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William L. Geary

W. GearyColumbus, Ohio
Attorney
phone: 614-228-1968
fax: 614-228-7630
contact: Contact Me

Practicing attorney since 1979. Extensive experience in litigation. Listed in the Bar Register of Preeminent Attorneys (a national publication), Delta Theta Phi. Recipient: American Jurisprudence Book Awards; Contracts, Secured Transactions; Products Liability; International Law. Licensed Real Estate salesperson, Ohio, 1975. Instructor, Business Law, Portsmouth Interstate Business College, 1975-1976. Member: Community Faculty Member Marion Technical College, 1994-1995. Franklin County Family Law Committee; Board of Directors, Community Mediation Services of Central Ohio, 1993-1996; Franklin County Common Pleas Court, Domestic Division, Mediator Accreditation Advisory Committee, 1993-1996.

Areas of Practice:

  • Family Law
  • Child Support
  • Custody & Visitation
  • Divorce
  • Child Custody
  • Visitation Rights
  • Spousal Support

Litigation Percentage:

  • 100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions:

  • Ohio, 1978
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Ohio, 1979

Education:

  • Ohio Northern University Pettit College of Law, Ada, Ohio, 1978
    • J.D.
    • Honors: Recipient, American Juris. Book Awards, Contract, Secured Transactions
    • Honors: Recipient, American Juris. Book Award, Products Liability
    • Honors: Recipient, American Juris. Book Award, International Law
  • Ohio State University, 1974
    • B.A.
  • Shawnee State College

Classes/Seminars Taught:

  • Instructor, Business Law, Portsmouth Interstate Business College, 1975 – 1976
  • Real Estate Law, Marion Technical College, 1994 – 1995

Honors and Awards:

  • Martindale-Hubbell’s AV Rating
  • Preminent Lawyers of America

Professional Associations and Memberships:

  • Columbus Bar Association
    • Member
  • Ohio State Bar Association
    • Member
  • Franklin County
    • Family Law Committee
  • Community Mediation Services of Central Ohio, 1993 – 1996
    • Board of Directors
  • Franklin County Common Pleas Court, Domestic Division, 1993 – 1996
    • Mediator Accreditation Advisory Committee
  • Delta Lambda Alumnae Group
    • Member

Past Employment Positions:

  • Marion Technical College, Community Faculty Member, 1994 – 1995
  • Hamilton, Kramer, Myers & Cheek, Partner, 1979 – 1995
  • Portsmouth Interstate Business College, Community Faculty Member, 1975 – 1976

Fraternities/Sororities:

  • Delta Theta Phi