Julia L. Leveridge

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Julie is a board certified family law specialist and AAML fellow who has been devoted to the practice of family law for over 20 years. She is a frequent speaker both locally for the AAML, Columbus Bar Association, National Business Institute and Ohio State Bar Association and nationally for the American Bar Association on advanced issues in family law, child support, spousal support and custody. Julie recently gave a presentation on “Gray Divorce” to the Ohio Association of Magistrates. She is a contributing author to the National AAML Newsletter and very active in several national AAML committees.

Recently, Julie was named to the Top 100 lawyers in Ohio, Top 50 Female lawyers in Ohio, Top 50 lawyers in Columbus, and Top 25 Females in Columbus lists for 2020 by SuperLawyers.

Julie has served on the Nationwide Children’s Hospital Development Board and the Interfaith Legal Clinic of Columbus. Julie lives in Upper Arlington with her husband and daughter.


  • J.D., Order of the Curia

    Capital University Law School

  • B.A., History

    University of Kentucky

Awards & Accolades

  • Super Lawyer, 2015-2020
  • Ohio Super Lawyers Lists:
    • Top 100 Lawyers in Ohio, 2020
    • Top 50 Female Lawyers in Ohio, 2019 & 2020
    • Top 50 Columbus Lawyers, 2018, 2019 & 2020
    • Top 25 Women Columbus Lawyers, 2018, 2019 &  2020
  • Super Lawyers Rising Star, 2007, 2009-2013
  • Avvo, Superb 10.0 out of 10.0 Rating, 2016-Present
  • Columbus CEO Magazine, “Top Lawyer” in Family Law, 2015-2016
  • American Institute of Family Law Attorneys, 10 Best Under 40 Award, 2014
  • AV Preeminent® Peer Review Rated℠ by Martindale-Hubbell
  • Ohio State Bar Association Board Certified Family Law Specialist

Professional Memberships & Associations

  • Ohio State Bar Association, Member, 2000- present
    • Ohio Family Law Specialty Board Member, 2016-Present
    • OSBA Family Law Committee, Member, 2000-Present
  • Columbus Bar Foundation, Fellow
  • American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, Fellow, 2014-Present
    • Member of the Practice and Technology Committee
    • Member of the Chapter Leaders Committee
    • Member of the Membership Committee
    • Member of the Diversity Subcommittee
  • Columbus Bar Association
    • Admissions Committee Member, 2011- 2016
    • Family Law Committee Member, 2000-Present
      • Family Law Committee, Appellate Subcommittee Co-Chair, 2013-2018
  • Lawyer’s Club of Columbus, Member, 2005-Present
  • NBC Channel 4 OSBA Legal Eagle Program, Speaker and Commentator, 2001

Counties Served

Franklin, Delaware, Fairfield, Licking, Pickaway, & Champaign Counties

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  • Kemp, Schaeffer & Rowe, Co., L.P.A.

    88 West Mound Street
    Columbus, OH 43215