Mr. Ferris’ practice of over 30 years consists of diverse civil litigation and other  matters ranging from auto accident, probate and estate planning, real estate, business, OVI, family law and bankruptcy. 
 
Member:
Ohio State Bar Association
Cincinnati Bar Association
Clermont County Bar Association
 
Courts:
Hamilton County Probate Court
Clermont County Probate Court
Hamilton County Common Pleas and Municipal Court
Clermont County Common Pleas and Municipal Court
Hamilton County Juvenile Court
Clermont County Juvenile Court
United States Bankruptcy Court, Southern District of Ohio
Brown County Common Pleas and Municipal Court
 
Education and License:
Licensed in Ohio since: 1985
Law School: University of Cincinnati, J.D.
Undergraduate: Capital University, Cum Laude, B.A.
  
  
  


James K. Ferris, Esq.
Aaron J. Manter, Esq.
Mr. Manter’s practice consists of family law, juvenile law, criminal defense, OVI, probate, and other general areas of law.

Member:
Clermont County Bar Association

Courts:
Hamilton County Probate Court
Clermont County Probate Court
Hamilton County Domestic Relations Court
Clermont County Domestic Relations Court
Brown County Domestic Relations Court
Warren County Domestic Relations Court
Hamilton County Common Pleas and Municipal Court
Clermont County Common Pleas and Municipal Court
Brown County Common Pleas and Municipal Court
Warren County Common Pleas and Municipal Court
Hamilton County Juvenile Court
Clermont County Juvenile Court
Brown County Juvenile Court
Warren County Juvenile Court
Ohio 12th District Court of Appeals

Education and License:
Licensed in Ohio since: 2010
Licensed in United States District Court – Southern Ohio District since: 2015
Law School: Salmon P. Chase College of Law, Cum Laude, J.D.
Graduate School: San Diego State University, Masters Degree
Undergraduate: University of Cincinnati, B.S.

  
  


Nancy M. DeVore
Experience:
Paralegal to James Ferris, 2003 - present
Primary duties include all aspects of Probate administration and a wide range of duties in the prosecution and defense of claims in civil litigation involving business matters, real estate, criminal, personal injury, domestic relations and probate disputes.

Education:
Attended Miami University and University of Cincinnati
Advanced Paralegal Certification - 2004

Community Involvement:
Zoning Board, Village of Newtown - Served as President of the Board, 1997-2005; Board Member 1995-2005.
Council, Village of Newtown - Vice Mayor, 1998-2001; Council Member 1997-2005.

  


Paralegal to James K. Ferris
Experience:
Paralegal to Aaron J. Manter, 2013 - present.
Primary duties include legal drafting and research and a wide range of duties in family and juvenile law, criminal and OVI defense, probate, and other general areas of law.

Education and Certifications:
CORE Registered Paralegal (NFPA) since: 2013
Ohio State Bar Association Certified Paralegal since: 2014
Post Baccalaureate Certificate in Paralegal Studies: University of Cincinnati, Clermont College
Graduate School: University of Cincinnati, Cum Laude, Masters Degree
Undergraduate: University of Cincinnati, Summa Cum Laude, B.S.

Member:
Cincinnati Paralegal Association
Ohio State Bar Association
Cincinnati Bar Association
American Alliance of Paralegals

Volunteer Work:
Guardian ad Litem with CASA for Clermont Kids
Cincinnati Paralegal Association’s Remember: Wills for First Responders
Board Member of Cincinnati Paralegal

  


Paralegal to Aaron J. Manter​​
Angie M. Scharold