John Alan Ams

John Alan Ams

Criminal Defense Attorney

Youngstown, OH





No Misconduct

Practice Areas

Payments & Fees

Payment Types

Cash, Check, Credit Card


Contingent (33%), Fixed (Sometimes), Hourly ($175-$225/hour), Retainer (Sometimes)

Client Reviews

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Posted by: Carla about 1 year ago.

Attorney John Ams is extremely knowledgeable. He is kind and fights for his clients. While keeping me well informed, it was my decision to take this...

Excellent Attorney

Posted by: Carrie over 1 year ago.

John was very responsive, returned all calls and e-mails with in 24 hrs (usually immediately unless he was in court). He kept me well informed during...
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Ronald David Yarwood
Ronald Yarwood

Youngstown, OH

Over 1 year ago

Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter

Mr. Ams is a bright lawyer who advances his client's position in a professional manner. With John matters can be resolved with a hand shake. One of...
Edward Joseph Hartwig
Edward Hartwig

Boardman, OH

Over 1 year ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Attorney Ams is highly qualified and always prepared to take a case to trial if necessary. I have observed his work ethic and motivation to achieve...
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2002 License Status: Active for the state of Ohio.
Last updated by Avvo: 08/19/2014
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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2003 – 2008

Pfau, Pfau & Marando


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2002 JD - Juris Doctor in Law

University of Akron


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2013 Rising Star

Ohio Super Lawyers Magazine


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2003- present

Mahoning County Bar Association

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Speaking Engagements

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2014 Community Involvement

at Cuyahoga Falls Memorial Day Parade and Observance