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ATTORNEY RECEIVED HONORARY DEGREE FROM OHIO NORTHERN UNIVERSITY’S PETTIT COLLEGE OF LAW
FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 5, 2014 – John H. Genovese, a shareholder of Genovese, Joblove & Battista, P.A., received an Honorary degree from Ohio Northern University’s Pettit College of Law at the 2014 commencement ceremony, in recognition for professional achievement and contributions as a member of the Law Alumni Board and support of Veterans, held on Sunday, May 18, 2014. Mr. Genovese received his Juris Doctor from ONU in 1979.
Mr. Genovese, is a founding shareholder at Genovese, Joblove & Battista P.A., which has Miami and Fort Lauderdale offices and an affiliate office in Caracas, Venezuela. He co-chairs the group’s reorganization and insolvency practice.
Genovese is “AV” rated by Martindale-Hubbell. He has been listed in Woodward/White’s The Best Lawyers in America for 25 years; Chambers & Partners USA; Legal Media Group’s Guide to the World’s Leading Insolvency and Restructuring Lawyers; Florida Trend magazine’s Legal Elite; South Florida Legal Guide; Florida Super Lawyers; and Who’s Who Legal: Florida. Genovese has been a member of the Ohio Northern University Alumni Board since 2010. In addition, he has been active with the University of Miami School of Law Dean’s Circle, Florida International University College of Law and Siena College in supporting military veterans .
He earned his Juris Doctor, with distinction, from Ohio Northern University and received his Bachelor of Science, magna cum laude, from Siena College, where he recently received the Professor Joseph A. Buff Award for Career Achievement. He also served in the United States Army from 1968-71.