Haskins, Ohio Domestic Violence Lawyers

Christine M. Smith
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Maumee, OH Domestic Violence Attorney. 9 years experience
(419) 887-1900 99 Conant St.
Maumee, OH 43537
Domestic Violence, Criminal, Divorce and Family
Christine M. Smith graduated Magna Cum Laude from the University of Akron and earned a Juris Doctorate from the University of Toledo School of Law. She practices primarily in family and criminal law. She is a collaborative law trained family law attorney and a founding member of the Northwest Ohio Family Law Association. Prior to her private practice, she worked as a prosecutor for the Villages of Swanton and Metamora. Christine spent several years prior to law school working as a family law paralegal for her father, Gary L. Smith, so naturally, upon graduating, she joined forces with...
(419) 825-2318 138 N. Main St.
Swanton, OH 43588
Ronald Nisch
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Port Clinton, OH Domestic Violence Lawyer. 27 years experience
(419) 734-5550 428 W. Fremont Road
Port Clinton, OH 43452
Domestic Violence, Divorce, Family and Juvenile
The University of Toledo College of Law
Attorney Ron Nisch has been providing legal services in Northwest Ohio for over 25 years, in family and juvenile law, consumer law, foreclosure, landlord-tenant, and other areas. In the past, Ron was with Advocates for Basic Legal Equality, was the chairperson of the Ottawa County Domestic Violence Task Force, and was a non-profit director.
Mr. Thomas J. DeBacco
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Port Clinton, OH Domestic Violence Attorney.
(419) 734-1528 1848 East Perry Street, Suite 90
Port Clinton, OH 43452
Domestic Violence, Criminal, DUI and Divorce
Shawn R. Dominy Esq
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Columbus, OH Domestic Violence Attorney. 20 years experience
(614) 717-1177 1900 Polaris Pkwy
#450-037
Columbus, OH 43240
Domestic Violence, Criminal and DUI
The Ohio State University Michael E. Moritz College of Law
The focus of my practice is representing clients charged with DUI/OVI in Columbus, Ohio (Franklin County) and throughout central Ohio. For people charged with DUI/OVI in Columbus and central Ohio, I recommend educating yourself about your situation before making any decisions about your case. One great way to do that is the book I authored: 'I Was Charged With DUI/OVI-Now What?!'. That book is available for sale online and the ebook can be downloaded for free on my website. If you do some research and decided you want to fight the OVI and hire an...
Heather R. Johnston
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Middleburg Heights, OH Domestic Violence Attorney. 12 years experience
7530 Lucerne Drive
Middleburg Heights, OH 44130
Domestic Violence, Arbitration & Mediation, Divorce and Family
University of Florida
Scott A. Kelly
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Lima, OH Domestic Violence Lawyer. 10 years experience
(419) 221-1736 124 W. North St.
Lima, OH 45801
Domestic Violence, Criminal, DUI and Personal Injury
University of Cincinnati College of Law
Scott Kelly has been practicing law since 2007 . Scott focuses his practice on litigation. He has litigated criminal defense, OVI (DUI), personal injury, and other civil litigation cases in trial courts throughout Ohio as well as in Ohio’s district courts of appeals, the Ohio Supreme Court, the US Federal District Courts for the Southern and Northern Districts of Ohio, and the US Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals. Scott Kelly focuses his practice on DUI defense, is certified in the NHTSA Standardized Field Sobriety Testing course, and dedicates all of his continuing education time to DUI...
(937) 569-0080 620 S Broadway
Greenville , OH 45331
(937) 497-0407 247 West Court Street
Sidney, OH 45365
(937) 332-9300 10 North Market Street
Troy, OH 45373
Matthew Williams
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Cleveland, OH Domestic Violence Attorney. 4 years experience
(216) 785-0093 21055 Lorain Road
Cleveland, OH 44126
Free ConsultationDomestic Violence, Criminal, DUI and White Collar Crime
Cleveland State University
As an Ohio attorney, I know the legal system is large, complex, and intimidating. I understand that interaction with government agencies is disorienting and the rules are unclear. If you, a family member, or a friend have been arrested, charged with a crime, are the subject of an investigation, or involved in a dispute with the government, it is in the accused person's best interest to obtain legal representation. As an attorney, my job is to defend your interests, freedom, dignity and reputation and to make sure you understand your rights, the process, and the consequences of your...
