Rachel A. Rinehardt




After graduating from New York University with a Bachelor of Arts in 2015, Rachel Rinehardt attended The Ohio State University Moritz College of Law and earned her Juris Doctor in 2018. While in law school, Ms. Rinehardt served as the Marketing Editor for The Ohio State Journal on Dispute Resolution and trained both in the public and private sectors. Ms. Rinehardt also had the opportunity during law school to spend a summer studying legal ethics and international business law at Oxford University in England.

Ms. Rinehardt first joined Crabbe, Brown & James as a law clerk in 2017 and has since proven to be a dedicated and dependable member of the firm. During her clerkship with the firm, Ms. Rinehardt was invited to continue her legal career with CBJ upon passing the Ohio Bar exam. Ms. Rinehardt was officially hired as an Associate after receiving bar results in October 2018.

Ms. Rinehardt’s practice focuses primarily on litigation – she works closely with Partners involved in general defense litigation and insurance coverage and investigation.

Professional Experience

Crabbe, Brown & James, LLP – Associate
Franklin County Prosecutor’s Office – Criminal Division – Extern
Crabbe, Brown & James, LLP – Law Clerk

Professional Accomplishments

Marketing Editor – Ohio State Journal on Alternative Dispute Resolution

Bar Admissions

State of Ohio
United States District Court for the Southern District of Ohio

Notable Publications, Significant Cases & Seminars

Contributor to the annual ALFA Compendiums on Transportation and Insurance


The Ohio State University Moritz College of Law, J.D., 2018
Oxford University, Summer, 2016
New York University, B.A., Individualized Study, cum laude, 2015