Kisling Nestico & Redick is a law firm based in Akron, Ohio. The law firm specializes in cases involving personal injuries like automobile accidents, pedestrian accidents, and wrongful death to just mention a few practice areas. Founded in 2005, the Kisling Nestico & Redick law firm was born from a vision to provide the best personal injury law firm in Ohio. They began with only three paralegals when they opened their first single location. Today, the Kisling Nestico & Redick law firm has grown to over 11 locations with over 30 lawyers and nearly 100 support staff throughout Ohio. The law firm is also committed to giving back to its community through its philanthropic initiatives.
In line with their humanitarian efforts, the Kisling Nestico & Redick law firm offers an annual “$5,000 Stop Distracted Driving Scholarship“. This scholarship is awarded to eligible applicants of whom are students that are a “U.S. citizen or permanent resident, be accepted or is currently enrolled in an accredited college, university, or graduate program within the United States, have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher, and of whom demonstrates good character and high initiative.”
In a recent article dated May 7th of 2019, the Kisling Nestico & Redick law firm has recently awarded their scholarship to a student. The article begins to describe that distracted driving includes texting or emailing while driving makes up “39% of distracted drivers in fatal crashes …” in Ohio. The law firm continues to work by raising awareness of the risks of distracted driving.
The student named, Elianna Norin of Hudson was awarded the law firm’s $5,000 scholarship. Elianna “developed the best proposal to persuade young adults from texting while driving.” The article states that her application was chosen because of her “creativity” in creating a “public service announcement script.” The article continues to describe the student’s innovative way in conveying and portraying the resonating message to her peers.