Ms. Fink focuses her practice on education law, public law, and appellate law. Ms. Fink represents school districts, chartered, non-public schools, non-profit organizations, and municipalities in Ohio, on matters including general counseling, eminent domain, employment issues, harassment/bullying investigations, specialized training for teachers/administration, special education issues, such as the implementation of Individualized Education Programs, policy issues, and labor negotiations. Throughout her fifteen years of practice, Ms. Fink has successfully mediated and negotiated settlements in favor of her clients on a multitude of issues, and has successfully litigated issues in state and federal court. In addition, Ms. Fink has extensive experience in the areas of creditor’s rights and domestic relations.
Ms. Fink has a number of years of experience in appellate practice, and has assisted clients in appellate matters on both the State and Federal level.  Ms. Fink was recently inducted into the Bar for the Supreme Court of the United States.


  1. Capital University Law School, J.D.
    • magna cum laude
    • Law Review Associate Editor (2002-2004)
  2. The Ohio State University, M.A., Education Policy and Leadership
    • summa cum laude
  3. Franklin and Marshall College, B.A., Political Science
    • cum laude


Bar Admissions
  1. Ohio
Court Admissions
  1. U.S. Court of Appeals, Sixth Circuit
  2. U.S. District Court, Northern District of Ohio
  3. U.S. District Court, Southern District of Ohio
  4. U.S. Supreme Court
  1. Ohio Ninth District Court of Appeals
  2. Ohio Tenth District Court of Appeals


Professional Affiliations
  • Ohio State Bar Association
  • Akron Bar Association
  • Portage County Bar Association
  • Board on the Unauthorized Practice of Law of the Supreme Court of Ohio, Board Member
  • Lawyer to Lawyer Mentor, Supreme Court of Ohio (2014-present)
  • Ohio Council of School Board Attorneys (OCSBA), Executive Committee
  • Federal Bar Association, Northern District of Ohio, Board Member
Community Affiliations
  • Blick Center, Board of Trustees (2014-present)
  • Chairmen of “Blick to the Future” first annual fundraising event (2015-2017)
  • Akron Zoo Summer Safari Chairmen (2016-present)
  • Torchbearer’s Akron
  • Immaculate Heart of Mary, Cuyahoga Falls, Choir (2012-present)


  1. Alerts
    And the Wall Between Church and State Continues to Crumble Under the Weight of the High Court’s Decision in Espinoza v. Montana Dep't of Revenue Allowing State Money to Fund Sectarian Schools Through Scholarship Programs (Jun 30, 2020)
    Supreme Court Rules LGBTQ Employees Are Protected from Job Discrimination (Jun 15, 2020)
    EEOC Updates COVID-19 Guidance on Accommodating Employees Who Are Disabled, Pregnant, or Over 65 (Jun 12, 2020)
    Possible Employer Vicarious Liability for Employee’s HIPAA Violation Even When Employee Engages In Unauthorized Act (Jun 9, 2020)
    Legislation Repeals Three Health-Related Excise Taxes Imposed by the Affordable Care Act (Jun 5, 2020)
  2. Presentations
    Hot Topics in Education Law - Roetzel's Education Law Symposium (February 2020)
    "IDEA Case Law Update" - Ohio Scholarship Providers Annual Meeting (2019)
    "School Law: Social Media and Apps, Cyberbullying and Other Technology Issues" - National Business Institute (2019)
  3. Firm News
    Fink Appointed to Serve on the Board on the Unauthorized Practice of Law of the Supreme Court of Ohio (Dec 18, 2019)
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