Stephanie Hand-Cannane
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  • University of Akron School of Law (J.D., 2013)
  • Kent State University (B.A., Communications, 2010)


Bar Admissions
  • Ohio


  • Who’s Who in American Law
  • Member of the Year, The Junior League of Stark County, Ohio, Inc.
  • The Best Lawyers in America® (Commercial Litigation), 2022–2023
  • Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch (Commercial Litigation), 2021
  • Ohio Super Lawyers “Rising Stars” (Business Litigation, Business/Corporate, Civil Litigation, Franchise/Dealership, Real Estate), 2021-2022



  • Ohio State Bar Association: Corporate Counsel, Litigation, Women in Law, and Young Lawyers Sections
  • Ohio Association of Civil Trial Attorneys, Member
  • Ohio Women’s Bar Association, Member
  • Akron Bar Association: Business & Corporate Law and Women in Law Sections
  • Portage County Bar Association: Grievance/Ethics Committee and Community Legal Services Committee
  • Stark County Bar Association, Member
  • Home Builders Association of Portage and Summit Counties, Member
  • American Association of Professional Landmen, Former Member


  • Kent State University, Hyde Park Forum Judge, 2019
  • The Junior League of Stark County, Ohio, Inc. Executive Board of Directors - Treasurer, 2016-2018
  • The University of Akron School of Law, Trial Team Coach, 2013-2016

Outside the Office

In her free time, Stephanie enjoys traveling and immersing herself in new cultures and new places. She also volunteers with various charitable organizations, including women’s shelters and centers for people with disabilities.