Chelsea L. Berger

Associate

Location: Dublin, Ohio
Phone: 614-734-1270
Fax: 614-923-1031
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Chelsea L. Berger attended the University of Pittsburgh, graduating early summa cum laude in 2008, with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Administration of Justice and a minor in Legal Studies. She received her Juris Doctor from The Ohio State University Moritz College of Law in 2012 on a leadership scholarship, and received the CALI Award in the Justice for Children Practicum. During law school, she served as a Managing Editor for The Ohio State Law Journal, as Vice President of Dispute Resolution and Youth, and on the Moot Court Governing Board

Ms. Berger joined Farlow & Associates in March 2011. Prior to joining the firm, she was a law clerk with the Franklin County Public Defender Juvenile Division, and was a judicial extern for Judge Kim A. Browne in the Franklin County Court of Common Pleas Division of Domestic Relations and Juvenile Branch. During the summer between her first and second year of law school, Ms. Berger attended classes at the George Washington University Law School in Washington D.C., and worked as an intern at the Office of the D.C. Attorney General, Department of Youth Rehabilitation Services.

Ms. Berger regularly appears in state and federal courts representing clients in family law, employment law, education law, and general civil litigation matters. She also has argued appellate cases in front of the Sixth Circuit and state district courts.

Bar Admissions

  • Ohio
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Ohio
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit

Education

The Ohio State University, Michael E. Moritz College of Law, Columbus, Ohio
  • J.D. – 2012
  • Honors: CALI Award in the Justice for Children Practicum
  • Law Review: The Ohio State Law Journal, Managing Editor
University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
  • B.A. summa cum laude – 2008
  • Honors: Big Brothers Big Sisters, Pitt Chapter Founder and President
  • Honors: University Scholar-Top 2% of Class
  • Major: Administration of Justice
  • Minor: Legal Studies

Professional Development and Publications

  • Member of the Columbus Bar Association’s Barrister Leadership Program
  • Dublin Chamber of Commerce Leadership Academy Graduate
  • Author of Online Threats and Civil Protection Orders published in the Ohio Association for Justice Quarterly.

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • American Bar Association
  • Ohio Bar Association
  • Columbus Bar Association
  • Central Ohio Association for Justice
  • Ohio Association for Justice
  • Dublin Chamber of Commerce
  • Next Gen Dublin Young Professionals Organization