Eleanor J. Tschugunov


Eleanor joined BMD in July 2015 to lead the firm’s expanding practice in immigration law. She brings over twenty-five years’ experience in this ever expanding field. Eleanor has assisted U.S. companies in making it feasible to hire the best and brightest workers available, regardless of their nationality.

Contact Information

75 East Market Street, Akron, Ohio 44308


The University of Akron School of Law
Heidelberg College
Universitat Heidelberg

Courts & Bar Associations

  • Ohio Bar licensed since 1979
  • Federal District Court Northern and Southern Divisions
  • Member Ohio Bar Association
  • Member Akron Bar Association
  • Member American Immigration Lawyers Association since the early 1990s

Professional Honors & Awards

  • Member of International Institute of Akron Board of Directors for over ten years, serving two terms as President of the Board
  • Recognized by Best Lawyers of America 2008
  • Warren G. Harding High School Distinguished Alumni

Presentations & Publications

  • Speaker to foreign students of University of Akron Office of International Programs. Presentation:  “Hi, Ho, Hi Ho, It's Off to Work We Go!”
  • Speaker at Akron Global Business Accelerator. Presentation: “Immigration Options for Foreign Businesses”
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