Kimball H. Carey

Of Counsel


Kimball Carey has a practice devoted exclusively to K-12 education law, with an emphasis on employment law, management procedures, and school associations. He serves as an advocate for boards of education and other education-related entities in state and federal courts, and administrative agencies. Kimball has made numerous appearances on behalf of school associations as a "friend of the court" in cases before the Ohio Supreme Court and other courts across Ohio.

Professional & Community Activities
  • Member, Ohio Council of School Board Attorneys; Chair, 1998; Executive Committee, 1992–1999
  • Member, National Council of School Board Attorneys
Presentations & Published Works
  • Author, LexisNexis Anderson's Ohio School Law Manual, the leading text on Ohio K-12 education law
  • Author, On Advice of Counsel, a continuing legal newsletter of the Buckeye Association of School Administrators
Bar Admissions & Activities
  • Member, Columbus Bar Association; Ohio State Bar Association
Awards & Recognition
  • Listed, Best Lawyers in America (Education Law), 2008–2019
  • Columbus Lawyer of the Year, Best Lawyers in America (Education Law), 2013, 2016, 2018
  • The Ohio State University (J.D.), 1979
  • Wittenberg University (B.A., magna cum laude), 1974
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