Henry Geha, III


Four Seagate
Eighth Floor
Toledo, Ohio 43604


Henry Geha is a member of the firm’s Business department.  He focuses his practice on commercial transactions, real estate, construction, mergers and acquisitions, data privacy, while representing a broad range of business enterprises in various industries, including manufacturing, hospitality, agriculture, distribution, banking, health care, and professional services.

Henry serves as outside general counsel for closely held businesses, providing day-to-day legal and strategic advice on issues including formation and entity selection, financing, mergers and acquisitions, intellectual property, employment, software licensing, litigation among other matters.  Henry also works with the firm’s trusts and estates team to address client needs related to estate and succession planning.

Prior to entering the legal field, Henry held positions focused on technology and system analytics.

Awards / Recognition

  • Selected for Toledo Business Journal's 2020 Who's Who in Toledo Area Law 
  • Selected as an "Ohio Super Lawyers - Rising Star" by Ohio Super Lawyers magazine (2014 – 2019)

Professional / Community

Professional Affiliations

  • American Bar Association
  • Ohio State Bar Association
  • Toledo Bar Association
  • International Association of Privacy Professionals

Community Affiliations

  • Advocates for Better Legal Equality (ABLE) and Legal Aid of  Western Ohio (LAWO), Emerging Leaders Council (2011-2016)
  • Bittersweet Farms, Residence for Autistic Adults, Foundation Board  Member
  • Metamora State Bank, Board of Directors (former)
  • ProMedica Flower Hospital Foundation, Trustee (former)
  • Lial Catholic School, Trustee 

Representative Matters

• Represented clients with regard to various acquisitions and divestitures.

• Represented clients in response to inquiries initiated by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).

• Represented receivers in going concern operation and sale of  companies

• Represented bank regarding merger transaction.

• Represented clients with regard to data breach response.

• Represented clients with regards to data compliance and cyber security matters.

• Represented U.S. companies with regard to Global Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) compliance.

• Represented regional and super regional banks in numerous origination and workout matters.

• Represented numerous non-profit and for-profit corporations as general corporate counsel addressing governance, organization, reorganization,
        and day-to-day legal issues.

• Represented borrowers in various real estate, asset-based, historic rehabilitation tax credit, and new market tax credit loan financing transactions.

• Represented syndicators of Low Income Housing Tax Credits in workouts, and year-15 related strategy and initiatives.

• Represented a regional wireless corporation in its stock sale to large national corporation.

• Represented a national corporation’s acquisition of a federally regulated business.

• Represented a technology company in its stock sale to a national private equity firm.

Practice Areas

  • Business & Commercial Transactions
  • Banking & Financial Services
  • Business & Commercial Litigation
  • Creditors' Rights
  • Corporate Compliance
  • Real Estate


J.D., 2006, Cleveland-Marshall College of Law at Cleveland State University
B.B.S., Finance and Management Information Systems, 2001, Ohio University


United States District Court, Northern District of Ohio
United States District Court, Southern District of Ohio
United States District Court, Western District of Michigan

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