Crabbe, Brown & James’ dedication to
service is our hallmark. We have effectively served a wide spectrum of
clients, including Fortune 500 corporations and privately held
businesses, nonprofit institutions, governmental entities, and
With the tremendous explosion of litigation, our
firm’s trial practice has grown steadily, and includes defense
litigation as well as regulatory, legislative and general corporate
matters. Our litigation practice includes tort liability defense litigation
as well as environmental and corporate litigation, errors and
omissions, and malpractice litigation.
Crabbe, Brown & James’ practice areas
include: business law, health law, intellectual property, litigation,
environmental law, insurance defense, products liability, employer
liability and workers’ compensation, governmental law,
professional liability, real estate, estate planning and probate
litigation, international business, criminal defense, domestic
relations and family law, telecommunications, computer law, corporate
law, labor and employment, medical malpractice, and education law,
zoning, real estate and estate matters.
In order to meet our clients’ ever growing
needs, Crabbe, Brown & James has attorneys in three offices in Ohio:
Columbus, Cincinnati and Lancaster.
500 S. Front St.
Columbus, OH 43215
111 S. Broad Street
Lancaster, OH 43130
30 Garfield Place
Cincinnati, OH 45202
1370 Ontario Street
Our firm emphasizes cooperation rather than competition. Our clients
benefit from this because they have the expertise of the entire firm
available to resolve their legal issues.
We are proud of our cultural and ethnic diversity,
with women and minority lawyers as partners in our offices. Some of our
attorneys are fluent in Spanish, Portugese and French.
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We seek to understand our clients’ businesses in order to
effectively serve their needs.
While many of our services are billed at an hourly
rate, we discuss different fee structures based upon our clients’
requirements. Blended rates, flat rates per function, contingency
arrangements, and annual retainers are all fee agreements we offer to our
As long time participants in community affairs, the firm and its members
have always assumed a leadership role in civic, cultural, educational and
philanthropic endeavors. Our attorneys have participated in organizations
such as the Martin Luther King Jr. Complex, Columbus Museum of Art,
Rickenbacker Port Authority, Columbus Zoo, Greater Columbus Convention
and Visitors Bureau, Neighborhood House, United Way, Big Brothers - Big
Sisters, Commission on Spanish Speaking Affairs, Hispanic Alliance,
Maryhaven Alcohol and Drug Addiction Treatment Center, Rosemont Center,
Hannah Neil House, YMCA, First Knight Columbus, The Jazz Arts Group, and