8000 Ravine’s Edge Court
Columbus, Ohio 43235
Civil Rights Defense
Capital University Law School, Juris Doctor, 2009
The Ohio State University, Bachelor of Science, cum laude, 2006
Celia Schnupp joined Perez Morris in 2019. She serves as a strategic legal partner for large corporations, small businesses and medical practices of all sizes. Celia effectively manages her clients’ litigation, compliance, employment and general business needs. As an advocate for her clients in a variety of settings, she delivers creative and effective solutions, while balancing business needs with each client’s definition of a successful outcome.
Celia is an experienced trial and appellate attorney; trying cases at all levels of state and federal courts. Her background includes complex business litigation, employment defense, and most frequently the defense of claims alleging discrimination, healthcare fraud and billing violations, HIPAA violations, trade secret/non-compete disputes, and contract disputes involving fraud, misrepresentation and bad faith.
Prior to entering private practice over a decade ago, Celia served as a staff attorney to the Honorable Richard A. Frye in Franklin County Court of Common Pleas, working on the specialized Commercial Docket. Prior to joining Perez Morris, Celia was an attorney with the Columbus office of Taft Stettinius & Hollister.
Celia enjoys “passing the torch” by helping girls and women develop their interests and create a foundation for a successful career. She also loves spending time with her children and large extended family.
United States District Court, Southern District of Ohio
United States District Court, Northern District of Ohio