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About Holzfaster, Cecil, McKnight & Mues, LPA…

Approachable and Trusted Dayton Ohio Lawyers with Sensible Solutions!

Are you looking for exemplary legal assistance in the Dayton Ohio region? Holzfaster, Cecil, McKnight & Mues, LPA has a track record of success in obtaining desirable outcomes for individuals, families and businesses for over 75 years throughout Dayton and Southwestern Ohio. Our attorneys are passionate about the law.  We publish two law blogs:

  • Ohio Family Law Blog

    Ohio Family Law Blog was awarded one of the Top 100 Law Blogs in the US.  Our Dayton Ohio attorney Robert “Chip” Mues discusses current divorce and family law matters such as child custody, spousal support, military divorce, prenuptial agreements, estate planning (pre & post divorce), domestic abuse, alimony, manimony, professional counseling, insurance, visitation, grandparent rights and much more.

  • Ohio Criminal Defense Law Blog

    The Criminal Defense Law Blog discusses interesting criminal law cases, DUI, OVI, drug law, pornography law, Ohio search and seizure laws, domestic violence, forfeiture, speedy trial rights, the Fourth Amendment, vehicle searches, house arrest and much more.

We are an Ohio law firm with a tradition of excellence in the areas of family law and divorce, elder law, estate planning, probate, criminal defense, DUI/OVI, personal injury, juvenile law, and business matters. To help our clients succeed, we educate them about their cases and the law. We want them to understand the risks and rewards of their legal options. We are good listeners and respond quickly to clients’ questions and concerns. By utilizing strategic problem solving, thinking “outside the box”, and providing sound individualized advice, we help clients reach solutions tailored to their unique needs and objectives in a cost effective manner.

Regardless of your specific situation, you can be assured that your best interests will be our primary concern. We are hardworking, responsive and compassionate. Our Ohio law firm is ready to work with you. Please CONTACT US now to schedule an appointment or call 937-293-2141!



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Recent Blog Posts...

An Overview of the Purpose of a Guardianship in Ohio

July 24, 2021

This article will briefly discuss the basics of what a guardian is, the general powers and duties of guardians, types, and how to become an effective guardian. A guardian can be an individual person, association, or a corporation who is appointed....


What To Do If You're Struggling With Life After Divorce

July 17, 2021

Divorce is rarely easy. It marks the end of something you thought would last forever - through thick and thin. And when your dreams are destroyed, moving forward from the destruction can be really, really hard....


Is parental discipline a defense or an element of a crime under the Ohio domestic violence and assault statutes?

April 19, 2020

On February 19, 2020, the Ohio Supreme Court came out with the decision, State v. Faggs, Slip Opinion No. 2020-Ohio-523, where the Court....


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