Robert J. Behal

Top rated Business & Corporate attorney in Columbus, Ohio

The Behal Law Group LLC
Robert J. Behal
The Behal Law Group LLC

Practice Areas: Business & Corporate, Family Law, Estate Planning & Probate; view more

Licensed in Ohio since: 1977

Education: The Ohio State University Michael E. Moritz College of Law

Languages Spoken: English, Italian

Selected to Super Lawyers: 2006 - 2012, 2014 - 2023

The Behal Law Group LLC

501 South High Street
Suite 200
Columbus, OH 43215 Visit website


Robert J. Behal is an attorney at The Behal Law Group LLC, in Columbus, Ohio. Mr. Behal practices in the areas of business, family and probate law and represents clients throughout central Ohio. He has over 40 years of experience representing individuals and business owners.

Mr. Behal has a diverse range of business experience, advising clients on matters such as purchasing or selling a business, contracts, real estate matters, tax issues and managing daily operations. He also provides personalized and diligent representation to clients seeking help with pre- and post-divorce issues, alimony, or other domestic legal matters. As an estate planning attorney, he assists clients with developing an estate plan designed with their best financial interests in mind.

As recognition for his accomplishments and successful professional career, Martindale-Hubbell awarded Mr. Behal an AV Preeminent* peer review rating. This is their highest available rating, presented to legal professionals possessing high ethical standards and legal capability. Additionally, in 2014 he was listed in the publication “The Best Lawyers in America” and named “domestic relations lawyer of the year” for central Ohio.

In addition to managing his law practice, Mr. Behal enjoys staying active in his local and professional communities, holding various leadership roles. He serves on the board of The Breathing Association and the City of Bexley, Ohio, Board of Zoning Appeals and Planning.

Mr. Behal received a bachelor’s degree from The Ohio State University and earned his law degree from the Ohio State University’s Moritz College of Law. He holds a license to practice law before all Ohio state courts.

*AV®, AV Preeminent®, Martindale-Hubbell Distinguished and Martindale-Hubbell Notable are certification marks used under license in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies. Martindale-Hubbell® is the facilitator of a peer review rating process. Ratings reflect the anonymous opinions of members of the bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Rating™ fall into two categories – legal ability and general ethical standards.

Practice areas

Business/Corporate, Family Law, Estate Planning & Probate

Focus areas

Alimony & Spousal Support, Business Organizations, Contracts, Dissolution, Divorce, Estate Planning, Prenuptial Agreements, Probate & Estate Administration

  • 50% Business/Corporate
  • 40% Family Law
  • 10% Estate Planning & Probate

First Admitted: 1977, Ohio

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Pro bono/Community Service:
  • The Board of Zoning and Planning for the City of Bexley, Ohio Board Member of The Breathing Association, Columbus OH
  • Board Member Central Ohio Breathing Assn, President of Board 2003; Provided pro bono legal representation to The Breathing Assn.
Representative Clients:
  • The Behal Law Group LLC represents numerous medium sized businesses as general counsel.
Educational Background:
  • B.A. The Ohio State University, 1974, Social Sciences (Pre-Med) Honors Curriculum: Bishop Watterson High School, Columbus, Ohio, 1971.
  • Carrie Nelson Black Award, Central Ohio Breathing Association
  • “Best Lawyers in America” and Domestic Relations Lawyer, Central Ohio, Best Lawyers in America, 2014
  • “Super Lawyer” from 2006 through this year, Ohio Law and Politics magazine year.
  • “AV” from the Martindale-Hubbell peer
Industry Groups:
  • General Counsel to Many Industries
  • Real Estate Development

Office location for Robert J. Behal

501 South High Street
Suite 200
Columbus, OH 43215

Phone: 614-643-5050


17 Years Super Lawyers
  • Super Lawyers: 2006 - 2012, 2014 - 2023

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