Columbus, Ohio Professional License Defense Attorneys
Law Firm OverviewGraff & McGovern, LPA is a government affairs and professional license defense law firm based in Columbus, Ohio and serves clients throughout the state. We defend licensed individuals, organizations, and businesses at Ohio State administrative boards and agencies including those in health care, real estate, construction, banking, and equine industries. We also serve as legal counsel and registered Executive Agency and Legislative Lobbyists, representing clients in matters related to government affairs and with Courts at the local, state, and federal levels.
The firms attorneys have more than 115 years of combined experience in administrative law and government relations representation. Three of the attorneys are Administrative Agency Law Specialist, a certification by the Ohio State Bar Association, currently awarded to only eight attorneys throughout the state.
The team at Graff & McGovern, LPA has a thorough understanding of professional licensing as well as matters that can affect business, trade, and professional organizations, and local governments that may benefit from a lawyer helping provide specialized knowledge and effective access to government.
Year this Office was Established: 2008
Areas of Law
Additional Areas of Law: Professional Licensure Defense; Government Affairs & Lobbying; Medical License Defense; Nursing License Defense; State Board of Pharmacy Licensing & Hearings; Architects Board, Landscape Architects Board Licensing & Hearings; Veterinary License Defense; Casino Control Commission Licensing & Hearings; Engineers & Surveyors Board Licensing & Hearings; Accountant License Defense; Construction Industry Licensing Board; Legislative Affairs; Executive Agency Rulemaking; Trade Association; Local Government; Public Records; Business Lawyer State Filings; Court of Claims; Government Contracts; Facilities Construction Commission; Elections Commission; Supreme Court.
Mr. Douglas Graff
Administrative Law, Regulatory Law
Mr. James McGovern
Administrative Law, Case Law, Election and Political Law, Ethics, Federal Law
Mr. John Izzo
Animal Law, Ethics, Family Law, Government, Malpractice
Mr. Levi Tkach
Debtor and Creditor, Ethics, Government, Malpractice, Professional Liability
Mr. Luther Liggett
Construction Law, Ethics, Government, Malpractice, Professional Liability
- Ohio State Bar Association
- Columbus Bar Association
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