David Michael Johnson
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Columbus, OH Domestic Violence Lawyer. 3 years experience
(614) 987-0192 1900 Polaris Parkway Suite 450
Columbus, OH 43240
Domestic Violence, Criminal, Divorce and Family
The University of Toledo College of Law
I graduated from The Ohio State University cum laude with a B.A. in Criminology and earned a J.D. from the University of Toledo College of Law with a concentration in criminal law. While in law school I worked for both the Toledo Public Defender's Office and Lucas County Prosecutor's Office. These experiences allow me to give excellent representation to my clients in need of criminal defense.
Chad Kristian Hemminger Esq
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Westerville, OH Domestic Violence Lawyer. 13 years experience
(614) 636-3384 470 Olde Worthington Road
Suite 200
Westerville, OH 43082
Free ConsultationDomestic Violence, Criminal, DUI and Traffic Tickets
Cleveland State University and Ohio State University - Columbus
Michael Carl Asseff Esq
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Westlake, OH Domestic Violence Attorney. 20 years experience
(440) 520-1222 1991 Crocker Road
Suite 600
Westlake, OH 44145
Free ConsultationDomestic Violence, Criminal, Divorce and Family
Cleveland State University
Brian G. Jones
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Delaware, OH Domestic Violence Attorney. 10 years experience
(740) 363-3900 35 North Sandusky Street
Delaware, OH 43015
Free ConsultationDomestic Violence, Appeals, Civil Rights and Criminal
University of Akron School of Law
Before launching his own practice, Brian served as an Assistant Public Defender in Portage County, Ohio. While there, Brian made a name for himself by putting his own freedom at risk in order to defend his client's rights. When ordered by a rogue judge to proceed to trial after a mere two hours assigned to the case, Brian declined to begin the trial because he did not want to sacrifice the client's right to effective assistance of counsel and a fair trial. Brian was immediately arrested for refusing the judge's illegal orders. The case garnered national attention. The National Association...
Edward F. Whipps
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Dublin, OH Domestic Violence Lawyer. 56 years experience
555 Metro Place North
Dublin, OH 43017
Free ConsultationDomestic Violence, Divorce and Family
Ohio University
Edward F. Whipps & Associates was established in 1992 by Mr. Whipps who had been a partner for over 30 years in large law firms including the international firm of Thompson, Hine & Flory. Mr. Whipps has earned a reputation as a capable and effective matrimonial lawyer and he has been an active bar and community leader. He has served as President of the Ohio Board of Psychology, the Upper Arlington Board of Education, The Upper Arlington Chamber of Commerce, Creative Living, Inc. and Unverferth House He has also served as a National Vice President of...
495 S. High St.
Suite 370
Columbus, OH 43215
Todd Allen Workman Esq
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Ostrander, OH Domestic Violence Attorney. 11 years experience
(614) 596-9232 3864 State Route 257
Ostrander, OH 43061
Free ConsultationDomestic Violence, Appeals, Criminal and Divorce
University of Dayton
Todd A. Workman has extensive experience in the areas of Criminal Defense, Bankruptcy and Family Law. Todd's guiding concern is to give his clients clear and straightforward advice on complex areas of the law. He believes that a good lawyer makes things as simple as possible for his clients to understand. Todd helps his clients find the most direct path through lifes most difficult times. He firmly believes that every client deserves respect, patience, and compassion. Todd counsels individuals, families, business owners, trustees, executors, and guardians. His previous experiences as an instructor, sales agent, and guardian ad litem serve him well...
Loretta Riddle
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Sandusky, OH Domestic Violence Attorney.
(419) 722-1932 614 Columbus Ave.
