January 1, 2015 – Offutt Nord Burchett, PLLC is pleased to announce that Ryan Q. Ashworth has become a member of the firm, effective January 1, 2015. This joinder is in recognition of his many contributions to the firm and his devotion and loyalty to our clients. Ryan received his Juris Doctorate Degree with Distinction from Ohio Northern University College of Law in 2006, where he served as Editor of the school’s Law Review, and received several recognitions including induction into the Willis Society (Top 10%) and Phi Kappa Phi National Honor Society. During Ryan’s initial career as a young lawyer he has been recognized by his peers as a “Rising Star” in the West Virginia SuperLawyers periodical, which is a distinguished rating service of outstanding lawyers who have attained a high-degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. Ryan is licensed in both the states of Ohio and West Virginia and his practice is concentrated in the areas of Civil Litigation, Medical Malpractice, Insurance Defense, Police Professional and Law Enforcement Liability, Personal Injury and Appellate Proceedings. Ryan Ashworth’s joinder to the membership of the firm will insure the continued success of the firm for many years to come.