, Tad has also gained considerable experience as a trial lawyer in criminal and traffic matters. Tad is experienced in negotiating desirable plea deals and has successfully worked with prosecutors throughout northeast Ohio to reach mutually beneficial results without going to trial. In addition, Tad is no stranger to jury trials and has successfully received not guilty verdicts for clients in complicated situations. Tad has handled advanced felony cases for felonious assaults, theft, trafficking in narcotics and various weapons charges. Additionally, Tad has become a regular at the Stow Municipal Court, representing clients on matters of DUI/OVI charges, traffic offenses, and domestic violence matters. For matters Tad has been unable to have dismissed, he has successfully sealed the record of every client who has applied for a record expungement, by ensuring the client presents a thorough and strong case.