Jacintha Kraft Balch Esq

Balch Law
Contact: (614) 224-2329
Law School: University of Michigan Law School - University of Michigan
Jurisdiction: Ohio


About Jacintha Kraft Balch Esq
Jacintha Kraft Balch is an Ohio Certified Specialist in Estate Planning, Probate and Trust, holds the highest Martindale Hubbell AV rating available to any lawyer, and has been named as one of Central Ohio's Top Lawyers in C.E.O. Magazine. She founded Balch Law in 1991. The firm's practice is dedicated to providing large firm experience with small firm attention.

She is a member of The Columbus Foundation's Professional Advisory Board, has served on the Columbus Jewish Foundation's Professional Advisory Board and as a Board Member of Lutheran Social Services of Central Ohio.

She is a frequent speaker at continuing legal education events and for community groups.

Practice Areas
  • Business Law
  • Elder Law
  • Estate Planning
  • Health Care Law
  • Probate
  • Real Estate Law
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Certified Specialist: Estate Planning, Probate & Trust (Ohio)
Professional Experience
Principal Attorney, Balch Law
Estate Planning, Probate, Trust, Health Law
Vice President-head of estate planning trust department, Huntington National Bank
Headed Estate Planning Department for major regional bank system's trust company
Attorney, Vorys, Sater, Seymour and Pease LLP
Estate Planning, Probate, Trust, Health Law
University of Michigan Law School - University of
Honors: cum laude; top legislation student award; Le Tourneau Award American College of Legal Medicine
Wittenberg UniversityB.A.English
Honors: Summa Cum Laude
multiple Leave a Legacy Award, Association of Fund Raising Professionals
Professional Associations
Professional Advisory Committee, The Columbus Foundation
Member, Ohio State Bar
Member, Columbus Bar Association
Activities: Former Chairperson Estate Planning Committee
probate section, Ohio State Bar Association
estate planning and probate committees, Columbus Bar Association
Activities: Estate Planning Committee former Chair person


Website: Website


Balch Law
1335 Dublin Rd
Suite 203A
Columbus, OH 43215
Telephone: (614) 224-2329
Fax: (614) 236-9921