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About Rob Briggs
A legal professional, Rob Briggs serves as chairman emeritus and partner with Buckingham, Doolittle & Burroughs, LLC, in Akron, Ohio. He represents clients ranging from businesses to non-profit organizations and estates. Early in his career, Rob Briggs worked for Herndon & Bartlo, which in the early 1970s merged with Buckingham, Doolittle & Burroughs. Rob went on to lead the firm as president and chief executive officer for a decade and as chairman of the board for four years.
Active in his wider community, Rob Briggs serves as chairman of the board of the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation and as a board member of Oak Clinic for Multiple Sclerosis. He also holds membership with Firestone Country Club and Portage Country Club.
In recognition of his accomplishments, Mr. Briggs received an honorary doctorate of humane letters from the University of Akron and from Baldwin Wallace University. Moreover, he earned the Ohio Grantmakers Forum Philanthropy Award and the Hope Award from the Northeast Ohio Chapter of the Multiple Sclerosis Society.