Charles C. Butler
1210 W. HIGH ST.
Before law school, Charles Butler was part of a family construction business that spanned four generations. When you work with Charles, you are working with a lawyer who may understand the technical aspects of your legal matter better than some lawyers.
Law School: Honors graduate of The University of Toledo College of Law; Editor of the nationally published legal journal The University of Toledo Law Review; Recipient of American Jurisprudence awards for excellence in Legal Writing and Civil Trial Procedure: Alumni Scholarship recipient; Delta Theta Phi legal fraternity (executive officer).
Undergraduate: Indiana University (B.S. Public Affairs and Administration, 1987)
Ohio (1992); Michigan (1994); Indiana (1996); approved to practice in all federal district & bankruptcy courts in Ohio, Indiana and Michigan.
Ohio, Indiana and Michigan Bar Associations; Williams County Bar Association (past president), Toledo Bar Association.
United Way of Williams County (Past President and member of Executive Board); Northwest Ohio Affordable Housing, Inc. (Board of Trustees & Executive officer).
Kim A. Smith
1210 W. HIGH ST.
Probate & Estate Planning
General Civil Practice
Prior to law school Kim worked as Structural Drafter for Sponseller Group, Inc., in Holland, Ohio. Kim also has the distinction of being published in the Construction Law legal journal. Kim is a life-long resident of Northwest Ohio. Among other things, she assists the agricultural and business community in a variety of legal matters.
Law School: Vanderbilt University Law School, Juris Doctorate.
Honors: Notes Editor for Vanderbilt’s Journal of Entertainment and Technology Law, Associate Justice for the Vanderbilt Moot Court Board, recipient of Vanderbilt’s National Association of Women Lawyers’ Outstanding Law Student Award, and finalist in the ABA Forum on the Construction Industry’s Law Student Writing Competition.
Publications: Differing Site Conditions and Metcalf: Judicial Shifting of the Risks, 34 Construction Law. 35 (2014).
Undergraduate: Bowling Green State University, BA Political Science, minor in History, cum laude; Owens Community College, AAS Architectural Engineering Technology
Ohio Bar Association; Williams County Bar Association