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Bruce Williams

Criminal defense Attorney at Salem, OH

4.8   34 reviews

also known as C. Bruce Williams

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  • Licensed for 40 years
    State OH
    Acquired 1983
    Status
    Active No misconduct found

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

About Bruce

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"STRAIGHT SHOOTER" IS WHAT IS MOST OFTEN HEARD. UPFRONT AND HONEST WITH CLIENTS AND A HIGHEST ETHICAL RATING* WITH DECADES OF SUCCESS IN AND OUT OF THE COURTROOM WITH JURIES, COURTS AND PROBLEMS. *MARTINDALE-HUBBELL

 I have always put my clients first and have a reputation for results with integrity. 

I am active in our community as DIRECTOR of the Salem Area Chamber of Commerce, I am Past PRESIDENT of the Lawyers & Judges Association. Salem Regional Medical Center Legal Bioethics Committee, Salem Kiwanis Club PAST DISTINGUISHED PRESIDENT, International Delegate, Ohio District Legion of Honor, HIXSON FELLOW, City of Salem Design Review Board and Tax Review Board, FOUNDER St Paul Foundation, Salem Salvation Army Advisory BOARD CHAIRMAN and NAOC Delegate and WM BOOTH FELLOW. Ohio State Bar Foundation SUSTAINING LIFE FELLOW, Community Hospice Board, Rue Designated- Americas Best Attorneys, and Martindale-Hubbell- Highest Ethical Rating, SCOTTISH RITE Mason, Certified EAGLE SCOUT Instructor, Hope Cemetery Board, SALEM OHIO MAN OF THE YEAR, HEMSPN Board of Directors; Staff Officer US COAST GUARD A. EPHS Distinguished Alumni HALL OF  FAME.

Awards

Distinguished Peer Review Rating
Client's Choice 2017,2015
Client's Choice
2017 2015

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Location

Attorney C. Bruce Williams
1376 East State Street
Salem, OH, 44460-2327

Reviews

4.8 / 5.0
  34 customer reviews
Client's Choice 2017
Client's Choice
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Posted by Shawn | April 16, 2019
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
Exceptional Service
Mr. Williams was great in dealing with my mother's case. She has been going through medical issues and Mr. Williams was extremely accommodating. Specifically, he always took our calls and provided detailed updates along the way. Ultimately, we were able to resolve the matter with a great result. I highly recommend Mr. Williams and his office if you are dealing with a criminal issue.
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Response from Bruce Williams May 11, 2019
Thank you for the kind review Shawn- means a lot. I was glad to help and wish your mother well. God bless.
Posted by anonymous | January 29, 2019
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
Family
Bruce is a great lawyer and has helped me through some unfortunate situations. He goes above and beyond for his clinents. Highly recommend.

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Resume

AVVO RATING 10.0 (Superb)

Work Experience

  • Supervising Partner
  • Williams & Associates Co., LPA
  • 1983 - Present

Education

  • University of Akron
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 1983
  • Kent State University
  • BA - Bachelor of Arts
  • N/A

Sample of Legal Cases

  • Tomchik v. Stone etal
  • Successfully negotiated a settlement prior to court of $350,000.00
  • In Re: Family of Mr. N. C.
  • Resolved with a $3,000,000.00 settlement before filing suit.
  • G. G. v. Buzzard
  • Judgment of $5,500,000,000.00 in court.

Associations

  • Ohio State Bar Foundation
  • Sustaining Life Fellow
  • 2011 - Present
  • Ohio State Bar Association, Litigation Section
  • Executive Committee
  • 1983 - Present
  • Ohio State Bar Association
  • committee member
  • 1983 - Present
  • Ohio Association for Justice
  • litigation committee
  • 1983 - Present
  • Columbiana County Bar Association
  • Executive Committee
  • 1983 - Present
  • Mahoning County Bar Association
  • Senior Member / Chairman various committees
  • 1983 - Present
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Languages Spoken

  • English

Honors and Awards

  • Peer Review Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2017
  • Rue Ratings
  • Best Attorneys in America
  • 2015
  • Sustaining Life Fellow
  • Ohio State Bar Foundation
  • 2011
  • Multi Million Dollar Advocate
  • Million Dollar Advocates Forum
  • 1998
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Publications

  • National Business Institute Seminar
  • Negotiation and Mediation with Insurance Companies on Injury Cases
  • 2017
  • Akron Law Review
  • Editor
  • 1983

Speaking Engagements

  • CLE Seminar
  • Civil Litigation on Injury Cases
  • 2017

Attorney endorsements

Received (3)
Given (2)
Endorse Bruce
Litigation Attorney | Jun 27
Relationship: Worked together on matter
"Bruce Williams is honest, knowledgeable and hard-working. He puts his client first. I highly recommend him!"
General practice Attorney | Jun 05
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer."
Divorce and separation Attorney | Jan 30
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Bruce is a seasoned attorney with a passion for his practice. Also very personable, he is the go-to guy with courteous, knowledgeable and helpful employees."
General practice
Bankruptcy and debt

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Salem Criminal defense Lawyer Bruce Williams
Bruce Williams
Criminal defense Attorney
Salem, OH
Licensed for 40 years
Virtual consultation available