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  • 13 Feb 2017 10:15 AM | Kim Fantaci (Administrator)

    Following a district competition that involved more than 3,000 Ohio high school students, about 1,000 students – representing 110 teams – will compete regionally on Feb. 10 in the Ohio Center for Law-Related Education’s 34th Annual Ohio Mock Trial Competition.


  • 13 Feb 2017 10:13 AM | Kim Fantaci (Administrator)

    During a Feb. 9 Courtroom ceremony filled with family and friends, R. Patrick DeWine, the 158th Justice of Ohio Supreme Court, took his ceremonial oath of office.



  • 13 Feb 2017 10:13 AM | Kim Fantaci (Administrator)

    The Ohio Board of Professional Conduct today released its 2016 annual report, highlighting its consideration of disciplinary cases involving Ohio judges and lawyers and a significant expansion of the Board’s education and outreach activities.


  • 13 Feb 2017 9:28 AM | Kim Fantaci (Administrator)

    The OWBA has released it's 2017 Winter Newsletter. Click here to view.

  • 10 Feb 2017 12:39 PM | Kim Fantaci (Administrator)

    At a courtroom ceremony on Feb. 6, the Ohio Supreme Court dedicated the portrait of former Justice Judith Ann Lanzinger.


  • 08 Feb 2017 4:00 PM | Kim Fantaci (Administrator)

    The Ohio Women's Bar Association is seeking nominations for their Diversity and Inclusion Sponsor and Champion Award, and Family Friendly Award, which will be presented at the 2017 Annual Meeting Luncheon on Friday, May 12. We encourage you to nominate candidates that you deem appropriate to earn the honor of these prestigious awards. For more information and to submit a nomination please follow the links below:

    The deadline for submissions is March 17, 2017. If you have any questions or would like to submit a nomination form via e-mail or mail please contact the OWBA office at or 866-932-6922.

    We hope to see you at our 2017 Annual Meeting and Conference on May 11-12! For more information about the conference and to register please visit our website here.

  • 06 Feb 2017 10:25 AM | Kim Fantaci (Administrator)

    An acting Middletown Municipal Court judge was appointed to the Butler County Common Pleas Court on Feb. 3 by Gov. John R. Kasich.


  • 01 Feb 2017 12:00 PM | Kim Fantaci (Administrator)

    Ohio Supreme Court Chief Justice Maureen O’Connor today applauded Gov. John Kasich’s proposal to expand access to the state’s prescription drug monitoring program, known as the Ohio Automated Rx Reporting System (OARRS), to include the state’s drug courts.


  • 31 Jan 2017 2:20 PM | Kim Fantaci (Administrator)

    The Ohio Supreme Court today announced the availability of a model language access plan. The model plan assists local courts in meeting their obligations under federal law to ensure access to justice for litigants with limited English proficiency and those who are deaf or hard of hearing.


  • 30 Jan 2017 2:49 PM | Kim Fantaci (Administrator)

    Two assistant county prosecutors will become judges on Feb. 6 after their appointment to the Hamilton County Municipal Court by Gov. John R. Kasich on Jan. 27.


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