Katherine Epling

Katherine Epling is a graduate of Salmon P. Chase College of Law and an employee of Surdyk, Dowd & Turner since 2016.  Ms. Epling’s practice is focused on commercial defense litigation and public entity cases consisting of police liability, personal injury, property damage matters. and the defense of political subdivisions and their employees.

Areas of Experience

  • Political Subdivision Liability
  • Employment Litigation
  • Township Law
  • Zoning and Land Use
  • Personal Injury
  • Premises Liability
  • Police Misconduct
  • Civil Rights Litigation

Court Admissions

  • State of Ohio
  • United States District Court,
    • Southern District of Ohio
  • United States Court of Appeals
    • for the Sixth Circuit


  • Vice Co-Chair of Dayton Bar Association, Young Lawyers Division
  • Dayton Bar Association Leadership Development Class, 2015-2016


  • Dayton Bar Association
  • Ohio State Bar Association
  • Dayton Children’s Hospital Women’s Board