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I have been practicing criminal defense since 1975. I defend white collar, blue collar, and no collar cases in federal, state and local courts. I take great pride in my work for those accused of crimes or who are under investigation. I do everything within my power to achieve an optimum result for my clients. I love my work and my career.


Practice areas


  1. Criminal Defense: 100%
    41 years



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Contact info

Schuh & Goldberg LLP

2662 Madison Road
Cincinnati, OH, 45208


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Best Lawyers in AmericaBest Lawyers in America2015
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2015
Best LawyerBest Lawyers2014
Super LawyerOhio Super Lawyers2014
Best LawyerBest Lawyers in America2012
Ohio Super LawyersThompson Reuters2012
Ohio Super LawyersThompson Reuters2011
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Ohio Super LawyersThompson Reuters2009
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Ohio Super LawyersThompson Rueters2008
Best LawyerBest Lawyers in America2007
Ohio Super LawyersThompson Reuters2006
Best LawyerBest Lawyers in America2006
Ohio Super LawyerN/A2005
Jim Looker Award for excellence in criminal defenseGreater Cincinnati Defense Lawyers Assn.2002
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PartnerSchuh & Goldberg, LLP1975 - Present
Association namePosition nameDuration
Ohio State Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Cincinnati Bar AssociationMemberN/A
National Association of Criminal Defense LawyersMemberN/A
Greater Cincinnati Criminal Defense Lawyers AssociationPast PresidentN/A
American Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Association of Trial Lawyers of AmericaMemberN/A
Ohio Association of Criminal Defense LawyersMemberN/A
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
State v GallegosTrial court granted a motion to supress all the marijuana and charges were dismissed.
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School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Northern Kentucky University, Salmon P. Chase College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1975
University of CincinnatiEducationBS - Bachelor of Science1970
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Greater Cincinnati Criminal Defense Lawyers AssociationAttorney Fees2012