Sandusky, OH 44870
Free ConsultationDomestic Violence, Criminal, Divorce and Family
Aggressive trial lawyer with 12 years of experience. Experienced in DUI/OVI, major and minor criminal, traffic, divorce, custody, appeals. Licensed in Ohio,Michigan and certain Federal Courts..
Erin Adams Armstrong Esq
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Cleveland, OH Domestic Violence Attorney. 20 years experience
(216) 385-2519 17407 Lorain Avenue
Suite 207
Cleveland, OH 44111
Free ConsultationDomestic Violence, Divorce, Estate Planning and Family
The Ohio State University Michael E. Moritz College of Law
Michele P Sherrin
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Medina, OH Domestic Violence Attorney. 25 years experience
(330) 421-6399 Number 5 Public Square
Medina, OH 44256
Free ConsultationDomestic Violence, Divorce and Family
University of Akron
Attorney Michele Sherrin has been assisting clients in the area of Family Law in Ohio since 1992. This includes Divorce, Dissolution, custody matters, visitation matters, child support, Grandparent Issues, and Domestic Violence. Attorney Sherrin serves Medina County and Wayne County Ohio. Attorney Sherrin is a graduate of the University of Akron School of Law. Michele Sherrin is a member of the Ohio State Bar Association, Medina County Bar Association, and Wayne County Bar Association.
Jonathon C Elgin
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Shelby, OH Domestic Violence Lawyer.
(419) 731-5950 59 E Main St
Shelby, OH 44875
Domestic Violence, Divorce, Estate Planning and Family
The Ohio Northern University Pettit College of Law
Leslie Gentile Esq
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Avon Lake, OH Domestic Violence Lawyer. 21 years experience
(440) 356-9922 110 Moore Rd.
Avon Lake, OH 44012
Domestic Violence, Divorce, Family and Juvenile
University of Akron
Sole practitioner focusing on Family Law (see below), practicing primarily in Lorain County and Cuyahoga County. Capable, experienced representation with a sincere commitment to the welfare of clients and children.
(440) 356-9922 19111 Detroit Rd
Suite 205
Rocky River, OH 44116
Lois Valerie Palau
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Delaware, OH Domestic Violence Attorney. 29 years experience
(614) 735-0397 2 West Winter Street
Suite 207
Delaware, OH 43015
Free ConsultationDomestic Violence, Criminal, Divorce and Family
Capital University Law School
Gary Salters Esq
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Westerville, OH Domestic Violence Attorney.
(614) 207-0070 470 Olde Worthington Road
Suite 200
Westerville, OH 43802
Free ConsultationDomestic Violence, Business, Criminal and Divorce
Eric Wilson Esq
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St Marys, OH Domestic Violence Attorney.
(419) 394-2323 101 N Front St
St Marys, OH 45885
Domestic Violence, Business, Criminal and DUI
Megan Marie Patituce
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North Olmsted, OH Domestic Violence Attorney.
(440) 471-7784 26777 Lorain Road, Suite 708
North Olmsted, OH 44070
Domestic Violence, Criminal, DUI and Divorce
I am a former prosecutor with the Cuyahoga County Prosecutors Office that now is a partner with the Criminal & DUI Defense Law Firm, Patituce & Associates.
(440) 617-6450 6100 Oak Tree Boulevard
Suite 200
Independence, OH 44131
(440) 471-7811 600 Superior Ave. East
Suite 1300
Cleveland, OH 44114
R. Rolf Whitney
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Mansfield, OH Domestic Violence Lawyer. 35 years experience
(877) 441-2323 13 park Avenue West
Mansfield, OH 44902
Domestic Violence, Criminal, DUI and Divorce
Ohio counties of Practice: Richland, Perry, Crawford, Morrow, and Ashland
(877) 441-2323 12149 Zion Branch Road
Thornville, OH 43076
Anne Channon Wendling
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Mansfield, OH Domestic Violence Attorney. 28 years experience
(419) 589-5291 668 Park Avenue West
Mansfield, OH 44903
Domestic Violence, Criminal, Divorce and Family
Anne is an experienced attorney, and registered nurse, who specialize in the legal areas of domestic relations law, family law and juvenile law. With more than twenty-five years of experience, Anne fully understands the stress due to life changing circumstances that people go through when faced with divorce, dissolution, custody, shared parenting, child support, grandparents' rights and more. In times such as those, it's important to have an attorney who is competent and knows what you're going through, and who can assist you with legal expertise, while being compassionate and understanding. It is this compassion and understanding that makes Anne the...
