Day Ketterer Announces Danielle A. Higgins Elected to Firm Partnership


January 12, 2018 – Day Ketterer announced Danielle A. Higgins has been elected to partner at the law firm, effective January 1, 2018.

Higgins, a member of the Business Law Practice Group and Health Care Practice Group, works with closely held and public companies, financial institutions, health care organizations, private funds, and registered investment advisors.  She counsels clients throughout Ohio on complex corporate and securities matters, including mergers and acquisitions, public and private debt and equity offerings, public finance transactions, corporate organization, joint ventures, commercial finance, executive compensation and commercial contracting. Higgins also works closely with these clients to ensure compliance with state and federal laws and regulations in the areas of securities, corporate governance, secured transactions, health care, and data security.

Higgins serves as President of the Canton Ballet, Treasurer for the Dr. Lawrence OJ Onuora Memorial Hospital Foundation, and serves on the Mission Advancement Committee for Child and Adolescent Behavioral Health. She was selected for inclusion in Super Lawyers Ohio Rising Stars from 2014-2018, and in 2016 was awarded the District 14 Community Service Award from the Ohio State Bar Association for Attorneys Age 40 and Under. Higgins also received the 20 Under 40 Leadership Award form ystark! and the Canton Regional Chamber.

Higgins is admitted to practice law in the State of Ohio. She is a member of the American Bar Association, Mergers & Acquisitions Subcommittee; Ohio Bar Association Corporate Counsel Section & Healthcare Law Committee; and Stark County Bar Association. Board President.

Higgins earned a Bachelor of Arts degree from Cornell University and completed her Juris Doctor at Case Western University of Law in 2011, after which she joined the firm as a full-time associate attorney. Higgins works in the Firm’s Canton office and resides in Canton with her husband Dan and daughter Caroline.