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Smith, Illner & Gemelas Co. LPA

424 Middle AvenueElyria, OH 44035
Phones: 440-328-4574
888-506-0340
Fax: 440-323-3310
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Custody and Visitation Attorneys

When facing challenging legal issues impacting your family, the guidance of an experienced lawyer can be vital in helping you protect your loved ones from unnecessary emotional stress and financial strain.

At Smith, Illner & Gemelas Co. LPA, our experienced attorneys use more than 60 years of experience to offer comprehensive family law guidance to clients throughout the Elyria, Ohio, area. Once on opposite sides of the...

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Custody and Visitation Attorneys

When facing challenging legal issues impacting your family, the guidance of an experienced lawyer can be vital in helping you protect your loved ones from unnecessary emotional stress and financial strain.

At Smith, Illner & Gemelas Co. LPA, our experienced attorneys use more than 60 years of experience to offer comprehensive family law guidance to clients throughout the Elyria, Ohio, area. Once on opposite sides of the courtroom, Timothy T. Smith and Michael D. Illner now work side-by-side to argue for justice on behalf of children and families.

By focusing our energy solely on family law issues, we have gained an extensive knowledge of various practice areas, allowing us to support your family through a wide range of issues and proceedings.

A Personal Approach to Your Family Law Issues

Rather than offer cold and impersonal legal support, we take great care to understand your specific legal issues, your unique concerns and your goals before offering advice tailored directly to your needs.

This personalized and informative approach is designed to help you make educated decisions throughout your proceedings while offering you the peace of mind you need to remain as calm and objective as possible at every turn.

"I partnered with Timothy Smith because of his uncanny ability to empathize with his clients and the level of trust that forms through that empathy." - Michael Illner

Helping You Create and Pursue Realistic Goals

One of the most important steps in any family law issue is the creation of realistic and attainable goals. By creating such goals, you may be able to avoid costly and time consuming legal proceedings while chasing a resolution that sits outside of Ohio family law guidelines and statutes.

"Michael has the helpful ability to set realistic, logical goals for our clients and then enables them to happen." - Timothy Smith

We work to help you create these realistic goals, and work diligently to help you draft legal strategies that allow us to pursue your goals in the manner that you feel most comfortable with.

Whether you wish to work with your spouse to pursue amicable resolutions through negotiation or mediation, or feel that court intervention is needed to help you resolve your disputes, we strive to help you find the closure you need to move your family forward with your lives as quickly and painlessly as possible.

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Languages
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Practice Areas
Family Law 20%Criminal Law 20%Personal Injury Law 20%Probate Law 20%Business Law 20%Mediation & Collaborative Law
Litigation
90%
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Office Information
Address
424 Middle AvenueElyria, OH 44035
Office Hours
Monday to Friday - 8:00am to 5:00pm
Phone
440-328-4574888-506-0340
Fax
440-323-3310
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