Keith A. Ashmus
Panelist, On Small Business

Ashmus is a co-founding partner of Frantz Ward LLP; an entrepreneurial law firm formed in 2000 and recently named one of Ohio’s top 50 law firms. Frantz Ward LLP is dedicated to providing a full range of first-rate legal services on a cost-effective basis. In nine years, the firm has grown from the 14 original partners to more than 60 attorneys; having added partners and associates from several of Ohio’s other major law firms.

Besides his small-business expertise, Ashmus is a past president of the Ohio State Bar Association, was named one of Ohio’s Top 100 lawyers by Cincinnati magazine.

Keith Ashmus of Cleveland, Ohio is immediate past chair of the National Small Business Association (NSBA).

Latest by Keith A. Ashmus

Regulations rival tax cliff among small employers’ biggest concerns

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New law could reduce our health care options

Assuming that we will be able to continue to offer health insurance at all, it is likely that we will reduce the level of covered benefits and increase pay, so that employees can supplement their coverage, if that is what they want for their own families.