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Schneider, Smeltz, Ranney & LaFond P.L.L. takes pleasure in announcing that David M. Lenz has become a Partner of the firm

David Lenz joined the firm in 2006. His practice focuses on planning for and administering wealth transfer for individuals and families. David helps clients develop comprehensive plans ranging from complex charitable, retirement, and tax planning matters to often-overlooked items such as planning for digital assets. He also has experience handling many different types of estate and trust litigation matters including will contests, will and trust construction cases, and claims of breaches of fiduciary duty.

David has served for several years as a team captain for the Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association's 3Rs program and now is a member of its Steering Committee. He is also a leader at Advent Lutheran Church in Mentor, where he is a past president of the congregation council and currently leads its Service Outreach Team. In 2011 he was elected to the Northeastern Ohio Synod Council, which oversees and coordinates efforts of the region's Lutheran churches.

In his spare time, he enjoys playing trombone as a member of the Hillcrest Concert Band.

David and his wife, Jennifer, reside in Mayfield Village.

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David M. Lenz named a partner at Cleveland, Ohio based law firm Schneider, Smeltz, Ranney & LaFond - Press Release