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Shaylor R. Steele

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"His counsel extends beyond the law and also considers the business impact and implications of potential actions. He is very skillful at negotiating with opposing counsel with both directness and finesse." - Benesch client, Chambers USA 2018 

Shaylor Steele's primary focus is on helping clients provide fully compliant, affordable and attractive benefit programs for their employees. Shaylor takes a practical, common sense approach to counseling clients, and uses out-of-the-box, creative strategies to help clients navigate complex legal issues without compromising their business objectives. He helps clients resolve disputes involving health and welfare and retirement plans, both at the claim level and through litigation. Shaylor leverages his dispute resolution experience when advising clients on all other benefits matters, to help avoid unnecessary disputes, and to maximize the likelihood of success when unavoidable disputes arise. 

  • EDUCATION

    • Case Western Reserve University School of Law, 2006, J.D.
    • Trinity College, 2002, B.S., Mechanical Engineering and Applied Mathematics
  • BAR AND COURT ADMISSIONS, LICENSES, CERTIFICATES

    • Ohio
    • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Ohio
    • Supreme Court of Ohio
    • American Bar Association
    • Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association
    • Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP) Association
  • MEMBERSHIPS, ASSOCIATIONS, OTHER ACTIVITIES

    • Board Member, Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, Northern Ohio Chapter
    • Member, Worldwide Employee Benefits Network, Cleveland Chapter
    • Leadership Circle, United Way of Greater Cleveland
    • Cabinet Member, GeneratioNext (2006-2009)