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William Lee Geary

also known as Law Offices of William L Geary Co., LPA, Geary Law Offices

Practice areas:

Divorce & Separation, Family, Litigation, Child Support, Mediation, International Law

About Me

Admitted to practice before the U.S. Supreme Court in June of 2013.  Recognized by Martindale-Hubbell as a "Preeminent Attorney" for over 20 years straight.  A-V rating (the highest rating) from Martindale Hubbell.  Recognized as on of Columbus Ohio's top attorneys by Columbus CEO Magazine. Recognized as one of Ohio's Top Attorneys by Best Attorneys Online. Member of Better Business Bureau. 


 


My firm practices solely in family law. This includes custody, divorce, dissolution, annulment, legal separation, grandparents' rights, visitation, high asset business value divisions in marital termination, spousal support, alimony, child support and other matters. 


 


With an extensive litigation background you can expect the best professional representation.

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Languages Spoken: Italian, English

Practice Areas

Licensed since 1979

  1. Divorce & Separation: 40%
  2. Litigation: 20%
  3. Family: 20%
  4. Child Support: 10%
  5. Other: 10%
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Payment

Fees:

Hourly ($300-375/hour)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

3 total 

  • Jeffrey David Fish

    Bill is extremely competent, knowledgeable and professional. I have always enjoyed working on a case when Bill is representing the other party.

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    Jeffrey Fish Family Attorney
    Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter

  • Dennis Ernest Horvath

    I endorse this lawyer. I have worked with Bill on a number of cases. Bill is always prepared, professional and advocates hard for his client. Bill is a true asset to our profession.

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    Dennis Horvath Divorce & Separation Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

Contact Info

Law Offices of William L. Geary Co LPA

155 W Main St
Columbus, OH, 43215-5000

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
OHActive197906/10/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2015
AV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2014
AMJUR BOOK AWARD CONTRACTS I AND IIAMERICAN JURISPRUDENCE1979
AMJUR BOOK AWARD SECURED TRANSACTIONSAMERICAN JURISPRUDENCE1979

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
PARTNERHAMILTON, KRAMER, MYERS AND CHEEK1979 - 1995

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Columbus Bar AssociationBAR ADMISSIONS COMMITTEE2013 - Present
Franklin County Domestic Relations CourtMediation Advisory Committee1994 - 1996
Community Mediation Services of Central OhioBoard of Directors1992 - 1993

Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
DIVORCE MAGAZINE.COMMONTHLY BLOGGER2015
Aspatore publication: Child Custody Litigation and Settlements November 2013"The Influence of Current Trends in Child Custody on Custody Trial Preparation"2013

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Ohio Northern University-Claude W. Pettit College of LawN/AJ.D.1978
The Ohio State UniversityN/ABA1974
Ohio Northern UniversityN/AUnknownN/A

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Real Estate LawReal Estate Law1995
Real Estate LawReal Estate Law1994
Business LawBusiness Law1976
Business LawBusiness Law1975