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  • 01 Mar 2019 1:41 PM | Kim Fantaci (Administrator)

    The Ohio Supreme Court has adopted amendments to its Rules of Practice that define an official record as the electronic version.

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  • 28 Feb 2019 12:28 PM | Kim Fantaci (Administrator)

    When thinking about famous scientists, there’s a stereotypical appearance. Whether it’s Albert Einstein, Thomas Edison, or even Bill Nye “the Science Guy,” the general association is that science is exclusive to older, white men. But there are countless others who’ve created revolutionary inventions.

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  • 28 Feb 2019 12:06 PM | Kim Fantaci (Administrator)

    The Ohio Board of Professional Conduct today announced March disciplinary hearings involving attorneys charged with professional misconduct.

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  • 22 Feb 2019 3:20 PM | Kim Fantaci (Administrator)

    The Ohio Supreme Court is filled with images that show how the state was built.

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  • 21 Feb 2019 3:21 PM | Kim Fantaci (Administrator)

    Teachers from around the state visited the Supreme Court this week to hear oral arguments, tour the Thomas J. Moyer Ohio Judicial Center, and get an inside assessment of Ohio’s judiciary and the other two branches of government.

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  • 21 Feb 2019 1:48 PM | Kim Fantaci (Administrator)

    Judges across the country are being encouraged to engage with their communities as part of a nationwide program to help inform and educate the public about the importance of courts and upholding the rule of law.

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  • 20 Feb 2019 4:36 PM | Kim Fantaci (Administrator)

    Eighth District Court of Appeals Judge Frank D. Celebrezze Jr. served as a visiting judge on the Ohio Supreme Court today and heard oral arguments in a case about whether the Public Utilities Commission of Ohio can impose a cost cap on an electric power distribution company’s energy efficiency and peak demand reduction program.

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  • 19 Feb 2019 4:36 PM | Kim Fantaci (Administrator)

    Family Friendly Award

    OWBA is at the forefront of a profession-wide effort to promote meaningful alternative work arrangements in both private and public practice. Established in 2003, the Family Friendly Award honors those legal employers in Ohio who best exemplify the commitment to work-life balance arrangements, and assures that lawyers can take care of their families and still pursue a successful career.

    The OWBA will award the 2019 Family Friendly Award at the Annual Meeting Luncheon on May 3, 2019. We are currently accepting nominations for this award. Click
    HERE to apply. The deadline to submit a nomination is March 15, 2019.


  • 19 Feb 2019 4:30 PM | Kim Fantaci (Administrator)

    Call for Nominations

    2019 Diversity & Inclusion Champion Award

    2019 Diversity & Inclusion Sponsor Award

    Presented by the Ohio Women’s Bar Association’s Diversity & Inclusion Committee

    The Ohio Women’s Bar Association’s Diversity and Inclusion Committee is pleased to recognize the exceptional efforts of individuals and organizations promoting the full and equal participation of diverse attorneys at all levels of the legal profession, with a particular focus on women, including women of color.

    The Committee will present the Diversity & Inclusion Champion Award to one company, firm or professional organization for its demonstrated leadership and sustained commitment to diversity and inclusion. The Committee will present the Diversity & Inclusion Sponsor Award to one legal professional who has individually championed the careers of women attorneys and the topic of diversity and inclusion.

    The awards will be presented during the Ohio Women’s Bar Association’s Annual Meeting and Luncheon on May 3, 2019.


    To learn more or nominate a firm click below!

    Champion Award

    Sponsor Award

    Deadline: Nominations Will Be Accepted until Friday, March 15, 2019.

    If you have any questions please contact OWBA Association Executive, Cassandra Shaffer at (866) 932-OWBA (6922).


  • 19 Feb 2019 3:27 PM | Kim Fantaci (Administrator)

    A new year brings a new website for a first-of-its kind regional judicial effort by states to combat the opioid epidemic.

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