Van Wert, OH Domestic Violence Attorney.
(419) 238-4469 113 N Washington St
Van Wert, OH 45891
Domestic Violence, Criminal, Divorce and Family
Douglas A. Ball
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Batavia, OH Domestic Violence Attorney. 27 years experience
(513) 732-5900 233 E. Main Street, Suite 3
Batavia, OH 45103
Free ConsultationDomestic Violence, Criminal, Divorce and Family
University of Cincinnati College of Law
No matter the case, we will find a way to help you For an experienced attorney who will fight for you, you've come to the right place. At our firm in Cincinnati, OH, our primary mission is to stand up for the rights of our clients. Whether you've had an OVI/DUI/DUS, are facing criminal charges, or are in the middle of a family law dispute involving a divorce, dissolution or custody issue, Douglas A. Ball will provide you with experienced legal advice and counsel. Most people don't know how the law works, or how to make sure that...
Robert Mues Esq
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Dayton, OH Domestic Violence Attorney. 39 years experience
(937) 293-2141 1105 Wilmington Ave
Dayton, OH 45420
Domestic Violence, Criminal, Divorce and Family
University of Dayton School of Law
I am the managing partner of Holzfaster, Cecil, McKnight & Mues located in Dayton, Ohio. We have been serving clients legal needs since 1942. Our firm offers exemplary advice in the areas of Divorce, Family Law, Elder Law, Estate Planning, Probate Administration, Personal Injury, Wrongful Death and other Litigation matters. I am very passionate about Family Law and would encourage you to check out my Blog, The Ohio Family Law Blog. http://www.hcmmlaw.com/
Bradley Groene
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Cincinnati, OH Domestic Violence Lawyer. 8 years experience
810 Sycamore St, Fl 3
Cincinnati, OH 45202
Free ConsultationDomestic Violence, Criminal, DUI and Juvenile
Northern Kentucky University
Bradley Groene is a skilled and dedicated Cincinnati criminal defense lawyer. Solely focusing on criminal and traffic defense, Brad has successfully defended clients against felony and misdemeanor charges. In law school, Brad spent time interning at the Hamilton County Public Defender's office; upon graduating and becoming licensed to practice law in both Ohio and Kentucky, he knew he wanted to continue defending people against charges. Brad has won numerous trials in his clients' favor and works tirelessly to achieve the best possible outcome for the people he represents.
Ronald Lawrence Frey II
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Cleveland, OH Domestic Violence Attorney. 13 years experience
600 Superior Ave. E, #1300
Cleveland, OH 44114
Free ConsultationDomestic Violence, Appeals, Criminal and DUI
Cleveland State University
If you are charged with a criminal offense and require aggressive representation, please contact Charlotte, North Carolina Criminal Defense Attorney Ron Frey of The Frey Law Firm, PLLC at (844) 766-3739 for a free consultation. Please visit us on the web at http://www.FreyLegal.com
(844) 766-3739 525 North Tryon St., Suite #1600
Charlotte, NC 28202
Brandon Elliot Shroy Esq
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Columbus, OH Domestic Violence Attorney. 11 years experience
(614) 601-1456 501 S. High Street
Columbus, OH 43215
Free ConsultationDomestic Violence, Criminal, DUI and Juvenile
Capital University
Brandon E. Shroy has spent more than a decade as a practicing attorney in Central Ohio, focusing primarily on criminal defense and traffic law. After graduating from Capital University Law he accepted a prosecution position at the Columbus City Attorney's Office. Brandon quickly developed a reputation as an aggressive litigator with an ability to expertly apply detailed legal knowledge to his cases with outstanding results.

