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Robert William Dziech

Robert William Dziech

Practice areas:

Criminal Defense, DUI & DWI

About Me

Rob is a former Hamilton County Prosector who is dedicated to helping his clients. He has limited his practice to DUI, criminal and Juvenile cases and is ready to assist you in your Ohio or Kentucky matter. Learn more about Rob below:


 


Rob is a native Kentuckian who still loves his home State (Commonwealth). Rob is an olnly child who spent most of his childhood in Fort Thomas, Kentucky. Rob's Grandfather, William Wright, was the Asssistant Chief of Police in Fort Thomas and his parents, Rob and Billie, met at Highlands High School. Rob father is a retired Architect/Engineer and Rob's mother is a literature professor at the University of Cincinnati. Rob is an only child. Growing up Rob also lived in Boone County, Kentucky for a few years.


 


Rob was a "LIFER" at Summit Country Day School in Hyde Park, Ohio. Rob's parents sent him to Summit  because it was more diverse than Highland's at the time and provide a solid academic footing. Rob attended Summit from the time he was 3 years old until he graduated from high school. At Summit Rob played football and basketball (until he determined that he was heigth challenged). Rob credits the Summit for his strong belief in servant leadership. It is this belief that, in part, caused him to enter the legal profession.


 


Rob attended Wittenberg University for college. There he helped found Tiger Life, an organization that worked with underprivileged children in the Springfield schools. He also became active with the Wttenberg College Republicans and partcipated in a number of political campaigns. While at Wittenberg Rob also did course work at the University of Cincinnati (Criminal Justice Courses and Paralegal Courses) and volunteered with the Cincinnati Metropolitan Housing Authority and Legal Aid of Cincinnati/Hamilton County.


 


Rob attended Chase College of Law and graduated Cum Laude. While at Chase Rob clerked Robert E. Sanders and Associates.


 


Rob has work outside the legal field when he was young as a laborer for Wipper Construction and EGC construction, a customer service representative for 5/3 Bank and a pharmacist assistant at Mullaney's Pharmacy.


 


Rob was an Assistant Hamilton County Prosecutor from 1999 to 2006. He was the Chief Assistant Prosecutor in the Juvenile Division for 5 years. While at the Prosecutors office he did work on the Gang Task Force, the Riot Action Task Force and it is believed that he still holds the record for convicting the youngest murder in Ohio history, a ten year old who along with his 13 year old cousin raped and murdered his eight yea old sister.


 


In the legal field Rob has also done work with Lexis/Nexis.


 


Rob's has been published in the Duke Journal of Gender Law and Policy and the Cincinnati Bar Magazine. He was a law clerk and legal assixtant in the publication of the book Sexual Harassment in Higher Education:Reflections and New Perspectives.


 


Rob has also worked as a substitute adjunct professor and an assistant adjunct professor in paralegal studies at the University of Cincinnati.


 


Rob left the Prosecutor's Office to work at the Farrish Law Firm in 2006. While at the firm he has focused his practice on DUI, Juvenile and Criminal cases. He is a member of the National College of DUI Defense and is certfied to do the NHTSA Standardized Field Sobriety Tests. Rob considers his ability to assist his clients, in crisis, as the best part of his job. Finds fulfillment in his ability to serve. Rob has had a number of large media cases in his career both a  defense lawyer and as a prosecutor.


 


Rob still volunteers his time regularly. He has served as an Elder ans Session member at Covenant-First Presbyterian Church, a board member at Llanfair Retirement Community (Chair of Llanfairs Human Relations Commity), a member of the Presbyterian Child Welfare Association Property Board, Amberley Village Ward Chair, Amberley Village Precinct Executive, member for the Male Advisory for the Hamilton County Council on child abuse, been a Chase Law School First Year Mentor, mentored a student Mentee at Mt. Auburn International Academy, tutored at Vine Street Elementary and been a volunteer judge repeatedly for high school and college mock trial events.


 


Rob is the K6 Treasurer of the Booster Assicocation at Summit Country Day. He served on their Alumni Assocoation for years and was the president of that organization for two terms. He coordinates the yard markers for the varsity football games. He has coached his daughtes basketball team at Summit for years. Summit for Rob is "HOME" and he loves the time he is able to spend there.


 


Rob is married to Kelly, a teacher at the Fairfiled 9th Grade School and the proud father of Elizabeth.Rob and his family own one dog, a boxer lab mix, and a black cat.


