Webster M. Lonas
Webster M. Lonas is a graduate of Denison University, B. A. in economics
and University of Akron, College of Law, J. D. He brings to the firm over
40 years of experience in workers' compensation law. In 1993, Attorneys
Lonas and McGonegal founded the firm and, since then, have been joined
by A. James Tsangeos and Steven A. Struhar as partners. Mr. Lonas has
testified on workers' compensation legislation before the Ohio State
Legislature. He has argued cases before the Ohio Supreme Court, Ohio appellate
courts and jury trials in numerous county common pleas courts. Over the
years, as a practicing attorney, he has been engaged in probate, personal
injury, social security, real estate and family law but his main emphasis
has been in the field of workers' compensation. He has been certified
as a specialist in workers' compensation by the Ohio State Bar Association.
He has held memberships in the American Bar Association, Ohio State Bar
Association (sustaining member), Stark County Bar Association, Tuscarawas
County Bar Association, Ohio Association for Justice (formerly Ohio Academy
of Trial Lawyers) and Stark County Association for Justice (formerly Stark
County Academy of Trial Lawyers). Presently he serves as "Of Counsel"
for the firm.