Dick Pogue became Acting Managing Partner of Jones Day on March 1, 1984, and Managing Partner one year later. During his years of service in these roles, the Firm grew significantly and for the first time entered international markets. In 1994 he retired from the Firm. After nine and half years as senior advisor at Dix & Eaton, a corporate public relations firm, he rejoined Jones Day in 2004.While his specialty areas of law over the years were antitrust and corporate takeover defense, he practiced extensively in the general fields of corporate and litigation law. He has served as arbitrator or mediator in a large number of major commercial disputes.