Our experienced team of attorneys are committed to strong, positive outcomes for your legal situations. Strong experience, impeccable credentials, and associations mean that you get the zealous representation your matter deserves.

Meet our partners and staff, and learn more about them below.

Anthony R. Cicero

National Board of Trial AdvocacyMr. Cicero is one of a select few attorneys in Ohio that is Board Certified by the National Board of Trial Advocacy as a Criminal Defense Law Specialist. He brings this expertise and experience to his representation of individuals in State and Federal Court charged with all manner of crimes, including Murder, Rape, Burglary, Robbery, Assault, Drug Crimes, OVI/DUI, and serious white collar offenses such as Money Laundering and Tax Evasion.

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Jay A. Adams
Mr. Adams’ practice of law is fundamentally based on the belief that the our clients’ needs are of the utmost importance. His entire career has been dedicated to meeting those needs in a responsible and ethical manner. As a result, a high percentage of Jay’s business is from repeat clients and referrals.
Jay welcomes the opportunity to earn your trust and deliver you the best representation in the practice of law.
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Lori R. Cicero

Lori Cicero is a trial lawyer with remarkable criminal defense, family law, and business litigation experience. Her criminal practice includes representation for a multitude of criminal offenses such as Drug, Burglary, Robbery, Theft, Assault, OVI/DUI, and traffic offenses. She skillfully handles a variety of family law situations, including those in the Domestic Relations and Juvenile Courts.

She often serves as a Guardian Ad Litem to represent those who cannot represent themselves. She represents several corporations in a multitude of matters from corporate formation, business litigation, collections, as well as drafting and review of contracts.

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Staff Attorneys

Carl G. Goraleski

Mr. Goraleski primarily focuses representations for clients in the areas of criminal defense. As a former member of the public defenders office, Mr. Goraleski is intimately familiar with the complex workings of our criminal justice system. He strives on a daily basis to protect our clients fundamental due process rights. Mr. Goraleski prides himself on being a key part of a system of checks-and-balances that are key to safeguarding our basic constitutional rights. He has always believed that an individual’s liberty is the most important interest that the law strives to preserve and protect. His goal is to make a difference, one case at a time.

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Sarah  E. Michel

Ms. Michel litigates for clients in the areas of criminal defense, juvenile/family law as well as probate and estate planning.  She has extensive experience in juvenile law in the areas of delinquency as well as issues regarding custody and cases involving children services agencies.  Sarah serves on the Dependency Committee with the Montgomery County Juvenile Court where they address and advocate for issues related to the needs of children within the Juvenile Court System. She often serves as a Guardian Ad Litem to represent those who cannot represent themselves in both Juvenile and Probate Courts in Montgomery and the surrounding counties.  Her estate planning practice centers around helping clients plan for the future and securing their assets for their loved ones.  Her probate practice revolves around issues dealing with Guardianships of minors and adults.  In addition, she also practices in Domestic Relations matters in Montgomery and surrounding counties.

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