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.

  • Practice Areas  

  • Education  

    University of Toledo, J.D., cum laude, 1978

    Mount Union College, B.A., magna cum laude, 1975

  • Bar Admissions  

    Ohio, 1978

    U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Ohio, 1978

    U.S. Court of Appeals, Sixth Circuit, 1990

  • Professional Associations  

    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

  • Community Involvement  

    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

  • Accomplishments  

    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

  • News  

Contact Tim

Office Toledo, Ohio  Email tkrugh@rcolaw.com
P 419-249-7900
Assistant Lynne Haney  Email lhaney@rcolaw.com
P 419-249-7900
  • Get to Know Timothy 

    My hobbies and interests include community service, skiing, golf, wilderness canoe trips, fishing, and gardening.


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