Please check out the links below to see all of the OSBA's indispensable guides, references and services specifically designed with you in mind.
This guidance was developed by the
American Bar Association Task Force on Gatekeeper Regulation and
the Profession and others in response to concerns about federal
legislative efforts to impose mandatory gatekeeper provisions, which may
affect confidential attorney-client relationships and other issues.
The OSBA's joint partnership with Affinity Consulting,
Inc. provides a service for OSBA members who are looking for advice and
consultation on all their technological needs.
OSBA members receive substantial savings on many programs aimed at
helping you and your practice, including discounts on office supplies,
computers, overnight shipping, credit card processing fees, car rentals
and much more.
Whether you are a sole practitioner or a principal in a large firm, and regardless of the geographic location of your practice, this survey provides the timeliest data available on the economics of law practice and the fiscal state of attorneys statewide.
Take the right steps for a workplace injury.
OfficeKeeper is a nuts and bolts resource guide to opening, maintaining and closing a law office, covering both the day-to-day operations of a law office, as well as professional responsibility. It includes checklists, forms, references and links to websites and the new Model Rules.
Founded by the OSBA in 1979, the Ohio Bar Liability Insurance
Company was one of the first companies in the country formed solely to
provide professional liability insurance to lawyers and has been a
positive force in the competitive marketplace ever since. The
organization keeps the malpractice needs of Ohio attorneys as its top
concern, devising plans for part-time and employed lawyers, providing a
claims-free discount for those individuals who have been without a
malpractice claim. It has provided, and will continue to provide,
insurance availability at a reasonable price.
The Ohio Lawyers Assistance Program is a nonprofit organization
dedicated to helping Ohio’s judges, attorneys and law students obtain
treatment for substance abuse, chemical dependency, addiction and mental
The OSBAIA works with lawyers, paralegals and law school students to develop plans based on individual needs.
Sexual Harassment Policy and Procedure Guide
If there is one area of the practice of law that consistently gives
rise to an inordinate number of complaints about lack of
professionalism, it is the area of depositions.
By following the principles of civility and respect, lawyers will
enhance their professionalism, as well as the dignity of courtroom
By following these practices, lawyers will elevate the level of
professionalism in their day-to-day interactions with other lawyers.
Check out the OSBA's travel programs.