Stephen L. Byron Appointed as North Perry Village Solicitor

On February 6th, 2020 Singerman, Mills, Desberg & Kauntz Co., L.P.A. was retained by North Perry Village in Lake County, Ohio, with Stephen L. Byron serving as the Village Solicitor and Laura T. Pizmoht serving as the Assistant Village Solicitor. Mr. Byron is a Principal of Singerman, Mills, Desberg & Kauntz Co., L.P.A. where he […]

Thomas A. FitzSimmons Joins SMDK

Singerman, Mills, Desberg & Kauntz Co., L.P.A. is pleased to announce that Thomas A. FitzSimmons has joined the firm as Of Counsel.  Mr. FitzSimmons has extensive experience as an attorney and business executive for multiple real estate developers, law firms and an Ohio home rule “Mega Township”.  His practice focuses on all aspects of retail […]

Ronald J. Teplitzky Named President of Singerman, Mills, Desberg & Kauntz Co., L.P.A.

Ron Teplitzky has been named President of Singerman, Mills, Desberg & Kauntz Co., L.P.A. (SMDK) to succeed Paul Singerman, who helped found the Firm in 2001 and served as President since then. Mr. Singerman will now become Chairman. Ron Teplitzky, who has been practicing law for more than 30 years, has been with SMDK since […]

Congratulations to all of SMDK’s Lawyers Recognized in the 2020 edition of The Best Lawyers in America

Singerman, Mills, Desberg & Kauntz Co., L.P.A. would like to congratulate Paul Singerman, Gary Desberg, Ronald Teplitzky, Evan Hirsch, and Troy Brown on being included in the 2020 edition of The Best Lawyers in America©. Founded in 1983, The Best Lawyers™, has grown into one of the most respected publications in the legal profession. Candidacy for the publication is based […]

Abbie R. Pappas Joins SMDK

Singerman, Mills, Desberg & Kauntz Co., L.P.A. is pleased to announce that Abbie R. Pappas has joined the firm as an associate attorney. Prior to joining the firm, Ms. Pappas was an associate at the New York, New York firms of McDermott Will & Emery LLP and Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler LLP. She has […]

SMDK Welcomes Laura T. Pizmoht

Singerman, Mills, Desberg & Kauntz Co., L.P.A. is pleased to announce that Laura T. Pizmoht has joined the firm as an associate attorney. Prior to joining the firm, Ms. Pizmoht was tax counsel at The Sherwin-Williams Company and an adjunct professor of taxation at Case Western Reserve School of Law. She primarily practices in the […]

Paul Singerman Named “2019 Lawyer of the Year in Cleveland” in Real Estate Law by Best Lawyers

Paul Singerman has been honored by The Best Lawyers in America©  as the 2019 Real Estate “Lawyer of the Year” in Cleveland. Paul has been recognized by The Best Lawyers™, the peer-reviewed publication, every year since 2007. This year Paul has received the “Lawyer of the Year” distinction for Cleveland real estate lawyers. Paul is honored to […]

Congratulations to all of SMDK’s 2019 Best Lawyers

Singerman, Mills, Desberg & Kauntz Co., L.P.A. would like to congratulate Paul Singerman, Gary Desberg, Ronald Teplitzky, Evan Hirsch, and Troy Brown on being included in the 2019 edition of The Best Lawyers in America©. Founded in 1983, The Best Lawyers™, has grown into one of the most respected publications in the legal profession. Candidacy […]

SMDK Welcomes Stanley T. Jaros

Singerman, Mills, Desberg & Kauntz Co., L.P.A. is pleased to announce that Stanley T. Jaros has joined the firm as Of Counsel. Prior to joining the Firm, Stanley was a partner with Gruber, Moriarty, Fricke & Jaros and with Moriarty & Jaros P.L.L. Stanley will practice in the Firm’s commercial lending, real estate, business organization and […]

SMDK Welcomes Stephen L. Byron

Singerman, Mills, Desberg & Kauntz Co., L.P.A. is pleased to announce that Stephen L. Byron has joined the Firm as a Principal. Prior to joining the Firm, Steve was a Partner at Walter Haverfield and is currently the Law Director for Orange Village, Pepper Pike, Hunting Valley, and Waite Hill, and serves as the Acting […]