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Highly skilled attorney with 28 years of legal and management experience. Competencies include litigation, appellate law, constitutional law, governmental regulations, contract review, administrative law, and court administration. Twelve years as Fayette County, Ohio Prosecuting Attorney plus two years at the Ohio Attorney General’s Office. Exceptional ability to identify issues, sharp negotiation skills to divert potential legal problems and offer strategic solutions. Excellent persuasive writing skills, strong organizational skills, combined with leadership, mentoring, and management experience. Extensive criminal and civil trial experience. Extremely well versed in appellate matters.

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Practice areas

Licensed

  1. Criminal Defense: 45%
    29 years, 1.5 thousand cases
  2. Appeals: 40%
    29 years, 300 cases
  3. Medical Malpractice: 5%
    5 years
  4. Elder Law: 5%
    5 years
  5. Chapter 7: 5%
    5 years

Payment

Fees:

Hourly ($250/hour)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

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Contact info

STEVEN H. ECKSTEIN, ESQ.

111 S. Fayette St.
Washington Court House, OH, 43160

STEVEN H. ECKSTEIN, ESQ.

111 S. Fayette St.
Washington Court House, OH, 43160

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Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
OHActive198608/01/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Awards
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Health Care FraudUS Department of Health and Human Services1997
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Attorney-at-LawSteven H. Eckstein, ESQ.2012 - Present
Assistant Court AdministratorFranklin County Municipal Court2007 - 2012
Assistant Attorney GeneralOhio Attorney General's Office2005 - 2007
ProsecutorFayette County Prosecuting Attorney's Office1993 - 2005
Attorney-at-LawSteven H. Eckstein, ESQ.1991 - 1993
DirectorFayette County Child Support Enforcement Agency1987 - 1991
Associations
Association namePosition nameDuration
United States District Court / Northern District of OhioMember2005 - Present
Unites States Supreme CourtMember1988 - Present
United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth CircuitMember1987 - Present
Ohio Supreme CourtMember1986 - Present
United States District Court / Southern District of OhioMember1986 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
State v. BonhamNot Guilty
State v. Allen Vineyardaffirmed
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Education
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Ohio Northern UniversityLawJD - Juris Doctor1986
Excelsior CollegeGeneral SciencesBS - Bachelor of Science1978
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Fayette County MRDDSpecial Education2009