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Columbus, OH (July 1, 2013) – Attorney Alan
J. Lehenbauer of Swanton
has been elected to serve a three-year term as District 3 representative on the
Board of Governors of the Ohio State Bar Association (OSBA). District 3
includes 492 attorneys who reside or practice in Defiance, Fulton, Hancock,
Henry, Paulding, Putnam, Van Wert, Williams, and Wood counties.
was elected to his new post by area lawyers at an OSBA district meeting several
months ago. He succeeds retiring District 3 representative, James K. Weaner of Defiance, whose
term concluded June 30. The 21-member Board of Governors meets monthly to
manage the Association’s business affairs, set policy, review pending
legislation and conduct other business on behalf of the 25,000 Ohio lawyers who
are OSBA members.
Lehenbauer earned both his
undergraduate degree and his law degree from the University of Toledo. As a
member of the The McQuades Co., LPA, his general practice includes matters
involving personal injury, estate planning and criminal law. Lehenbauer is a former president of the Fulton
County Bar Association who enjoys “anything outdoors,” and, in particular,
skiing and bicycling.
State Bar Association, founded in 1880, is a voluntary association representing
approximately 25,000 members of the bench and bar of Ohio as well as nearly
4,000 legal assistants and law students. Through its activities and the
activities of its related organizations, the OSBA serves both its members and
the public by promoting the highest standards in the practice of law and the
administration of justice.