Lawrence S. Huffman

Lawrence S. Huffman was licensed as an attorney in 1958, and, along with F. Wemmer Gooding and John R. Evans, established this firm’s predecessor in 1962. Over a long, storied, and accomplished legal career, Lawrence assisted thousands of clients with a variety of complex legal issues, including hundreds of clients who were affected by medical negligence. Medical malpractice cases require vast knowledge of the healthcare industry as well as experience. Over 60 years of legal practice allowed Lawrence to develop an extensive understanding of advocating for clients who had encountered pain and suffering or a loss because of medical negligence. Lawrence’s knowledge extended furthermore into probate, domestic relations, and civil litigation.

He was a 1958 graduate of Ohio Northern University’s College of Law with distinction and a member of the Willis Society and was admitted to practice law in Ohio as well as the United States District Court, Northern District of Ohio, and the United States Supreme Court.

Lawrence was the longtime Prosecuting Attorney for both Lima and Allen County. He is a member of the Allen County Bar Association, the Ohio Bar Association, Defense Research and U.S. Trial Lawyers Association, and was a Fellow in the prestigious American College of Trial Lawyers. Lawrence served three years in the United States Marine Corp (1950-1953). Lawrence resided in Lima, Ohio, with his wife Shirley. Lawrence and his wife have nearly one hundred children, grandchildren, and great grandchildren.

Law School

Ohio Northern University

Bar Admissions and Memberships

  • 1958 – Member of the Ohio Bar Association
  • Admitted to the U.S. District Court
  • Admitted to the U.S Court of Appeals
  • Admitted to the U.S Supreme Court
Lawrence S. Huffman


Phone: 419-227-3423

Fax: 419-221-3592

Areas of Practice:


Family Law

Civil Litigation

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