With experience as both a prosecutor and criminal defense attorney, Brandon is adept at perceiving and addressing weaknesses in the prosecution's case, which has proved an invaluable asset in his criminal defense practice.

As a trial...
Mr. Monte Kenneth Snyder Esq
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Middletown, OH Domestic Violence Attorney. 32 years experience
(513) 423-8912 6501 Germantown Road
Lot 41
Middletown, OH 45042
Domestic Violence, Divorce, Family and Juvenile
University of Dayton
I am available to Dayton area clients at 4130 Linden Avenue, Claypool Building, Suite 304, Dayton, Ohio, courtesy of my good friend, R. Jason Howard, (by appointment only) I'm always available by phone & email. As a solo practitioner, you deal only with me, no paralegals or assistants. This allows me to provide a personal touch to your legal representation other law firms only promise but are unable to deliver. The attorney/client relationship is a team effort. Your active participation in your case is essential for effective representation. Suggestions, questions & ideas are welcome & encouraged at Monte...
Christopher David Langholz
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Stow, OH Domestic Violence Attorney. 6 years experience
(330) 686-2890 4466 Darrow Road,
Stow, OH 44224
Free ConsultationDomestic Violence, Criminal, Divorce and Family
The University of Toledo College of Law
Attorney Langholz has been practicing Criminal law and Family law in Ohio since 2011. He has experience litigating complex cases in courts throughout Ohio. Chris relishes a challenge, and is eager to help his clients resolve theirs. Chris has carried a number of trials to verdict and negotiated settlements or dismissals in many other cases. He is experienced in numerous types of cases including: Domestic Violence, Possession of Drugs, Sexual Misconduct with a Minor, OVIs, Driving Under Suspension, Aggravated Robbery, and Aggravated Burglary. Chris is also experienced in handling Divorce, Child Custody, Child Support, and other Family law...
(330) 296-8000 149 N. Prospect Street, Suite 1
Ravenna, OH 44266
Brian Joslyn
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Columbus, OH Domestic Violence Lawyer. 6 years experience
(888) 872-7444 501 S High St
Columbus, OH 43215
Free ConsultationDomestic Violence, Criminal, DUI and White Collar Crime
Thomas Jefferson School of Law
I firmly believe in the United States Constitution, particularly the rights afforded to every individual under the Due Process Clause of the 5th and 14th Amendments. It is not only my job, but also my life passion to uphold and protect those Constitutional rights. With these ideals in mind, I attended the Thomas Jefferson School of Law, where I gained the knowledge to support my passion for law. I refined my knowledge while working with several prominent law firms. However, it was my experiences working at a Public Defender's Office that grounded me and helped deepen my understanding of the...
(888) 872-7444 6808 Miami Ave. #300
Cincinnati, OH 45243
(888) 872-7444 10 W. 2nd St.
22nd floor, Suite 2
Dayton, OH 43206
Michael Stephen Probst Esq
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Columbus, OH Domestic Violence Lawyer. 18 years experience
(614) 232-8890 1207 Grandview Avenue
Suite 205
Columbus, OH 43212
Free ConsultationDomestic Violence, Criminal, DUI and Traffic Tickets
Capital University
Michael S. Probst is a criminal defense attorney who represents clients throughout Central Ohio. Mr. Probst is a former prosecutor who has been handling criminal law cases since 1999. Michael S. Probst represents adults and juveniles. He defends the rights of clients facing charges in state, federal and mayor's courts. In addition to his experience as a negotiator and trial lawyer, Mr. Probst is experienced in criminal appeals.
Anne Catherine Harvey Esq
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Springboro, OH Domestic Violence Attorney. 26 years experience
(937) 436-0556 345 North Main Street Unit 2
Springboro, OH 45066
Domestic Violence, Appeals, Divorce and Juvenile
University of Dayton
Anne Harvey grew up working-class and is the first of her family to complete a professional degree. The chip on her shoulder is fairly earned and is part of what drives her forward. She is fiercely independent, outspoken and will tell the truth to clients so they too can make their own decisions. Anne has sat on both sides of the desk and has been a client herself. Life is not fair; in America anyone can sue anyone for anything; but in the end, right will prevail.
