JOHN H. BATES
Attorney JOHN BATES is a Trial Attorney & Owner of John Bates, a law firm in Columbus, OH. As a lawyer in Columbus, Ohio, attorney BATES serves Franklin County, as well as clients throughout Ohio.
Areas of Practice
Admitted to Practice Law
- Admitted to practice of law: Ohio Bar, 1993; U.S. District Court, Southern District of Ohio, 1993; U.S. District Court, Northern District of Ohio, 1993; U.S. Court of Appeals, Sixth Circuit, 1993; U.S. Tax Court, 1994; U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Michigan, 1998; U.S. District Court, Western District of Michigan, 1998; U.S. Court of Appeals, Fourth Circuit, 1998; U.S. Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims, 2010.
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- Ohio State Bar Association, Columbus Bar Association, American Bankruptcy Institute, Ohio Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, Central Ohio Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, Central Ohio Association of Juvenile Lawyers, International Association of Arson Investigators, International Association of Auto Theft Investigators, AMVETS, Special Forces Association.
John Bates is a Columbus, Ohio based attorney who handles Criminal Defense, Traffic, Automobile Accidents, Bankruptcy, Personal Injury, Wrongful Death, Civil Protection Order (CPO), Divorce, Child Custody, and Juvenile Court cases. I practice in central Ohio, which includes Franklin, Delaware, Union, Morrow, Knox, Licking, Fairfield, Madison, Pickaway counties. I have been representing families and their legal needs since 1993. I represent clients at all levels of the Ohio state and federal court systems. With over 20+ years of trial and litigation experience, I am able to effectively handle your specific legal situation.
Born: Detroit, Michigan
Military Service: UNITED STATES ARMY RESERVE, COMMISSIONED OFFICER, September 1984 to March 1988: Supervised the administration of security clearances and intelligence documents for 500 military personnel. Utilized organizational, planning and leadership skills as executive officer, assistant battalion intelligence officer, and infantry platoon leader. Participated in education and training of soldiers in basic combat skills. Branched military intelligence/infantry, Special Forces, airborne qualified. Honorable discharge.
495 S. High Street
Columbus, Ohio 43215
John Bates is located in Franklin County Ohio.