A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS

  • Ohio State Bar Association
  • Dayton Bar Association
  • National Health Lawyers Association
  • Ohio Association of Civil Trial Attorneys

EDUCATION

  • University of Dayton School of Law, J.D. (cum laude), 1982 (Associate Editor on the Law Review)
  • State University of New York at Potsdam, B.A. Psychology (cum laude), 1979

BAR ADMISSION

  • Ohio
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of Ohio
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Sixth Circuit
  • U.S. Supreme Court

Wayne Waite

2299wayneWayne has 34 years of experience. Throughout his career he has focused his practice on business, professional liability and employment matters. As corporate counsel for a teaching hospital, he was called upon to provide advice to the executive leadership team and board of directors. For the past 20 years, he has practiced as a trial lawyer litigating medical malpractice, commercial, long term care and employment cases. In addition to his Court work, he practices before the Ohio State Medical and Nursing Boards.

As an instrument-rated pilot, Wayne also has an interest in aviation law and represents fixed-base operators. He is also panel counsel for the Aircraft Owners & Pilots Association. For the past 25 years, Wayne has provided volunteer services for not-for-profit organizations providing humanitarian services in both Central America and Africa. He is licensed to practice in all Ohio state courts, including federal courts in the Southern District of Ohio, the federal Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals and the United States Supreme Court.

Wayne is involved in a small group ministry at the First Church of Christ in Xenia. Wayne also serves as President of Shoulder to Shoulder, Inc., a charitable organization that provides medical relief and aid in Honduras. Wayne met his wife while he was a student in Sweden and speaks fluent Swedish.

In his spare time, he enjoys golfing, hunting, fishing, trapshooting, and spending time with his wife, son, and grandson. Wayne also plays guitar and sings.

Email: wwaite@poling-law.com
Office: (937) 402-2600