Our Services

Employment Law

We represent individual employees and groups of employees in a variety of statutory, common law, constitutional and contractual claims arising out of their employment.  Representation occurs in a myriad of administrative agencies and before state and federal courts.   Legal issues pursued by our firm include:

Family and Medical Leave Act Fair Labor Standards Act
Civil Rights and Discrimination Wrongful Termination
Civil Service Whistleblower Claims
W.A.R.N. Act Public Employee Free Speech
Employment Contracts Professional License Suspension/Revocation
Severance Agreements Employee Benefits
Merit Systems Protection Board State Personnel Board of Review


Personal Injury and Wrongful Death

Hunter, Carnahan, Shoub, Byard & Harshman provides skilled legal services to individual clients and their families in the field of personal injury and wrongful death. We handle cases in both state and federal courts throughout the central and southern districts of Ohio. We have represented clients in a variety of circumstances including:

Boating Accidents Automobile Accidents
Bicycle Accidents Motorcycle Accidents


Union Labor Law

Hunter, Carnahan, Shoub, Byard & Harshman represents unions and associations in the public and private sectors in a variety of crafts, industries and professions. We represent unions that are subject to a variety of state and federal labor laws, including the National Labor Relations Act, the Ohio Public Employee Collective Bargaining Act, the federal employee Civil Service Reform Act and the Railway Labor Act.  Our clients operate in construction, health care, social services, public safety, education, entertainment, transportation, communications, manufacturing and public service.  Unions for which the firm provides services include, but are not limited to:

FOP, Capital City Lodge No. 9 SEIU, District 1199 OH/WV/KY
IAFF Locals (including 2507, 300, 3498 and 291) Ohio Education Association
CWA International Union Ohio and Vicinity Regional Council of Carpenters
Columbus Federation of Musicians SEIU Local 1 (Janitors for Justice)