Mary Lewis Turner

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Family Law Attorney in Columbus, OH

Lewis Legal Solutions, LLC
4200 Regent St, Suite 200
Columbus, OH 43219
Phone: 614-963-9438
Selected to Rising Stars: 2018 - 2021
Licensed Since: 2011
Practice Areas: Family Law (60%), Employment Litigation: Plaintiff (30%), Estate Planning & Probate (10%)
Attorney Profile

Attorney Mary E. Lewis Turner is the founder and owner of Lewis Legal Solutions, LLC, in Columbus, Ohio. A top-ranked lawyer with nearly 10 years of total legal experience, Ms. Turner provides exceptional counsel and support to clients throughout Central Ohio who have legal needs involving any of the following:

· Family law and divorce, including child custody services

· Mediation

· Prenuptial agreements

· Severance agreements and other employment law matters

· Wills, trusts and estate planning

With the utmost compassion and integrity, Ms. Turner works closely with her clients who are seeking an end to their marriages to help them make the best-informed decisions regarding child custody and support, alimony, property division and all other related matters. Devoted to her clients' needs and committed to helping them achieve their goals and the favorable outcomes they seek as efficiently and cost-effectively as possible, she prefers to use mediation to help them resolve their conflicts and reach agreements without the need for expensive and time-consuming litigation.

In addition, Ms. Turner has received an appointment to serve with the Delaware County Domestic Relations Court to mediate complex and highly contentious divorce and child custody matters, and she achieved remarkable success helping her clients through some of the most difficult and emotionally challenging times in their lives.

Honored for her outstanding professionalism and service, Ms. Turner has earned consistent top rankings and endorsements from her peers along with numerous testimonials and referrals from her satisfied clients.

A lifelong resident of Columbus, Ms. Turner graduated from Miami University in Oxford, Ohio, and then she attended The Ohio State University Moritz College of Law, where she obtained her Juris Doctor in 2011. Along with maintaining a successful legal practice, she is also an active member of various local, state and national legal organizations, and she routinely gives back to her community through her involvement with civic and charitable organizations in her area.

Practice Areas
  • 60%Family Law
  • 30%Employment Litigation: Plaintiff
  • 10%Estate Planning & Probate
Focus Areas

Alimony & Spousal Support, Child Support, Custody & Visitation, Dissolution, Divorce, Prenuptial Agreements, Mediation & Collaborative Law, Same Sex Family Law, Father's Rights, Estate Planning, Living Wills, Power of Attorney, Trusts, Wills

Selections

4 Years Rising Stars
  • Rising Stars: 2018 - 2021

About Mary Lewis Turner

Admitted: 2011, Ohio

Professional Webpage: https://www.lewislegalsolutions.com/about/

Honors/Awards

  • Named an Ohio Rising Star by Super Lawyers in 2018, 2019, 2020, and 2021., Rising Stars, Super Lawyers
  • Black Law Students Association, Co-Chair
  • University Honors with Distinction, Miami University, 2007
  • Top 40 Under 40, The National Black Lawyers, 2016

Educational Background

  • Miami University with a Bachelors of Arts in English Literature and Black World Studies, Honors: with distinction, cum laude, 2007
  • St. Francis DeSales High School, 2004

Special Licenses/Certifications

  • Federal bar license, U.S. District Court, Southern District of Ohio, 2012
  • Mediator, 2009
  • Collaborative Divorce Attorney, 2016

Pro bono/Community Service

  • I have taken pro bono cases through the Volunteer Resource Center at Legal Aid in landlord/tenant law and debtor/creditor law., 2012
  • I was a member of the Westerville Area Chamber of Commerce and served on the Young Professional Committee to plan networking events and arrange speakers of interest within the community., 2012
  • I coached the St. Francis DeSales High School mock trial team for several years.

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Bar/Professional Activity

  • Delaware County Bar Association, 2018
  • Columbus Bar Association, 2011
  • John Mercer Langston Bar Association, 2012
  • Ohio State Bar Association, 2011
  • Ohio Employment Lawyers Association (OELA), 2012
  • Central Ohio Academy of Collaborative Divorce Professionals (COACDP), 2016

Scholarly Lectures/Writings

  • Presentation to local business owners regarding their legal obligations regarding COVID-19 regulations and the changing unemployment laws., presenter, What Employers Need to Know about COVID-19, Westerville Chamber of Commerce, Westerville Chamber Of Commerce Members, 2020
  • I taught a CLE at the Cleveland Bar Association to attorneys looking to start and build their own law practices.  Attendees ranged from experienced attorneys to recent graduates., CLE to Cleveland Bar Association, You Can Go Your Own Way: Starting and Building Your Own Firm, 2016
  • Presentation to Westerville Area Chamber of Commerce members regarding employment and HR topics., Presenter, HR Topics to Consider Right Now, Westerville Area Chamber Of Commerce, 2019
  • Presentation to OSU law students regarding women in business and starting a law practice., Presenter, Women in Business: Owning the Firm, OSU Moritz College Of Law, 2018
  • I presented to JP Morgan Chase employees and their families on same-sex marriage and applicable family and estate planning laws., Presenter, JP Morgan Chase LGBT Family Law Presentation, 2015
  • I presented to law students at the University of Dayton School of Law regarding Employment Law practice., Presenter, Employment Law Practice, University Of Dayton School Of Law, 2015
  • I was a panelist speaking to law students at The OSU college of law regarding starting a solo law practice., Panelist, The Ohio State University Moritz College Of Law, 2012
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Office Location for Mary Lewis Turner

4200 Regent St
Suite 200
Columbus, OH 43219

Phone: 614-963-9438

Last Updated: 6/29/2021

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