Practice Areas

Law Firm Focused On Criminal Defense And DUI / OVI Defense In Columbus And Central Ohio

The Dominy Law Firm represents people charged with criminal offenses, and we have three practice areas: DUI / OVI defense, Serious Vehicular Crimes defense, and criminal defense. Our firm does not practice several areas of law and handle an occasional criminal case. We only handle criminal defense cases, and we only practice in central Ohio.

Criminal Defense Lawyers With Experience And Expertise

It is highly recommended that you research prospective attorneys thoroughly and hire a lawyer with expertise and experience handling your particular type of case. Our firm has been practicing criminal defense since 1997, and the firm's experience includes felony offenses (murder, rape, robbery, drugs, etc), misdemeanor offenses (shoplifting, underage drinking, marijuana, assault, etc) and traffic offenses (DUI / OVI, serious vehicular crimes, and traffic tickets).

DUI / OVI Defense In Ohio

The Dominy Law Firm represent clients charged with DUI / OVI (drunk driving) in Columbus and central Ohio. If you are charged with DUI / OVI, other pages of this website will help you understand the DUI / OVI investigation and the court process, as well as the Administrative License Suspension and limited driving privileges. You should be aware of the penalties for DUI / OVI, which include a jail sentence (or driver intervention program), a fine, a license suspension, and possible yellow license plates, vehicle immobilization, ignition interlock, and SCRAM. You should also be aware of the points on your license and the habitual offender registry. If there is a question you have about Ohio DUI / OVI which is not answered in this website, you may want to read our book:  the Ohio DUI / OVI Guide (Rivers Edge Publishing).  

Serious Vehicular Crimes Defense In Ohio

This Firm represents clients charged with serious vehicular crimes in Columbus and Central Ohio, such as Vehicular Homicide, Vehicular Assault, and Involuntary Manslaughter. Expertise in DUI / OVI issues is beneficial to these cases because many of them involve issues like breath tests, blood tests, urine tests, and field sobriety tests. The same is true of repeat DUI / OVI offenses and felony DUI / OVI.  The lawyers at our firm authored and edited the Ohio Vehicular Homicide Guide (Rivers Edge Publishing) and the Ohio Vehicular Assault Guide (Rivers Edge Publishing).

Criminal Defense In Ohio

The Dominy Law Firm represents clients charged with various criminal offenses in Columbus and central Ohio. We regularly represent clients for misdemeanor offenses, including shoplifting, underage drinking, marijuana offenses, and assault/domestic violence. We also represent many clients for felony offenses such as drug offenses, theft and fraud.  Our firm often represents students from the Ohio State University and other colleges in central Ohio, as well as minors facing charges in juvenile court.

Traffic Ticket Defense In Ohio

The Dominy Law Firm represents clients charged with a variety of traffic offenses in Columbus and central Ohio. Our associate attorney represents clients for traffic violations such as Driving Under Suspension, Failure To Comply, Hit Skip, Reckless Operation, Speeding, and Street Racing.

Exclusive Defense Firm With Outstanding Service

The Dominy Law Firm represents a limited number of clients so we can work each case thoroughly and provide the level of service you would want as a client. Based on this level of service, as well as experience and expertise, our firm's fees are at the high end of the fee scale.

Contact Us For A Consultation

Although our fees are on the high side, there is no cost for a consultation. the firm charges flat fees, so you will know by the end of the consultation what will be the exact fee. If you would like more information about us, please see the firm overview. You can also read what clients say and review past case results. If you review this information and would like to discuss your situation, please EMAIL US or call us at 614-717-1177 to arrange a free initial consultation.

"Shawn is a wonderful person and an elite attorney. Being represented by him gives you complete peace of mind knowing you are in good hands, with..." M.A.
"Shawn Dominy quickly displayed his expertise in defending OVI cases at a level that made me immediately comfortable in my decision to..." K.G.
"I was looking at a Physical control OVI charge. License suspension, 3 day class, all that. Shawn got it reduced to persistent disorderly conduct. I paid a fine, saw..." Y.E.