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Erin Rhinehart of Faruki Ireland Cox Rhinehart & Dusing, P.L.L. Wins Esteemed President’s Choice Award from Ohio Women’s Bar Association

May 15, 2017; DAYTON, OH—Erin Rhinehart, Partner at Faruki Ireland Cox Rhinehart & Dusing, recently won the Ohio Women’s Bar Association’s esteemed President’s Choice Award. She was presented the award in Columbus at the OWBA 2017 Annual Meeting & Conference last week. Erin is the second attorney at the law firm to win the prestigious award.

The OWBA was formed in 1991 to build a community of lawyers who are interested in the issues that uniquely affect women. The organization’s mission is to promote the leadership, advancement and interests of women attorneys through professional education, networking and the exchange of ideas between its members, local bar associations, business and the community.

Erin was chosen for the President’s Choice Award because of her dedication in driving the organization’s mission forward. Each year, the award is given to an individual whose fortitude and determination has made the organization stronger and who inspires others to strive for more. She was awarded by the outgoing OWBA president for her contribution of support, energy, talent, time and vision.

Erin has been a member of the Ohio Women’s Bar Association for many years and is currently serving in her second year as Trustee for District 2.

About Erin Rhinehart

Erin Rhinehart is a Partner with Faruki Ireland Cox Rhinehart & Dusing P.L.L. Her litigation practice focuses on media and communications law (First Amendment, defamation, privacy, public records, advertising, social media, trademark, and copyright litigation), breach of contract and tortious interference, class action defense, and environmental matters. Erin has significant trial experience in federal and state courts across the country. She has first-chair jury trial experience, and has argued before various appellate courts in Ohio.

Erin has been repeatedly recognized as an Ohio Super Lawyers Rising Star, a peer-based review of the top two and one-half percent of Ohio lawyers 40 years old or younger or in practice for 10 years or less; and selected for the 2016 edition of the inaugural Benchmark Litigation Under 40 Hot List, a list of the nation's top litigation partners 40 years of age and younger. She is an active member of the American Bar Association, Federal Bar Association, Ohio State Bar Association, Ohio Women's Bar Association and the Dayton Bar Association, and has held various leadership positions within these organizations. Currently, Erin serves as the 2016-2017 Chair of the Ohio State Bar Association Media Law Committee, and is a member of the Ohio State Bar Association Content Advisory Board, and Law360 Media & Entertainment Law Editorial Board. She is also a Fellow of the Ohio State Bar Foundation and American Bar Foundation. Erin has been recognized by the Dayton Business Journal as one of Dayton's 40 Under 40 honorees and is a 2012 graduate of the Leadership Dayton program.

Learn more about the Ohio Women’s Bar Association and the President’s Choice Award here. To learn more about Erin Rhinehart and Faruki Ireland Cox Rhinehart & Dusing, visit

About Faruki Ireland Cox Rhinehart & Dusing P.L.L.

Faruki Ireland Cox Rhinehart & Dusing P.L.L. ( is a litigation firm with offices in Dayton, Cincinnati and Covington that handles complex disputes, including intellectual property, class actions, competition-based litigation, employment, antitrust, privacy, commercial litigation, arbitration and white-collar litigation. You can find Faruki+ on LinkedIn and Twitter at @FarukiMediaLaw and @FarukiPrivacy.