Annual Law Love and Chocolate Benefit to be Held Feb. 7


The University of Akron School of Law and the Stark County Bar Association will join forces for the annual “Law, Love and Chocolate” benefit. The event will be held from 4:30 – 7:30 p.m. on Feb. 7 at The Canton Club (101 Central Plaza, Suite #1200, Canton).

Local celebrities will prepare sweet treats for attendees. The menu includes a champagne toast, hors d'oeuvres, and a chocolate fountain. Proceeds from this event will support The Deyarmin Foundation for Veterans. The Honorable Taryn Heath, a 1982 graduate of the School of Law, will host the event.

The participating celebrities are:

  • The Honorable W. Scott Gwin
  • The Honorable Frank G. Forchione
  • The Honorable Lee Sinclair
  • The Honorable Dixie Park
  • The Honorable Mary A. Falvey
  • Magistrate Ali Frantz
  • Magistrate David Nist
  • Attorney Rick Nicodemo
  • Attorney Kathleen Stoneman
  • Attorney Susan Fernandez
  • Attorney Blake Gerney
  • Attorney Wendy Rockenfelder
  • Professor J. Dean Carro
  • Dr. John Park
  • Tzangas Plakas Mannos Ltd. Attorneys
  • Pitinii, Davies & Cazantzes, LLC Attorneys
  • Krugliak, Wilkins, Griffiths & Dougherty, Co., LPA Attorneys
  • Schulman, Zimmerman and Associates
  • Black, McCuskey, Souers & Arbaugh, LPA Attorneys

Tickets are $40 per person; $70 per couple in advance; or $50 per person; $85 per couple after Jan. 28. To purchase tickets, visit here or call 330-453-0685.