Connecting and inspiring legal management professionals in Central Ohio


See what informative and exciting events are planned for Columbus and National ALA chapter members.


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Become A Member

ALA is committed to developing the legal management profession and the professional expertise of its members.

Business Partners

Learn more about sponsorship and exposure opportunities for vendors in the legal community.

Active Law Firms and Associations

Bailey Cavalieri, LLC
Barnes & Thornburg, LLP
Benesch, Friedlander, Coplan & Aronoff LLC
Bricker & Eckler LLP
Calfee Halter & Griswold LLP
Carlile Patchen & Murphy, LLP
Columbus Bar Association
Dinsmore & Shohl, LLP
Fishel Downey Albrecht & Riepenhoff LLP
Fisher & Phillips LLP

Friedman & Mirman Co., LPA
Frost Brown Todd
Hahn Loeser & Parks, LLP
Ice Miller, LLP
Isaac Wiles Burkholder & Teetor, LLC
Kegler Brown Hill + Ritter, LPA
Littler Mendelson, PC
MacMurray & Shuster LLP
Nielsen Law, LLC
Poling & Associates
Reminger Co., LPA

Roetzel & Andress
Scott Scriven LLP
Stebleton Snider
Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick LLP
Squire Patton Boggs (US) LLP
Taft Stettinius & Hollister, LLP
Thompson Hine, LLP
Ulmer & Berne LLP
Vorys Sater Seymour and Pease LLP
Zaino Hall & Farrin LLC

"The mission of the Columbus Chapter Association of Legal Administrators is to provide a local forum of professional and educational enrichment to improve the quality of management in law firms and other legal services organizations. We are also committed to giving our time and talent to the community"

― ALA Columbus Mission

Diverse Members

Eligibility criteria for Regular Membership in the Association of Legal Administrators and the
Columbus Chapter, ALA includes individuals working in the following types of organizations:

Private Law Offices

Corporate Legal Departments

Governmental Legal Agencies

Legal Service Clinics

University Legal Departments

Court Systems

Charitable Legal Agencies

Practicing Lawyer with Principal Management Responsibility

Consultants to the Legal Industry

Individuals who are interested in legal management but do not qualify for Regular Membership may apply for
Associate Membership. Other membership classifications and eligibility criteria can be found on the ALA website at

Columbus Chapter Awarded Presidents' Award of Excellence

The Columbus Chapter has been awarded the 2019 Association of Legal Administrators' Presidents' Award of Excellence. This award, named in honor of ALA's Past Presidents, recognizes chapters for their efforts in effective chapter management.


Upcoming Events

There are no upcoming events at this time.

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