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When you are in need of experienced and personalized legal assistance in Ohio, turn to Shannon Dawes of Dawes Legal for assistance. At Dawes Legal, I help Ohio clients who need assistance resolving family law matters, estate planning, step parent adoptions, and other legal issues and questions. Contact Dawes Legal today for help in successfully resolving your legal matter as efficiently as possible.

Compassionate & Caring Legal Assistance

When you are caught in the midst of a probate proceeding, divorce matter, or business dispute, it is easy to feel lost and alone. You not only need someone who can help you solve your problem and enable you to continue on with your business and your life, you want someone to listen to you and understand your cares, your worries, and your concerns about your legal dispute. I know that for many a lawsuit or legal proceeding can create a great deal of stress and anxiety. I consider it my job to help replace your fears and worries with facts and information while I advocate zealously on your behalf.

No matter the precise nature of your legal problem, know that at Dawes Legal, I will devote my knowledge, experience, and resources to helping you achieve the best possible outcome as quickly as possible while keeping you informed and helping you remain empowered every step of the way.

Practice Areas

Estate Planning

A will is just the beginning of your estate plan. Give you and your family security and peace of mind with estate planning.

Is the Step-Parent Adoption in Ohio Permanent?

Family Law

Quickly and efficiently resolving clients’ family law matters so they can return to their lives, their jobs, and their families.


Dawes Legal, LLC can assist families protect their loved one’s final wishes and bring a quick and favorable resolution to the probate process.

Compassionate. Dedicated. Experienced.

For Your Strategy Session, Call (614) 733-9999

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