also known as Chad Kettlewell, Chuck Kettlewell
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Charles Kettlewell is admitted in the state of Ohio and United States District Courts for both the Northern and Southern Districts of Ohio. Charles Kettlewell's practice concentrates on the field of legal ethics and primarily consists of representing lawyers on ethics and disciplinary matters, bar applicants in admissions matters, non-lawyers in unauthorized practice of law (“UPL”) matters, and providing representation and expert witness services in legal malpractice actions.
Charles Kettlewell has written hundreds of private advisory opinions for clients from solo practitioners to international law firms, has defended hundreds of attorney grievances, and has appeared as counsel on numerous occasions before Panels of the Board of Commissioners on Grievances and Discipline and the Board of Commissioners on Character and Fitness, as well as before the Supreme Court of Ohio.
Charles Kettlewell has written for Columbus Bar Briefs, which is published by The Daily Reporter, was a contributing author to Reflections on Life and the Law, published by the Columbus Bar Association, and has taught over 200 hours of CLE courses on legal ethics and professionalism to various bar organizations and government agencies, including: The Ohio State Bar Association (OSBA); The Supreme Court of Ohio Judicial College; The Ohio Attorney General’s Office; Ohio Lawyer’s Assistance Program (OLAP); The Supreme Court Board on the Unauthorized Practice of Law; The Ohio Prosecutor’s Association; The Stark County Academy of Trial Lawyers; Franklin County Trial Lawyer’s Association; The Ohio Forum of Estate Planning Attorneys; Association of Professional Responsibility Lawyers (APRL); and, continuing education sponsors such as Lorman, PESI, and NBI.
Charles Kettlewell is a member of the ABA Center for Professional Responsibility, APRL, and the Ohio State and Columbus Bar Associations. Charles also currently serves as the Ethics Chair for the Central Ohio Association for Justice.
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|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|2016 Lawyer of the Year Ethics & Professional Responsibility Law||Best Lawyers in America||2015|
|2015 Best Lawyers in Legal Ethics & Professional Responsisbility||Best Lawyers in America||2014|
|2014 Best Lawyers - Ethics & Professional Responsibility Law||Best Lawyers in America||2013|
|Fellow||American Bar Foundation||2013|
|2012 Top Lawyers in Columbus||Columbus CEO||2012|
|2013 Best Lawyers - Ethics & Professional Responsibility Law||Best Lawyers in America||2012|
|AV Preeminent Peer Review Rating||Martindale-Hubbell||2012|
|2012 Best Lawyers Lawyer of the Year in Ethics in Columbus||Best Lawyers in America||2012|
|Top Lawyer 2011||Columbus Business First||2011|
|Best Lawyer - Ethics & Professional Responsibility Law||Best Lawyers in America||2011|
|Best Lawyer - Ethics & Professional Responsibility Law||Best Lawyers in America||2010|
|Owner||Charles J. Kettlewell LLC||2011 - Present|
|Partner||Kettlewell & Donchatz LLC||2009 - 2011|
|Partner||CCDKO LLP||2006 - 2009|
|Partner||Kettlewell & Kettlewell LLC||2000 - 2006|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|Central Ohio Association for Justice||Director||2015 - Present|
|Central Ohio Association for Justice||Ethics & Professional Responsibility Chair||2010 - Present|
|Association of Professional Responsibility Lawyers||Member||2000 - Present|
|American Bar Association, Center for Professional Responsibility||Member||2000 - Present|
|Ohio State Bar Association||Member||2000 - Present|
|COAJ - The Communicator||A Better Rule 1.15(d)||2011|
|Columbus Bar Lawyers Quarterly||HIDE AND GO SEEK Inventory Attorneys Chronicling Another's Cases||2011|
|Columbus Bar Briefs||Settling Malpractice Under the New Rules of Professional Conduct||2007|
|Reflections on Life and the Law||How to Survive Survive Your Worst Case Scenario||2006|
|Columbus Bar Briefs||From Bad to Worse, and How to Avoid Turning Malpractice into Discipline||2004|
|Capital University||N/A||Juris Doctorate||2000|