Before leaving the practice for an extended sabbatical, Fran was a fellow in the American College of Trust and Estate Counsel, and was a frequent speaker, both locally and nationally, on a variety of topics relating to the estate and generation skipping tax and to the planning concerns of particular relevance to an aging population.

Fran has been selected for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America© (2016-2018) in the area of Trusts and Estates.

She is a member of the Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association and the Estate Planning Council of Cleveland.

Fran was for many years an estate planning partner in the law firm of Hahn Loeser & Parks. She joined Calfee in 2012.

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Practice Areas

Education

  • University of Pennsylvania Law School, J.D., 1978
  • Case Western Reserve University, M.A. in Economics, 1975
  • Chatham College, B.A. in Economics, 1973, Phi Beta Kappa

Admissions

  • State of Ohio

Contact Fran

  • fschaul@calfee.com
  • 216.622.8351
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Practice Areas

  • Estate and Succession Planning

Education

  • University of Pennsylvania Law School, J.D., 1978
  • Case Western Reserve University, M.A. in Economics, 1975
  • Chatham College, B.A. in Economics, 1973, Phi Beta Kappa

Admissions

  • State of Ohio