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Practice Areas


  1. Criminal Defense: 25%
  2. Felony Defense: 25%
  3. Misdemeanor Defense: 25%
  4. Speeding & Traffic Ticket: 25%
    7 years



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Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

2 total 

  • Jesse Alexander Atkins

    I endorse this lawyer.


    Jesse Atkins Probate Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Dustin Mikel Blake

    Attorney Richard Cline is without a doubt one of the best legal minds around. He is extremely knowledgeable and thorough, leaving no stones unturned. Rich is simply a great lawyer and person. I highly recommend him to anyone.


    Dustin Blake Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

Contact Info

Richard A. Cline & Co., LLC

580 South High Street Suite 200
Columbus, OH, 43215



Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Super LawyerOhio Super Lawyers2011
Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
PresidentRichard Cline & Co., LLC2004 - Present
PartnerMitchell, Allen, Catalano & Boda1994 - 2009
OwnerRichard Cline & Co., LPA1988 - 1994
OwnerDurkin & Cline, LPA1985 - 1988
PartnerRiebel & Cline1981 - 1985
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Ohio State Bar AssociationMemberN/A
National Ohio Association of Criminal Defense LawyersMemberN/A
National Association of Criminal Defense LawyersMemberN/A
Central Ohio Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers.MemberN/A
Publication NameTitleDate
Aspatore PressStrategies for Defending Internet Pornography Cases, Chapter Author2008
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Ohio State University Moritz College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1981
Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Legal Ethics & ProfessionalismEthics in Ohio Under the Model Rules2009
Criminal Advocacy SeminarEffective Voir Dire2009