John H. Cousins IV

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 Rising Stars: 2018 - 2020
Licensed Since: 2008
Practice Areas:
  • Family Law (80%),
  • Appellate (20%)
Attorney Profile

Growing up in Ohio, John H. Cousins IV learned the value of being part of a family. Today, as a husband and father, he earns a living by representing families in Columbus and throughout central Ohio that are facing legal issues. He is a partner at Grossman Law Offices, where he handles cases that involve child custody, divorce and other aspects of family law.

Mr. Cousins truly understands what is at stake when parents are setting up a plan for custody or a couple is trying to determine how their property will be divided. He is sensitive to the needs of everyone involved, especially children, and strives to empower clients to make informed decisions about how they should proceed with their case. Emotions often play a large role in these issues, which is why Mr. Cousins serves as an unbiased party who navigates the case with the client’s best interests in mind.

A former prosecutor, Mr. Cousins has extensive courtroom and appellate experience. Though he aims to help clients avoid litigation when possible, he is prepared to go to trial when necessary. He is a member of the Ohio State Bar Association and the Columbus Bar Association, which give him access to invaluable resources in the ever-evolving world of family law.

In 2005, Mr. Cousins earned a Bachelor of Arts from Ohio University. He then attended Capital University Law School, graduating with a Juris Doctor in 2008.

Mr. Cousins holds an Avvo “Excellent” rating, which is a reflection of his outstanding work ethic. And has been selected to the list of Super Lawyers Rising Stars since 2018.

In his spare time, Mr. Cousins enjoys spending time with his family, supporting Cleveland sports teams and exercising. He is also a licensed minister who has officiated a number of weddings for friends and family.

 
Practice Areas
Lawyer Practice Area Pie Chart

Family Law (80%): Alimony & Spousal Support, Child Support, Custody & Visitation, Dissolution, Divorce, Name Change, Paternity, Prenuptial Agreements, Marital Property, Same Sex Family Law, Father's Rights

Appellate (20%): Appeals

Focus Areas

Alimony & Spousal Support, Child Support, Custody & Visitation, Dissolution, Divorce, Name Change, Paternity, Prenuptial Agreements, Marital Property, Same Sex Family Law, Father's Rights, Appeals

Selections

top-imageSelected to Rising Stars for 3 years

Rising Stars: 2018 - 2020

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About John Cousins IV

Admitted: 2008, Ohio

Professional Webpage: https://www.grossmanlawoffices.com/our-team/john-h-cousins-i...

Honors/Awards:

  • Attorney John Cousins has been selected to the list of Super Lawyers Rising Stars since 2018., Super Lawyers Rising Stars, 2019

Bar/Professional Activity:

  • Columbus Bar Association, Member
  • United States District Court Southern District of Ohio, 2010
  • American Bar Association, Member
  • Ohio, 2008
  • Ohio State Bar Association, Member

Scholarly Lectures/Writings:

  • Presenter, Preserving the Record for Appeal, Ohio State Bar Association, 2015
  • Presenter, Preserving the Record for Appeal and Reviewing the Record for Briefing, Office Of The Franklin County Prosecuting Attorney, 2015
  • Presenter, To Appeal or Not to Appeal, Columbus Bar Association, 2016

Educational Background:

  • Ohio University, B.A., 2005
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Office Location for John H. Cousins IV

32 West Hoster Street
Suite 100
Columbus, OH 43215

Phone: 614-221-7711

Fax: 614-221-7145

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Last Updated: 5/17/2019

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