PRESS RELEASE, 9/21/2010

Hamilton County Prosecutor Joseph T. Deters and Hamilton County Commissioners reach Agreement on use of Special Counsel


Today, Hamilton County Prosecutor Joseph T. Deters and Hamilton County Commissioners Todd Portune, David Pepper and Greg Hartmann announced that they have reached an agreement on the use of outside legal counsel for the Banks Riverfront Re-Development Project and related legal matters.

The terms of the agreement call for Special Counsel Thomas Gabelman and the law firm of Vorys, Sater, Seymour & Pease to assist the Hamilton County Prosecutor and his office in the representation of Hamilton County in matters relating to the "Banks Project" and other riverfront development and stadium issues on the Cincinnati and Hamilton County, Ohio central riverfront. The agreement and resolution have been approved by the Hamilton County Court of Common Pleas.