In Lake County, call 440.946.7656 | In Cuyahoga County, call 216.861.4211

Gary S. Okin

Gary S. Okin

Gary S. Okin



In Lake County, call 440.946.7656
In Cuyahoga County, call 216.861.4211

Gary S. Okin – Certified Specialist in Family Law

Gary S. Okin is certified as a specialist in Family Law by the Ohio State Bar Association.  His focus includes divorce and dissolution, child custody, support and alimony, domestic violence, litigation & appeals, adoption and juvenile law.  Gary Okin is admitted to practice before the Ohio Supreme Court and the United States District Court, Northern District of Ohio.  Gary is a contributor to several journals and Continuing Legal Education seminars. He is one of the first attorneys to be designated a Certified Specialist in the area of Domestic Relations Law by the Ohio State Bar Association.

Areas of Practice:

Family Law

Education & Court Admissions:

Washington & Lee University, B.A. Cum Laude 1974
Cleveland State University Cleveland Marshall College of Law, Cum Laude, 1977
U.S. District Court Northern District of Ohio, 1978

Associations & Memberships:

Ohio State Bar Association, Family Relations Specialty Board,    2012 – present
Lake County Bar Association,  Chairman, Family Law Committee,    1997 – 1999
Cuyahoga County Domestic Relations  Local Rules Committee, 1995 – 1997
Eighth District Court of Appeals Judicial  Conference Life Member
Lake Bar Association
Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association
Ohio State Bar Association

Leadership & Honors:

Domestic Relations Certified Specialist Ohio State Bar Association
Super Lawyer, 2005, 2011, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018
Martindale Hubbell AV-rated Preeminent
AVVO rated Superb
B’nai Jeshuran Congregation Assistant Secretary, 2002 – 2003
B’nai Jeshuran Congregation, Trustee, 1994 – 2001

On a Personal Note:

Gary has been a high school Sunday school teacher for over 30 years at B’Nai Jeshuran as well as a member of the professional choir. He’s an avid reader, enjoys traveling with his wife and spending time with his five grandchildren.

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