Tim has extensive experience in the areas of healthcare, trial and appellate litigation, and medical malpractice defense. He has authored numerous publications and lectured extensively on healthcare and medical liability issues.
Tim received his Juris Doctor degree (with honors) from the University of Toledo College of Law and his undergraduate degree (with high honors) from Mount Union College. He joined Robison, Curphey & O’Connell in 1978.
University of Toledo, J.D., cum laude, 1978
Mount Union College, B.A., magna cum laude, 1975
U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Ohio, 1978
U.S. Court of Appeals, Sixth Circuit, 1990
Lake Local Schools Board of Education, President
Main Street Church
National Executive Leadership Team of United Brethren Church
Former President and Board Member of Crisis Pregnancy Center of Toledo
Society of Ohio Healthcare Attorneys, President, 2006, 2007
Ohio Hospital Association Task Force on Tort Reform, 1995-2000
American Health Lawyers Association
Society of Ohio Healthcare Attorneys
Christian Legal Society
Top Rated Lawyer in Medical Malpractice Law by Martindale-Hubbell and American Lawyer Media (2014)
Ohio Super Lawyer – Medical Malpractice (2007, 2009)
Who’s Who in Toledo Area Law – Medical Liability Defense, Hospital Self-Insurance, General Litigation, Toledo Business Journal (2009-2013)
Co-Captain of 1974 Mount Union College Purple Raiders Football Team
My hobbies and interests include community service, skiing, golf, wilderness canoe trips, fishing, and gardening.