You Can Count On Us

Every legal issue can have a profound impact on your life. Getting professional legal guidance can go a long way toward protecting your rights, financial interests and livelihood.

No matter what type of legal concerns you are facing, you will find dedicated legal advocacy at The Law Firm of Fitzgerald, Reese & Van Dyne, Co.


Why Trust Us With Your Legal Rights?

Here are just a few reasons:

  • We are experienced. Our lawyers combine more than ten decades of legal experience to better meet your needs.
  • We are accessible. You will work directly with our lawyers.
  • We are local. Tracing our roots to the founding of Baran, Piper, Tarkowsky & Fitzgerald more than 65 years ago, our firm and our individual attorneys continue to serve as a pillar in the Lima community.
  • We make it easy to get in touch with us.

What We Can Do For You

As a premiere practice, we are here to help with most legal issues you are facing, including:

  • Business law: As business owners, we know first-hand the challenges you may face establishing your business and maintaining the day-to-day functions. We have the experience and knowledge to assist with all of the legal needs of your business.
  • Personal injury: After suffering an injury or losing a loved one, you deserve experienced legal guidance.
  • Workers' compensation: Injured on the job or diagnosed with an occupational illness? We will help you pursue benefits for no upfront fees.
  • Social Security Disability: Increase your chances of a successful outcome by enlisting our help. It won't cost you anything up front.
  • Family law: We can guide you through the legal hurdles of divorce, child custody and related issues.
  • Bankruptcy: If you are struggling with debt, we can help you evaluate whether bankruptcy or other debt relief options are right for you.
  • Estate planning and wills: Plan for the future and gain peace of mind by working with our lawyers to create a custom estate plan.
  • Employment law: As an employee, you have important rights. We will help you exercise them without jeopardizing your livelihood.
  • Representation for employers: You can rely on our legal team to protect your interests in employment-related disputes, workers' compensation claims and general liability defense.
  • Construction litigation: Our lawyers understand the industry. We are well-versed in the law that affects construction-related disputes.
  • Appeals: As accomplished appellate advocates, our lawyers can protect your interests both at the trial level and on appeal in state or federal courts.
  • General liability defense: We represent businesses and individuals statewide.
  • Criminal defense: If you are facing criminal charges at the state level, we have the experience and skill to protect your rights.
  • Insurance litigation: We provide experienced representation in insurance-related disputes.