670 West Market Street
Akron, Ohio 44303-1414
Direct Dial – 330.258.9890
Roy was admitted to the Ohio Bar in 1989. He has also been admitted to practice before the United States District Court, Northern District of Ohio and the Internal Revenue Service.
Roy has several professional associations:
Roy also taught Estate and Gift Tax as an adjunct professor at the University of Akron School of Law in 1997 and 1998, and in 2003 was among the first in Ohio designated as a specialist in Estate Planning, Trust and Probate Law by the Specialty Board of the Ohio State Bar Association.
Roy has been honored with a Martindale-Hubbell AV rating. He has been recognized as an Ohio Super Lawyer in Estate Planning & Probate every year since 2007 by Law & Politics Media, Inc. He has also been named as one of the Best Lawyers in America for Trusts and Estates every year since 2006.
Roy has lectured and authored many articles on his areas of expertise and he serves on gift committees for several area nonprofit organizations. Prior to law school, Roy practiced as an actuary for a year at Buck Consultants in New York City.
Roy received his Juris Doctor degree cum laude from Case Western Reserve University School of Law and Bachelor of Arts cum laude in mathematics and economics from the University of Pennsylvania.