Assigned Counsel / Guardians ad Litem


The Assigned Counsel Department is responsible for screening and appointing counsel to applicants who meet certain eligibility requirements pursuant to ORC 2151.352 and OAC 120-1-03.                   

Screening hours are Monday through Friday from
9am - 12pm and 1pm - 3pm at 373 S. High St., 5th Floor, Assigned Counsel Office.  For additional questions, please contact (614) 525-3248. 

Attorneys wishing to be on the Court Appointed Lists must complete the application process pursuant to Local Juvenile Rule 4


Listed below are additional resources available to appointed counsel: