Joseph A. Nigh

Joseph Nigh – Best Lawyers

Joseph Nigh was recently selected by his peers for inclusion in the 25th Edition of The Best Lawyers in America© for his work in Family Law 

Areas of Practice

Divorce/Dissolution; Family Law, Custody, Child Support, Juvenile Delinquency; Criminal Defense; Civil Litigation; Children Services Matters; Personal Injury Law, Motor Vehicle Accidents, Wrongful Death

Bar Admissions

Ohio, 2005
U.S. District Court Southern District of Ohio, 2005
U.S. Supreme Court, 2009


J.D. – 2004, The Ohio State University, Michael E. Moritz College of Law, Columbus, Ohio

  • Honors: Certificate in Children’s Studies 

B.A. (Magna Cum Laude) – 2001, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio

  • Honors: The Ohio State Superior Academic Achievement Award
  • Honors: Alpha Lambda Delta/Phi Eta Sigma
  • Honors: Psi Chi
  • Major: Psychology

A.A. – 1999, The Ohio State University, Marion, Ohio

Honors and Awards

  • Global Directory of Who’s Who (Top Lawyer) 2016
  • 10 Best Under 40, 2 Years Client Satisfaction, American Institute of Family Law Attorneys™, 2014-2016
  • Top Attorneys – Outstanding Young Lawyers In Cleveland & Columbus
  • AIOFLA’s “10 Best Under 40″ 2014
  • The National Trial Lawyers, Top 100 Trial Lawyers, 2013-2016
  • The National Academy of Family Law Attorneys, Nationally Ranked Top 10 Under 40, 2014
  • The American Society of Legal Advocates, Top 40 Family Lawyer Under 40 Ohio, 2014-2015
  • Appointed to a 5 year term as a Board Member of the Ohio Board of Dietetics by Governor Kasich
  • America’s Most Honored Professionals “Top 5%,” 2014-2015
  • Who’s Who in American Law, 2005-2014
  • Listed in U.S. News and World Report Edition of Best Law Firms, 2010-2014
  • Ohio Super Lawyers – Rising Stars, 2009-2014
  • National Trial Lawyers – Top 40 under 40 in Ohio, 2012- 2014
  • AVVO – Client’s Choice, Divorce, 2012
  • AVVO – Top Divorce Attorney, “10”, 2012
  • Franklin County Private Attorney Representative to the Ohio Summit on Children, 2009
  • Selected by Columbus C.E.O. as one of the best divorce and family relations law firms
Joseph A. Nigh

A Top Columbus Divorce Attorney

The highly honored and recognized Columbus attorney

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