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William Lee Geary

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

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

  1. Divorce: 50%
  2. Litigation: 20%
  3. Family: 20%
  4. Child Support: 9%
  5. Mediation: 1%

Payment

Fees:

Hourly ($300-375/hour)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

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  • Jeffrey Thomas Perry

    From Mr. Geary's contributions to Avvo users’ questions, he’s clearly a skilled and highly knowledgeable lawyer. Given his excellent advice, I recommend Mr. Geary to provide best-in-class legal guidance and representation.

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    Jeffrey Perry Lawsuits and disputes Attorney
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  • Holly Patricia Regoli

    I highly recommend Mr. Geary for your family law needs. He has demonstrated a high degree of excellence to meet your legal needs.

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    Holly Regoli Divorce and separation Attorney
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Contact info

Law Offices of William L. Geary Co LPA

155 W Main St
Columbus, OH, 43215-5000

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
OHActive197905/15/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Awards
Award nameGrantorDate granted
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2015
Top 100 Trial LawyersNational Trial Lawyers2015
Best LawyerBest Lawyers2015
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2014
AMJUR BOOK AWARD CONTRACTS I AND IIAMERICAN JURISPRUDENCE1979
AMJUR BOOK AWARD SECURED TRANSACTIONSAMERICAN JURISPRUDENCE1979
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Owner/AttorneyLaw Offices of William L. Geary Co. LPA1995 - Present
PARTNERHAMILTON, KRAMER, MYERS AND CHEEK1979 - 1995
Associations
Association namePosition nameDuration
Columbus Bar AssociationBAR ADMISSIONS COMMITTEE2013 - Present
U.S. Federal Court Southern District of OhioLicensedN/A
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
Ohio State UniversityN/ABA1974
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Real Estate LawReal Estate Law1995
Real Estate LawReal Estate Law1994
Business LawBusiness Law1976
Business LawBusiness Law1975