Carter Strang and Brandon Cox to Receive C|M|LAW Honors
Tucker Ellis LLP is proud to announce that partner Carter Strang and counsel Brandon Cox will be honored at the Cleveland-Marshall College of Law (C|M|LAW) Hall of Fame Celebration on October 25, 2019.
Strang, a 1984 graduate of C|M|LAW, will be inducted into the C|M|LAW Hall of Fame in recognition of his contributions to the success and reputation of C|M|LAW. Strang focuses his practice on mass tort, environmental, and products liability litigation. He is a Cleveland-Marshall Leader-in-Residence and a member of its Visiting Committee. In honor of his former C|M|LAW criminal law professor, Strang created the Professor Joel J. Finer Award for student excellence in criminal procedure. Strang is a Cleveland-Marshall Alumni Association Honorary Trustee and a recipient of its Alumnus of the Year Award. He is also the recipient of the CMBA Justice for All Volunteer of the Year Award, the Kent State University Distinguished Alumni Award, and the Federal Bar Association Elaine “Boots” Fisher Award. He is a past president of both the Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association and the Federal Bar Association Northern District of Ohio. Strang created two award-winning pipeline programs to increase diversity and inclusion in the legal profession.
Cox, a 2012 graduate, will be honored as the 2019 C|M|LAW Leader on the Rise. The award is given each year to an outstanding C|M|LAW alum who has graduated within the past 10 years. Cox focuses his practice on the representation of pharmaceutical and medical device manufacturers in mass tort and individual cases pending in state and federal venues throughout the United States. He is actively involved with the Tucker Ellis pro bono program, representing economically disadvantaged clients with housing and probate disputes. He is a member of the firm’s Equity & Inclusion Committee, and serves as editor of the firm’s newsletter, Diversity Matters.
Read the C|M|LAW press release here.