Christina M. Royer is a Partner with Elfvin, Klingshirn, Royer & Torch, LLC, in Cleveland, Ohio. She has practiced exclusively in the area of employment law representing individuals since 2004 and brings a breadth of experience in the area. In particular, her knowledge and skill regarding Ohio unemployment compensation law brings a focus in this area to the firm. Royer is admitted to practice before the courts of Ohio, the Northern District of Ohio, the Southern District of Ohio, the Sixth Circuit and the United States Supreme Court. She is a member of the Ohio State Bar Association and serves on the Section Council for the Labor & Employment Law Section.
Both the state and federal government have announced changes to unemployment benefits in response to COVID-19. These include eliminating the usual waiting period for benefits, reducing job search requirements for applicants and clarifying the availability of benefits for workers who have been ordered to stay home. Ohio is still in the process of putting new […]