Stephanie Dutchess Trudeau Named 2019 BTI Client Service All-Star

Ulmer Partner Stephanie Dutchess Trudeau has been named to BTI Consulting Group’s Client Service All-Stars 2019, a list of top-tier attorneys identified for delivering the absolute best client service. The All-Stars represent the epitome of client service and demonstrate an unrelenting pursuit to find what best fulfills clients’ needs.

In-house counsel and clients specifically identify attorneys named to the All-Stars list as those who stand out among their peers for their superior client focus, unmatched client experience, deep understanding of their businesses, unparalleled legal skills, and innovative thought leadership. All-Stars differentiate themselves by taking these characteristics a step further than others and are unwavering in their dedication to clients.

“We are very proud that clients recognize Stephanie’s incredible talent in employment and labor litigation and her dedication to providing superior client service,” said Scott P. Kadish, Managing Partner. “Stephanie’s devotion to her clients is a great example of how we at Ulmer strive to understand our clients’ businesses, provide meaningful solutions, and deliver outstanding results.”

Trudeau is an experienced trial lawyer with a winning record in jury trials and arbitrations, and is a Board Certified Specialist in employment and labor law. She prosecutes and defends trade secrets and non-compete cases, and provides legal advice across the spectrum of employment law, including issues of termination, severance pay, executive compensation, wage and hour compliance, social media, medical marijuana, arbitration, discrimination, harassment, retaliation, whistleblower, leaves of absence, and all wrongful discharge theories.

Recognized for her talent, Trudeau has been named as one of the Top 25 Women Attorneys in Cleveland by Ohio Super Lawyers and to The Best Lawyers in America©. She currently serves as President of the Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Foundation (CMBF) and as a CMBF Fellow and Trustee. She is also a Fellow of the Trial Lawyer Honorary Society of Litigation Counsel of America, and she previously served as Chair of the Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association’s Labor and Employment Law Section.

Now in its 18th year of publication, the BTI Client Service All-Stars list is the gold standard used by corporate counsel and law firms alike to identify attorneys providing the highest levels of client service. The rankings are based solely on in-depth telephone interviews with leading legal decision makers, and the research is independent and unbiased, with no law firm or attorney influencing the results or submitting nominations. Clients have the only and final say in singling out All-Star attorneys for their unmatched client service delivery.