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By maintaining a singular focus on the outcomes desired by our clients, the professionals at POLING are driven to achieve excellence in all we do.

Unanimous Defense Verdict!

We are pleased to announce a unanimous defense verdict in a catastrophic injury case involving allegations of medical malpractice.  Attorneys Frederick A. Sewards and Patrick F. Smith defended a pulmonologist who was asked to evaluate a patient with a permanent tracheostomy who was experiencing respiratory distress. The patient had been involved in a car accident

Defense Verdict!

We are pleased to announce a defense verdict in a sickle cell anemia/sickle cell crisis alleged wrongful death case for Frederick Sewards following a seven-day jury trial in Columbus, Ohio.  Mr. Sewards represented a hematologist and hematology certified nurse practitioner who were treating a hospitalized patient for sickle cell crisis.  Plaintiff claimed that the medical

Another win!

We are pleased to announce a unanimous defense verdict in a Fentanyl overdose case for Brant Poling and Sabrina Sellers following a two week jury trial in Columbus, Ohio. The pair defended a family medicine physician who had a 20-year relationship with his patient and was treating her chronic pain with Fentanyl after exhausting numerous

Our Team Wins 3 Times!!!

Pat Adkinson, Fred Sewards, Pat Smith, and Brant Poling have garnered 3 defense verdicts in the last 60 days.  Our team successfully defended a shoulder dystocia case, a birth trauma case, and a retained surgical instrument case.  The opposing counsel in these combined cases asked the juries to award approximately $60 Million in damages.  We

2019 Ohio Super Lawyers & Rising Star

Congratulations to 2019 Ohio Super Lawyers: Brant Poling, Frederick Sewards, Patrick Smith, Patrick Adkinson, and Christopher Johnson. Congratulations to 2019 Ohio Super Lawyer Rising Star: Sabrina Sellers.

The Best Lawyers in America 2019 Announced!

Poling is excited to announce two of our attorneys are recognized in The Best Lawyers in America (2019 Edition): Insurance Law, Dayton, OH – Christopher F. Johnson Personal Injury Litigation – Defendants, Dayton, OH – Christopher F. Johnson Medical Malpractice Law – Defendants, Columbus, OH – Patrick F. Smith

Congratulations to Attorney Patrick Smith

Poling would like to congratulate Attorney Patrick Smith on having been selected by his peers for recognition in the 25th Edition of The Best Lawyers in America© for his work in Medical Malpractice Law – Defendants. Congratulations to Attorney Patrick Smith!