Legal Resources

​​Advan​​ce D​irectives

The OSBA provides information about "advance directive" documents related to health care and life-sustaining treatment choices.


With an expanded state and federal library and a new and improved search interface, this essential online research tool is fast, easy-to-use and free for members.

Discu​​ssion Groups

Find valuable information here for OSBA members only.

How to Make a Public Records Request​

Use this Simple Guide to get started, and use this Model Public Records Request​ form as a template.


OhioDocs is a library of hundreds of legal documents that have been automated using HotDocs. These templates ask questions and automatically create customized documents based on the answers given. Available by subscription, this member service will save time, effort and money in the production of repetitive documents and forms.

Ohio ​​​Title Standards

The OSBA Real Property Law Section provides real estate title standards.

Speakers B​ureau

The OSBA maintains a cadre of speakers available to provide legal information at no cost to community civic, social, educational and business organizations in an effort to educate Ohioans.



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