Molly R. Gwin

Molly R. Gwin

P: 614.221.2121 | F: 614.365.9516

Assistant Lisé LaBair 614.220.5102
about MollyX+X+

Molly is a senior associate with experience representing public and private clients on employment, land use, and general litigation matters. She enjoys assisting her clients and providing guidance and support throughout the litigation process and helping businesses grow.

Her primary practice area is defending employers and political subdivisions from Title VII, ADA, ADEA, and related state law claims. She has also successfully conducted investigations into allegations of employee wrongdoing and harassment.

education & admissionsX+


  • The Ohio State University Moritz College of Law, J.D., cum laude, 2011
  • Miami University, B.A., English Literature, Mass Communication, cum laude, 2008

Bar & Court Admissions

  • Ohio, 2011
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Sixth Circuit
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of Ohio, 2012
  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of Ohio, 2015
articles & presentationsX+

articles & presentations


  • R.C. 4722 Updates and Ohio Right to Cure, Ohio State Bar Association, October 2017
  • “Spoliation of Evidence,” Industrial Parkway Association, February 2015
  • “Conducting a Debtor's Exam,” Ohio State Bar Association, October 2012
  • “Change in Ohio Law regarding Home Construction Service Suppliers,” Building Industry Association, annually
professional & community activitiesX+

professional & community activities


  • Ohio State Bar Association
  • Columbus Bar Association
  • Glass Axis, Board Member
  • Tri-Village Sertoma, Member


Akakpo v. Ashland County Board of Developmental Disabilities
Date: November 17, 2016
Outcome: Finding of no probable cause by Ohio Civil Rights Commission upon submitting Respondent’s position statement.

Rice v. Central Ohio Youth Center, et al., Case No. 2:14-cv-01169
Practice area: Labor & Employment/Public Law
Date: August 17, 2016
Outcome: Summary judgment granted for all clients.

Huffstetler v. Opperman, et al., Case No. 14CIH162
Practice area: Labor & Employment/Public Law
Date: July 18, 2016
Outcome: Summary judgment granted for all defendants.

Parr v. Hardin County Sheriff, Case No. CVF 1600038
Date: September 21, 2016
Outcome: Summary judgment granted.


  • Ohio Super Lawyers® Risings Stars, 2017-2018