 


Rob loves college football and basketball and will tell anyone who asks that he bleeds blue because he is a Kentucky Wildcat.


 


Rob is passionate about his clients and their interest. If you have a need he would love to help care for that need.


 

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1996

  1. DUI & DWI: 50%
  2. Criminal Defense: 50%

Payment

Fees:

Free Consultation (90 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

14 total 

  • Michael Alan Sheets

    I endorse this lawyer. Mr. Dziech can handle your legal matter in Ohio and Kentucky and has extensive knowledge in all criminal law areas.

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  • Joel DuBoff

    His efforts on behalf of clients is daunting. He cares and he fights hard to win. I endorse this lawyer.

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Contact Info

The Farrish Law Firm L.P.A.

810 Sycamore Street
Farrish Building, Sixth Floor
Cincinnati, OH, 45202

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
KYAuthorized to practice law200608/27/2013
OHActive199606/10/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
UKnight Distinguished Service AwardSummit Country Day Alumni Association2015
Cum LaudeChase Law School1996
CALI Excellence for the Future AwardCALI1996

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
PartnerThe Farrish Law Firm2006 - Present
Assistant Adjunct Professor Paralegal StudiesUniversity Of Cincinnati2000 - 2005
Chief Assistant Prosecutor Juvenile DivisionHamilton County Prosecutor's Office1999 - 2006
Customer Service RepresentativeLexis/Nexis1997 - 1998
AssociateRoetzel & Andress1997 - 1998
Substitute Adjunct Professor of Paralegal StudiesUniversity Of Cincinnati1996 - 2000
Law ClerkRobert E. Sanders & Associates1994 - 1996

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Federal Bar AssociationMember2012 - Present
Cincinnati Bar AssociationMemberN/A
National College of DUI DefenseMemberN/A
Ohio Association of Criminal Defense LawyersMemberN/A
National Association of Criminal Defense LawyersMemberN/A
Greater Cincinnati Criminal Defense Lawyers AssociationMemberN/A
Ohio State Bar AssociationMemberN/A

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
State v. Ryan WidmerNew trial granted after jury misconduct.

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Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
Duke University Journal of Gender Law and PolicyConcensual or Submissive Relationships: The Second Best Kept Secret1999
Cincinnati Bar Association ReportAttorneys and Nontraditional Employment Options1998

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Northern Kentucky University, Salmon P. Chase College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1996
Wittenberg UniversityPolitical ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts1993

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Juvenile Law, Underage Charges and Future ProspectsJuvenile Law, Underage Drinking, Sexting, Hazing2014
No Brown BagDriver's License Reinstatement2013
UC Learning Community Risk ManagementRisk Management2011
UC Honors PresentationJFS/DHS/ Dependency Neglect and Abuse2011
DUI 101/ Risk ManagementDUI/ Underage Offenses/ Risk Management2011
DUI 101/ Risk ManagementDUI/ Underage Offenses/ Risk Management2011
DUI 101/ Risk ManagementDUI/ Underage Offenses/ Risk Management2011
Ask the ExpertDUI/ Criminal Law2011
Lyons & Lyons Dive Into A DUI/ Key West SeminarHow to Approach a Prosecutor2009
Law DayCriminal Law2009
Lyons & Lyons Mock Trial SeminarDUI Mock Trial/Prosecutor2008
DUI 101/ Risk ManagementDUI/ Underage Offenses/ Risk Management2008
Lexis/Nexis Search StrategiesLexis/Nexis Search Strategies2004
SRO TrainingSRO Training/Juvenile Law2003
Citizens' Police AcademyJuvenile Law2003
Cincinnati Bench Bar ConferenceJuvenile Law2003
Juveniles: The Law & Education Forum & Expo.Juvenile Law2002
DUI SeminarDUI/ Criminal Law2002
Deer Park High School Drug Free SchoolsDrug Free Schools2002
Cincinnati Bar Association's New Lawyers TrainingJuvenile Law2002
Bench Bar ConferenceJuvenile Law2002
Shout It OutDrug and Crime Prevention2001
Juvenile JusticeJuvenile Law2001
In Focus/CiticableCincinnati Riots2001
Community Classroom ConnectionsJuvenile Law2001
Cincinnati Bench Bar ConferenceJuvenile Law2001
Cincinnati Bar Association's New Lawyer TrainingJuvenile Law2001
Sycamore Schools/Community Safety Council MeetingJuvenile Law2000