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Sheila joined Reed Smith in 2012 as a member of the Records & E-Discovery Group. Her responsibilities include analyzing discovery materials for responsiveness, confidentiality, and privilege; assisting with document production and creation of privilege logs; and other aspects of trial preparation. Her e-discovery experiences include matters involving commercial and anti-trust litigation, regulatory investigations, insurance coverage, and contract disputes. She has worked on matters for clients such as financial institutions, healthcare services providers, and manufacturers.


  • Ohio State University Moritz College of Law, 2007, J.D., The Ohio State Journal of Alternative Dispute Resolution – Managing Editor (2006-07); Pro Bono Research Group – Managing Editor (2006-07)
  • University of California, Davis, 2004, B.A., Political Science and English, with honors, Phi Beta Kappa Honor Society, inducted spring 2004; Phi Alpha Delta Fraternity – Secretary (2003-04)

  • Pennsylvania
  • Ohio

  • U.S. District Court - Northern District of Ohio
  • State Supreme Court - Pennsylvania

Civic Affiliations

  • Volunteer at Animal Friends