Honors and Awards

Best Lawyers in America, 1983 – Present

Non-White Collar Criminal Defense

White Collar Criminal Defense

Personal Injury Litigation

Who’s Who in America

Super Lawyer – Criminal Defense



Phone: (614) 221-1342
Fax: (614) 228-0253

Areas of Practice

Criminal Defense: White Collar Felonies and Misdemeanors, OVI/DUI and Traffic

Family Law: Custody and Visitation, Divorce

Civil Litigation and Appeals

Personal Injury: Plaintiff; Motor Vehicle Accidents: Plaintiff; Wrongful Death: Plaintiff

Bar Admissions

Ohio, 1965
U.S. District Court Southern District of Ohio, 1972
U.S. Court of Appeals 6th Circuit, 1970
U.S. Supreme Court, 1974


J.D. – 1965, The Ohio State University College of Law, Columbus, Ohio

  • Honors: Order of the Coif

B.A. (Cum Laude) – 1965, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio

  • Honors: Phi Beta Kappa
  • Major: Mathematics

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • American College of Trial Lawyers, Fellow
  • American Bar Association, Family Law Section, Member
  • Ohio State Bar Association, Member
  • Columbus Bar Association, Member
  • National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, Member
  • Ohio Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, Member
  • Franklin County Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, Member
  • Ohio Association for Justice, Member
  • Franklin County Association for Justice, Member


  • Adjunct Professor Family Law, Ohio State University, 1969
  • Instructor, Criminal Procedure, Capital University College of Law, Certified Legal Assistant’s Program, 1979 – 1990
  • Civil Trial Advocacy Institute, 1978
  • Civil Trial Advocacy Institute, 1980 – 1982
  • Member, Board of Bar Examiners, State of Ohio, 1975 – 1980


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