Frank A Ray
Attorney Frank Ray is a President of Frank A. Ray Co., L.P.A., a law firm in Columbus, OH. As a lawyer in Columbus, Ohio, attorney Ray serves Franklin County, as well as clients throughout Ohio.
Areas of Practice
- Arbitration and Mediation
- Sports Law
Admitted to Practice Law
- 1973, Ohio; 1975, US District Court, Southern District of Ohio; 1976, US Supreme Court; 1977, US Tax Court and US Court of Appeals, Sixth Circuit; 1980, US District Court, Northern District of Ohio; 1983, US District Court, Eastern District of Michigan; 1987, US Court of Appeals, First Circuit
|:||The Ohio State University, BA, 1970|
|Law School||:||The Ohio State University, JD, 1973|
- Columbus (President, 2001-2002), Ohio State (Member, Negligence Law Committee, 1989-1998), American (Member, Special Committee on Economic Crime, Criminal Justice Section, 1976-1977) Bar Associations; Franklin County Trial Lawyers Association (President, 1987-1988); Ohio Academy of Trial Lawyers (President, 1989-1990); The Association of Trial Lawyers of America (State Delegate, Ohio, 1990-1992); American Inns of Court (President, Robert M. Duncan Chapter, 1992-1993); American Board of Trial Advocates (Ohio Chapter, President-Elect, 2002-2003); Million Dollar Advocates Forum; Board of Bar Examiners, Ohio Supreme Court, 1992-1995; Rules Advisory Committee, Ohio Supreme Court, 1995-1999; Board of Directors, Legal Aid Society of Columbus, 2012-present
Recipient, National Award of Distinctive Service, National District Attorneys Association, 1977; Professionalism Award, 1997 & Bar Service Medal, 2013, Columbus Bar Association. Professionalism Award, 2012 & Colley Award for Service to the Profession, 2014, Ohio Chapter, American Board of Trial Advocates. Co-Author: Personal Injury Litigation Practice in Ohio, National Business Institute, Inc., 1988, 1991. Board of Editors, Manual for Complex Litigation, 4th Ed., Federal Judicial Center, 1999-2004. Director: Economic Crime Unit, Assistant Prosecuting Attorney, Franklin County, Ohio, 1973-1975; Economic Crime Project, National District Attorneys Association, Washington, D.C., 1975-1976. Chief Counsel, Civil Division, Office of the Franklin County Prosecuting Attorney, 1976-1977, 1978. Associate: Brownfield, Kosydar, Bowen, Bally & Sturtz, 1977-1978; Michael F. Colley Co., L.P.A., 1979-1983. Owner, Frank A. Ray Co., L.P.A., 1983-1993, 1998-2006, and 2011--; Ray & Todaro Co., L.P.A., 1993-1994; Ray, Todaro & Alton Co., L.P.A., 1994-1996; Ray, Todaro, Alton & Kirstein Co., L.P.A., 1996-1997; Ray, Alton & Kirstein Co., L.P.A., 1997-1998. Partner, Chester, Willcox & Saxbe LLP, 2006-2011. Fellow: American College of Trial Lawyers; Roscoe Pound Foundation; Ohio Academy of Trial Lawyers; Ohio State Bar Foundation; Columbus Bar Foundation; International Society of Barristers; National Academy of Distinguished Neutrals (Certified as a Civil Trial Specialist by National Board of Trial Advocacy)
Born: Lafayette, Indiana, January 30, 1949
Captain, U. S. Army Reserve, Infantry, 1970-1976
Frank A. Ray Co., L.P.A.
P. O. Box 21444
Columbus, Ohio 43221
Frank A. Ray Co., L.P.A. was founded in 1983. Frank A. Ray Co., L.P.A. is located in Franklin County Ohio.
Services as mediator and arbitrator for broad variety of civil disputes