Shannon Lawson practices in the firm’s Business Representation & Transactions Group. He focuses his practice in the areas of commercial finance, mergers and acquisitions and business planning.
Prior to law school, Shannon worked several years as an internal auditor for Ashland Inc., where he led an array of financial and operational audits. He also worked as an internal auditor for E. I. du Pont de Nemours & Co., a Fortune 100 company, and was a Corporate Accountant at Wyeth Pharmaceuticals, now a part of Pfizer. Shannon is a Certified Public Accountant (Delaware, 2009) and a Certified Internal Auditor.
Professional and Community Involvement
Greater Cincinnati Minority Counsel Program (GCMCP), Board Member and Secretary
Professional Leadership Network (PLN), Mentoring Committee Member
Black Lawyers Association of Cincinnati (BLAC), Member
Lawn Life, Board Member
Cincinnati Opera Center Stage, Board Associate
Awards & Recognition
YLS Cincinnati Leadership Award, Cincinnati Bar Association, 2019
Cincinnati Chamber of Commerce's C-Change Program, 2015-16
CALI Awards for Excellence in Securities Regulation and Innocence Project
News & Resources
- KMK Law Intellectual Property Blog, 08.23.2017
J.D., University of Kentucky College of Law, 2014
B.S., Delaware State University, 2001, cum laude