Last month, the Ohio Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers President's Annual Superstar Seminar was held at the Historic Ohio Statehouse following the election of Attorney Jon Saia as OACDL President. Among the urgent topics discussed at the seminar was the return of the death penalty to Ohio.
The Law Offices of Saia & Piatt, Inc. is proud to announce that Attorney Jon Saia has been elected President of the Ohio Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (OACDL). Attorney Saia will now steward the organization's mission to further the integrity of Ohio's criminal justice system over his one-year term.
Founding Attorney Jon Saia recently appeared on the Whiskey Business podcast with Dino Tripodis. In the episode, titled "Your Best Shot At Avoiding A DUI," Attorney Saia and Dino discuss a wide range of DUI topics including what to do when you are pulled over for suspected drunk driving and whether or not you should submit to a breathalyzer test.
Defense attorneys and criminal justice advocates are calling for a more thorough review of forensic scientist G. Michele Yezzo's work. Yezzo, who worked for a state crime lab, is now facing accusations of bias and manipulation-allegations that, if proven true, could reverse countless criminal convictions.
The Law Offices of Saia & Piatt, Inc. is proud to announce that our firm has been included in the 2017 "Best Law Firms" list published by U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers. This selection marks our second consecutive year on the national industry list.