J. Anthony Rich

J. Anthony Rich

Criminal Defense Attorney

Lorain, OH





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About Me

Attorney J. Anthony Rich has appeared on Court TV as a guest legal analyst and featured Defense Lawyer three times since leaving his role as an Assistant State Prosecuting Attorney.  Rich served the State of Ohio in Lorain County and Marion Counties and was additionally appointed to serve as a Special Prosecutor in Stark and Wayne Counties during his tenure with the Government.  Anthony has...

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Practice Areas

Payments & Fees

Payment Types

Cash, Check, Credit Card


Hourly ($150-$225/hour)

Client Reviews

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Professional and assertive

Posted by: Chris about 2 years ago.

Anthony did a fantastic job in keeping everyone's feet on the ground in a very stressful situation. He is not going to sugar coat the situation...

A True Professional - Highly Recommend

Posted by: Chad about 2 years ago.

I enlisted Anthony's services for a family member in need. He worked with the both of us in a professional, adequate fashion and delivered the best...
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Kreig J Brusnahan
Kreig Brusnahan

Avon Lake, OH

About 2 years ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I endorse this lawyer.
Laura Ann Perkovic
Laura Perkovic
About 2 years ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I endorse this lawyer. He is well respected by colleagues for his professionalism, experience and trial advocacy skills.
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1996 License Status: Active for the state of Ohio.
Last updated by Avvo: 07/19/2014
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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1999 – 2007

Lorain/Marion County Prosecutor's Office


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1996 JD - Juris Doctor in Trial Advocacy

University of Akron School of Law


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2008 Appreciation Award-Trial Preparation

Lorain County Association of Fire Investigators


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2007- present Board of Directors

Ohio Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers

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Showing 2 of 8 publications

2013 Police: Woman’s ‘stranger’ rape claim not truthful

Chronicle Telegram

2013 The $157,352 jail inmate; Costs to keep accused murderer Vincent Jackson Jr. in jail mounting

Lorain Mourning Journal

Speaking Engagements

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2013 Special Operations Division

at Superstar Series

2011 Trial Prep and Current Issues for Cross-examination

at Northern Ohio Fire & Arson Seminar

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