Our Team In The News
August 4, 2020
OSBA Council of Delegates Annual Meeting
John P. Thomas, a member of the OSBA Council of Delegates from District 12, attended the Virtual 2020 OSBA Annual Meeting on July 24, 2020. The Council of Delegates is the OSBA’s own “house of representatives,” with 133 members, proportionally representing each OSBA district around the state.
May 22, 2020
John P. Thomas Elected President of Lake County Council on Aging
The Lake County Council on Aging Board of Directors recently elected John P. Thomas as President effective May 21, 2020 for a two-year term 2020-2022.
April 28, 2020
Andrew J. Santoli Wins Judicial Primary
June 11, 2020
Senior Resource Panel
March 21, 2020
March for Meals Event
Schraff Thomas Law is a proud sponsor of The Lake County Council on Aging “March for Meals” event. The fundraising event is scheduled for Saturday, March 21st at the Great Lakes Mall in Mentor at 8:30am. Click here for more information.
March 13, 2020
Pat Schraff and Lindsay Jones presenting at the Elder Law Special Needs Planning & Practice Management seminar
Lindsay C. Jones will be presenting at the Ohio State Bar Association’s Elder Law Institute on March 12, 2020. This panel discussion will focus on Stakeholder Liaison interaction with the Ohio Department of Medicaid, and includes as panel members Attorney Ronda J. Cress (Senior Legal Counsel with ODM), and Rachel Hopmoen (Section Chief, Eligibility Policy with ODM).
Patricia J. Schraff will be presenting at the Ohio State Bar Association’s Elder Law Institute on March 13, 2020, regarding the topic of Protecting Baseline Residents’ Rights. This timely topic will include important information on the impact of COVID-19 for nursing facility residents and their families.
Click here for more information about the 2-day seminar in Columbus, Ohio.
February 20, 2020
Winter Break Event
The Lake County Council on Aging is hosting their annual "Winter Break Event" to support March for Meals on February 20, 2020 at Pastina Rustic Italian Kitchen in Mentor. John Thomas is Vice President of the Board of the LCCOA and on the committee planning the event. Click here for more information.
January 13, 2020
New Schraff Thomas Law Associate
Schraff Thomas Law, LLC is pleased to announce the addition of Tara M. Pavlovcak as an Associate who will work in the areas of estate planning, estate administration, and guardianships.
December 6, 2019
Strongsville Chamber of Commerce Holiday Scholarship Dance
Schraff Thomas Law, LLC proudly sponsored a table at the Strongsville Chamber of Commerce Scholarship Dance on December 6, 2019. Last year, the Chamber awarded 20 scholarships and made donations to area organizations.
November 15, 2019
John P. Thomas will be speaking at the St. Joseph Parish Will & Estate Seminar.
John P. Thomas will be speaking at the St. Joseph Parish Will & Estate Seminar on Tuesday, November 19, 2019 from 7:00-8:00pm in Strongsville, Ohio.
September 16, 2019
Patricia J. Schraff answers the question: "How Do I Set Up A Trust For My Special Needs Family Member In Ohio?"
September 3, 2019
John Thomas speaks at Retirement 101 Seminar
John Thomas will be speaking at a Seminar entitled Retirement 101 on October 2nd and 3rd at Grand River Cellars, 5750 S. Madison Rd., Madison, OH 44057.
August 11, 2019
Lindsay C. Jones, Ohio NAELA Chapter Member of the Year 2019
It is our pleasure to announce that Lindsay C. Jones has been chosen as the Ohio NAELA Chapter Member of the Year award, for 2019. This is the first year that this honor has been awarded in Ohio, and that decision was based on several factors - including leadership, character, and a dedication to advocacy efforts (at both the state and federal level). Congratulations!