Anthony R. Auten

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Family Law Attorney in Columbus, OH

Grossman Law Offices
 | 32 West Hoster Street, Suite 100
Columbus, OH 43215
Phone: 614-221-7711
Fax: 614-221-7145
Selected To Super Lawyers: 2004 - 2020
Licensed Since: 1972
Practice Areas:
  • Family Law
Attorney Profile

Attorney Anthony R. Auten has been practicing law in Ohio for more than 40 years. Since 1990, he has practiced family law exclusively. At Grossman Law Offices in Columbus, Ohio, he works with matters involving divorce, child custody, child support, high-asset divorce and more. He represents a diverse variety of clients in Columbus and throughout central Ohio.

Mr. Auten graduated from Bowling Green State University with a degree in business administration. He earned his law degree from William & Mary Law School. He has been licensed to practice law in Ohio since 1972.

Prior to deciding to concentrate on family law, Mr. Auten worked as a prosecutor. At the age of 26, he was known for being the youngest prosecutor in the state of Ohio.

For his contributions to the legal field, Mr. Auten has earned the highest rating from the prestigious peer review service Martindale-Hubbell, that of AV Preeminent.* In 2012 he was featured in the publication "The Best Lawyers in America," and he has been listed as one of the top 50 lawyers in Columbus by Columbus Monthly.

Mr. Auten enjoys using his legal knowledge acquired throughout his years in practice to educate others. He has participated as a presenter at a variety of conferences and seminars and lectured for the Ohio State Bar Association.

Active in professional organizations, Mr. Auten belongs to the Columbus Bar Association, the Franklin County Bar Association, the Ohio State Bar Association and the Ashland County Bar Association, where he served as president in 1978. He is also a member of the Association Foundation Group, an organization composed of professionals who are involved with managing and raising funds for foundations.

*AV®, BV®, AV Preeminent® and BV Distinguished® are registered certification marks of Reed Elsevier Properties Inc., used in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies. Ratings reflect the anonymous opinions of members of the bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review Ratings fall into two categories – legal ability and general practice standards.

Practice Areas
  • 100%Family Law
Focus Areas

Child Support, Custody & Visitation, Divorce


Selected to Super Lawyers for 17 yearsbottom-image

Super Lawyers: 2004 - 2020

Certificates and Credentials

Ohio State Bar Association Certified Specialist

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About Anthony Auten

Admitted: 1972, Ohio

Professional Webpage:


  • AV® Preeminent™ Rating, Martindale-Hubbell®
  • Top 50 Columbus Lawyers-Columbus Monthly
  • Ohio Super Lawyer, every year since 2005
  • 2012 Best Lawyers in America

Bar/Professional Activity:

  • Columbus Bar Association
  • Ohio State Bar, 1972
  • American Bar Association
  • Ohio State Bar Association
  • Ashland County Bar Association, President, 1978
  • Franklin County Bar Association

Pro bono/Community Service:

  • Association Foundation

Scholarly Lectures/Writings:

  • Speaker, Ohio State Bar Association

Educational Background:

  • Bowling Green State University, B.A. in Business Administration, 1969
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Office Location for Anthony R. Auten

32 West Hoster Street
Suite 100
Columbus, OH 43215

Phone: 614-221-7711

Fax: 614-221-7145

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Last Updated: 9/23/2019

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