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Diane Lynn Dougherty

Criminal defense Attorney at Akron, OH

5.0   1 review
  • Licensed for 35 years
    State OH
    Acquired 1988
    Active No misconduct found

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About Diane

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Practice areas
  1. Criminal defense
    I handle all level of State offenses both misdemeanor and felony charges as well as traffic offenses. I also handle Federal Court criminal offenses.

    36 years

  2. Family
    I handle divorce and dissolution cases. I also handle parenting cases where the parties were never married as well as child support issues.

    36 years

  3. Juvenile law
    I handle all juvenile court related cases including but not limited to abuse,neglect and dependency cases as well as juvenile delinquency cases. I also handle private legal custody matters.

    36 years

  4. General practice
    My general practice consists of a variety of cases including landlord/tenant, personal injury, auto accidents, contract disputes and other civil matters. I am also an Ohio Supreme Court-trained Mediator.

    36 years

  5. Social Security & Disability
    I represent clients in Social Security Disability cases.

    19 years


Law Office of Attorney Diane L. Dougherty
209 S Main St.
8th Floor
Akron, OH, 44308-1320

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Posted by anonymous | June 6, 2007
Ms. Dougherty has provided me with legal advice from time to time. She is very informed and also very nice.


  • Free Consultation 15 minutes
  • Retainer Always
Payment methods
Cash, Check, Credit Card


AVVO RATING 7.1 (Very Good)

Work Experience

  • Part Time Magistrate
  • Medina Municipal Court
  • 2006 - Present
  • Attorney
  • Diane L. Dougherty, Attorney
  • 1988 - Present


  • University of Akron, C. Blake McDowell Law Center
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 1988
  • Bowling Green State University
  • BA - Bachelor of Arts
  • 1982


  • Ohio State Bar Association
  • Member
  • 2015 - Present
  • Ohio Association of Magistrates
  • Member
  • 2006 - Present
  • Medina County Bar Association
  • Member
  • 2006 - Present

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Criminal defense Attorney | Nov 21
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"I endorse this lawyer. I have had cases with Diane and she was always great to work with. She works hard to resolve cases in her clients' favor and is always very professional."
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Akron Criminal defense Lawyer Diane Lynn Dougherty
Diane Lynn Dougherty
Criminal defense Attorney
Akron, OH
Licensed for 35 years
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