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  Saxbe, Charles R.
NameCharles R. Saxbe
Columbus, Ohio , United States
Born Unknown
ContributorUser 13
Last ModifedMr. Matt
Jan 20, 2011 12:11pm
InfoPractice Concentration
Practices in civil litigation in state and federal courts. Has been the principal litigation counsel in numerous complex litigations, including a large number of jury trials and has appeared before Ohio Supreme Court, Ohio Courts of Appeals and the Sixth Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals.

Achievements and Awards
• AV rating awarded by Martindale-Hubbell
• Law Directory, a rating based primarily
• upon confidential peer evaluations
• Listed in Best Lawyers in America,
• Business Litigation
• Listed in Chambers USA, General Commercial Litigation
• United States Marine Corps, served
• as an infantry platoon commander with the First Marine Division in the
• Republic of Vietnam and was discharged with the rank of Captain
• Elected to the Ohio House of Representatives in
• 1974 where he served four terms
• Republican nominee for Ohio Attorney General in 1982
• Served as principal outside Ohio special counsel for the State of Ohio
• in the "national tobacco litigation", contributing significantly to the
• record setting $10 billion settlement for the State of Ohio
• Frequent mediator assigned by the Federal Court for the Southern
• District of Ohio, providing expert testimony in the areas of attorneys’
• fees and malpractice and is legislative counsel for the Ohio
• Association of Municipal and County Judges

• Southern Methodist University (B.A.- History, 1969)
• The Ohio State University College of Law (J.D., 1975)

Bar Admissions
• Ohio
• U.S. District Court, Southern District of Ohio
• U.S. Court of Appeals, Sixth District
• U.S. Supreme Court

Professional Memberships and Community Service
• Columbus Bar Association - Member
• Ohio State Bar Association – Member
• American Bar Associations – Member
• Champaign County Bar Association – Member
• Recipient of the Ohio State Bar Association Distinguished
• Service Award
• Greater Columbus Arts Council (Past Chairman)
• Bexley Library Board (Past President)
• Board of Directors of Citizens National Bank of Urbana
• Columbus College of Art and Design (Chairman)
• Association of Independent Colleges and Universities of Ohio (Trustee)
• Scioto Valley Rugby Football Club
• Past Master of Mechanicsburg Lodge #113 F&AM
• Scottish Rite - Member



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Father William B. Saxbe 1916-2010

  11/02/1982 OH Attorney General Lost 36.24% (-25.06%)
  06/08/1982 OH Attorney General- R Primary Won 100.00% (+100.00%)
OH US President - Nov 03, 2020 D Joe Biden
OH US President - Nov 04, 2008 D Barack Obama