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Antony "Tony" Abboud is a partner and one of the proud founders of Gounaris Abboud, LPA. Mr. Abboud is currently licensed to practice law in the State of Ohio and the United States District Court for the Southern District of Ohio. He belongs to the Ohio State Bar Association, Dayton Bar Association, and Greene County Bar Association and the Dayton Bar Committee for Criminal Justice.

His experience as a former City Prosecutor has given him extensive knowledge on how DUI Offenses and Criminal offenses are prosecuted. He has taken this knowledge and created a formula to defend his clients in all DUI and Criminal matters.

In addition to his experience as a City Prosecutor, Mr. Abboud has been involved in several successful jury trials, including a Murder trial where the jury found his client not guilty of Murder in the 1st Degree, an offense that is punishable for life imprisonment. Mr. Abboud has also handled multiple successful criminal and civil cases in the United States District Court for the Southern District of Ohio. 

Mr. Abboud is a Montgomery County DUI and Criminal lawyer who handles all aspects of Ohio DUI and Criminal Defense, including arrests, trial, hearings, and all issues that you may face during a DUI and Criminal charge. Mr. Abboud is also a highly qualified family law attorney and personal injury attorney within the State of Ohio.


University of Dayton, Bachelor of ArtsUniversity of Dayton, School of Law, Juris Doctor


State of OhioUnited States District Court, Southern District of OhioUnited States Courts of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit

Former Positions:

City of Vandalia Prosecutor

City of Vandalia Acting Magistrate




Languages spoken: English, Arabic, Spanish

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Practice areas


  1. Criminal Defense: 100%
    12 years, 1 thousand cases



Hourly ($150-200/hour), Free consultation (60 minutes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

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  • Michael S. Waddington

    I endorse Antony. He is a highly skilled attorney that is well respected in the legal community.


    Michael Waddington Military law Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Jeremiah Justin Denslow

    Tony is a pillar of the Dayton legal community.


    Jeremiah Denslow DUI and DWI Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact info

Gounaris Abboud, LPA

130 West Second Street, Suite 2000
Dayton, OH, 45402-1502


We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Super LawyerSuperLawyers2015
Rising StarOhio Super Lawyers2014
Rising StarOhio Super Lawyers2013
Top 100 Trial LawyersNational Trial Lawyers Association2013
Rising Star 2012Super Lawyers2012
Rising Star 2011Ohio Super Lawyers2011
CALI awardUniversity of Dayton, School of Law2004
Dean's ScholarshipUniversity of Dayton School of Law2000
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
AttorneyGounaris Abboud, Co., LPA2010 - Present
Prosecuting AttorneyCity of Vandalia Prosecutor's Office2008 - 2009
AttorneyAntony A. Abboud, Co LPA2008 - 2009
Associate AttorneySkelton, McQuiston, Gounaris & Henry2004 - 2008
Association namePosition nameDuration
National Trial Lawyers AssociationMember2013 - Present
Ohio Association of Criminal Defense LawyersMember2012 - Present
National Association of Criminal Defense LawyersMember2012 - Present
Ohio State Bar AssociationMember2005 - Present
Federal Bar AssociationMemeber2004 - Present
Greene County Bar AssociationMember2004 - Present
Dayton Bar AssociationMember2004 - Present
Gounaris Abboud, Co., LPAAttorneyN/A
Dayton Bar Committee for Criminal JusticeMemberN/A
American Bar AssociationMember2006 - 2009
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
State of Ohio vs. Lawrence Stamps (CA23541)reverse and remand
State of Ohio vs. Van R. Wilson (CA 23167)reverse and remand
State of Ohio vs. Oliver McGuire (09 CR 3580)Granting Defendant's Motion to Suppress
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Publication nameTitleDate
whiotv.comFacing a DUI? 4 Things you need to know2010
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Dayton School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2004
University of DaytonCriminologyBA - Bachelor of Arts2000
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Miami ValleyPersuasive Public Speaking2010