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Wheatley, Buddy

30 Garfield PlaceSuite 540Cincinnati, OH 45202- 2024

Updated: 01/26/2016

Overview

Charles "Buddy" Wheatley is Of Counsel to Cook &Logothetis, LLC as of January, 2014. He specializes in collective bargaining negotiations, public sector labor law, and employment law issues.

Buddy is a second career attorney. After 20 years of public service as a firefighter for the City of Covington, the final three years (2005-2008) as Fire Chief, he attained his law degree from Northern Kentucky University's Chase College of Law. He graduated from NKU's Chase with a...

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Office Info

Current Employment Position(s)

  • Of Counsel

Practice Areas

  • Collective Bargaining Negotiations
  • Public Sector Labor Law
  • Wage and Hour
  • Employment Law

Qualifications

Bar Admissions

  • Kentucky, 2009
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Kentucky, 2010
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Kentucky, 2010

Other Affiliations

  • American Bar Association, Labor and Employment section
  • Kentucky Bar Association
  • Northern Kentucky Bar Association—Labor and Employment section, Local Government section
  • Kentucky Professional Firefighters, active retired
  • Covington Professional Firefighters, active retired

Education

  • Northern Kentucky University, Salmon P. Chase College of Law, Highland Heights, Kentucky, 2009
    J.D.
    Major: Labor and Employment Concentration
  • Northern Kentucky University , 1997
    B.A.
    Major: English
  • University of Kentucky , 1983
    B.A.
    Major: Journalism

Office Information

Address

30 Garfield PlaceSuite 540Cincinnati, OH 45202- 2024

Fax

  • 513-721-1178

Email

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