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Douglas A. Ball

Douglas A. Ball

Douglas A. Ball, Attorney at Law
  • DUI & DWI, Divorce, Family Law ...
  • Ohio
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Summary

No matter the case, we will find a way to help you For an experienced attorney who will fight for you, you've come to the right place. At our firm in Cincinnati, OH, our primary mission is to stand up for the rights of our clients. Whether you've had an OVI/DUI/DUS, are facing criminal charges, or are in the middle of a family law dispute involving a divorce, dissolution or custody issue, Douglas A. Ball will provide you with experienced legal advice and counsel. Most people don't know how the law works, or how to make sure that others don't take advantage of them in legal cases. Do not take chances with your case. Hire an experienced attorney who knows how to defend his clients. Come see Douglas A. Ball in Batavia or call him for a free telephone consultation today.

Education
University of Cincinnati College of Law
J.D. (1990) | Law
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University of Cincinnati
B.A. (1986) | Broadcasting
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Diploma (1982) | Drama, Music, Performing Arts
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Professional Experience
Owner
Douglas A. Ball, Attorney at Law
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Extensive experience in litigation focusing on Domestic Relations, Criminal Law, OVI/DUI/DUS, Juvenile Law, Civil Law and Personal Injury
Assistant Public Defender
Clermont County Public Defender's Office
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• Handled voluminous dockets in Municipal and Common Pleas Courts. • Extensive Bench and Jury Trial experience, as well as Motion and Discovery practice.
Referee/Magistrate
Clermont County Domestic Relations Court
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Presided over all aspects of cases heard in the Domestic Relations division of the Common Pleas Court, including custody and support determinations, domestic violence and contempt motions.
Law Clerk, Legal Intern & Attorney
Schuh & Goldberg
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Upon Becoming a licensed attorney was an Associate handling criminal and civil matters including bench and jury trials.
Publications
Articles & Publications
Tedrick v. Tedrick, 12th Circuit Court of Appeals
The Ohio Supreme Court
Speaking Engagements
Douglas A. Ball, Attorney at Law, Clermont County Bar Association
Clermont County Bar Association
In depth presentation on the Intoxilyzer 8000 being used to measure breath alcohol in OVI/DUI cases.
Certifications
Field Sobriety Testing
National Highway Safety Transporation Association
Awards
Above and Beyond Continuing Education
Ohio Bar College
Completion of 24 hours or more of continuing education during a mandatory reporting period to the Ohio Supreme Court.
Professional Associations
American Bar Association (ABA)
Member
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Activities: Continuing Legal Education, Research
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Court of Common Pleas, Division of Domestic Relations
Chariman of the Domestic Relations Committee
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Cincinnati Museum Center
Docent
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Activities: Lead Rotunda Tours at the Cincinnati Museum Center, as well as Subway, Brewery and various other tours.
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National Highway Safety Transporation Association
Member
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Activities: The SAME Certification as police officers have to conduce field sobriety testing.
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Ohio Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (OACDL)
Member
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Ohio State Bar Association
Member
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Clermont County Bar Association
Member
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Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Ohio
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Fees
  • Free Consultation
    Up to a 30 minute free telephone or in person consultation.
  • Credit Cards Accepted
    American Express, Visa, MasterCard & Discover
  • Contingent Fees
    On Personal Injury Cases and other cases by exception.
  • Rates, Retainers and Additional Information
    Each case is different and I will discuss the retainer with you upon consultation.
Practice Areas
    DUI & DWI
    Divorce
    Collaborative Law, Contested Divorce, Military Divorce, Property Division, Same Sex Divorce, Spousal Support & Alimony, Uncontested Divorce
    Family Law
    Adoption, Child Custody, Child Support, Father's Rights, Guardianship & Conservatorship, Paternity, Prenups & Marital Agreements, Restraining Orders, Same Sex Family Law
    Juvenile Law
    Personal Injury
    Animal & Dog Bites, Brain Injury, Car Accidents, Construction Accidents, Motorcycle Accidents, Premises Liability, Truck Accidents, Wrongful Death
    Domestic Violence
    Domestic Violence Criminal Defense, Domestic Violence Restraining Orders, Victims Rights , Victims Rights
    Civil Rights
    Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), Discrimination, Employment, Fair Housing, Police Misconduct, Privacy Law
    White Collar Crime
    Criminal Law
    Criminal Appeals, Drug Crimes, Expungement, Fraud, Gun Crimes, Internet Crimes, Sex Crimes, Theft, Violent Crimes
    Probate
    Probate Administration, Probate Litigation, Will Contests
    Appeals & Appellate
    Civil Appeals, Federal Appeals
Languages
  • English: Spoken, Written
Websites & Blogs
Website
Douglas A. Ball, Attorney at Law
Contact & Map
Owner
233 E. Main Street, Suite 3
Batavia, OH 45103
Telephone: (513) 732-5900
Cell: (513) 520-4740
Fax: (513) 732-5904