Douglas George Houston Esq
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Beavercreek, OH Domestic Violence Lawyer. 22 years experience
(937) 431-9460 3938 Dayton-Xenia Rd.
Suite C
Beavercreek, OH 45432
Free ConsultationDomestic Violence, Criminal, Divorce and Family
University of Dayton School of Law
Douglas G. Houston has been providing skilled legal representation to Miami Valley clients since 1995. Practice areas include Domestic Relations/Family Law including divorce, military divorce, dissolution, separation agreements, custody and support matters, private adoptions; Criminal Defense in all Ohio courts, including traffic, OVI/DUI, misdemeanors, felonies, drug cases, domestic violence and Federal offenses; Personal Injury cases including wrongful death, automobile accidents and dog bite cases as well as General Civil Litigation Have a skilled, successful and compassionate trial attorney provide you with personal representation in your important legal matter.
Michael J. Wartko
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Akron, OH Domestic Violence Attorney. 7 years experience
(330) 835-3854 1653 Merriman Rd., Suite 114
Akron, OH 44313
Domestic Violence, Criminal, Divorce and Family
Western Michigan University Cooley Law School
Mr. Wartko was born and raised in Northeast Ohio. He attended high school at Archbishop Hoban in Akron, Ohio before entering the political science program at the University of Mount Union in Alliance, Ohio. While at the university, Mr. Wartko was a member of the mock trial program and an executive council member of the Beta Iota chapter of Sigma Nu fraternity. Upon graduation, Mr. Wartko attended Western Michigan University's, Thomas M. Cooley Law School. While in law school, Mr. Wartko interned for a family law practice, where he first gained an interest in the area of...
Casey Cramer
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Fairlawn, OH Domestic Violence Lawyer. 6 years experience
(330) 780-7460 P.O. Box 5419
Fairlawn, OH 44334
Free ConsultationDomestic Violence, Criminal, Divorce and Family
University of Toledo
Attorney Casey Cramer is the owner and creator of Cramer Law Firm LTD. Attorney Cramer believes in the "Essence of Compassion" and planned on forming a law firm which focuses on compassion for its clients. In 2014, Attorney Cramer was recognized for her commitment to clients and was awarded "Top 40 Under 40" by the National Trial Lawyers. "Membership into The National Trial Lawyers: Top 40 under 40 is by invitation only and is extended exclusively to those trial lawyers practicing civil plaintiff and/or criminal defense law. Invitees must exemplify superior qualifications, trial results, and...
John Philip Milton Rutan
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Columbus, OH Domestic Violence Lawyer. 7 years experience
(614) 307-4343 336 South High Street
Columbus, OH 43215
Free ConsultationDomestic Violence, Criminal, DUI and White Collar Crime
University of La Verne College of Law
Attorney John Philip Milton Rutan is the Managing Attorney and Founder of Rutan Law. Rutan Law was opened up in November 2010. His legal career begin in 2002 while attending a paralegal school in downtown Columbus Ohio. After working and training as a paralegal in Columbus for 2 years, John moved to Fort Lauderdale Florida where he was modeled by Roberto Stanziale into the attorney he is today. In 2007 John began law school at The University of La Verne in Ontario California. Before coming to Ohio John concluded his law clerking and paralegal experience in the Public Defender’s office...
Carol M. Strench
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Columbus, OH Domestic Violence Lawyer. 4 years experience
(614) 715-4710 175 South Third Street, Suite 200
Columbus, OH 43215
Domestic Violence, Divorce, Family and Juvenile
Arizona State University
Strench Law provides reliable and affordable legal representation in all Ohio counties. Whether you have never been married, are currently married, or are divorced, Strench Law is here to guide you towards resolution of your family law matters.

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