About Our Law Firm


Attorney Susan Gwinn has represented thousands of clients over the years in Athens, Hocking, Jackson, Meigs, Vinton, and other counties in Ohio with legal matters including criminal defense, DUI defense, traffic violations, child custody, divorce, dissolution, estates, and much more. As a former Assistant Attorney General for 14 years, Susan Gwinn represented the State of Ohio in courts across Southeast Ohio concerning mental health matters. She has served on the Ohio State Bar Association Committee on Mental Disability Law and Family Law.

Susan Gwinn was also the Committee Chairperson in Athens County for the establishment of the first comprehensive rules for the Athens County Probate Court. She is licensed to practice law in the Ohio Supreme Court, the U.S. Federal District Court for the Southern District of Ohio, and the U.S. Supreme Court; plus she has served as an acting Athens Municipal Court Judge for four years.

Susan Gwinn represents clients in a number of areas of law. Susan Gwinn handles the following types of cases as well as other types of cases too numerous to mention:

  • Adoptions
  • Business Formation
  • Civil Litigation
  • Contracts
  • Criminal and Traffic
  • Deed Preparation
  • Domestic Relations/Family Law
  • Estate Administration and Trust Administration
  • Estate Planning and Trusts
  • Expungements and Sealings
  • Guardianships
  • Juvenile Court Matters
  • Land Contracts
  • Landlord-Tenant Matters
  • Living Wills and Health Care Powers of Attorney
  • Pet Trusts
  • Prenuptial Agreements
  • Powers of Attorney
  • Real Estate Closings
  • Real Estate Partition Actions
  • Real Estate Purchase Agreements
  • Real Estate Matters
  • Trust Preparation

If you need representation or legal advice, please don’t hesitate to reach out. Susan provides attorney services throughout southeastern Ohio, including the counties of Athens, Hocking, Jackson, Meigs, and Vinton.

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