A lifelong resident of Mahoning
County, Attorney A. Ross Douglass graduated from Boardman High School before attending Youngstown State University (B.A., 1997). He earned his law degree from the Duquense University Law School in
the year 2000 where he was included as a member of The International Legal Fraternity of Phi Delta Phi.
Attorney Douglass started his private
practice in 2001. His law firm was created to primarily focus in the areas of family law, juvenile law, criminal defense, and personal injury. In addition to maintaining his own practice, Attorney
Douglass serves as Of Counsel to the law firm of Whalen & Duffrin as chief trial counsel for all domestic relations and juvenile court child custody cases. Attorney Douglass is licensed to
practice law in the State of Ohio and the United States District Court for the Northern District of Ohio. Attorney Douglass practices extensively in the Mahoning County Courts, local municipal
courts as well as the Court of Common Pleas General Division, Domestic Division and Juvenile Division.
Attorney Douglass is a member of the
Mahoning County and Ohio State Bar Associations. He served as a member of the Board that established the Mahoning County Family Dependency Treatment Court; is member and past President of
the Wolves Club of Youngstown; and served on the Board of Directors of the Youngstown Community School for several years.
*Attorney Douglass is "Of Counsel"
designating him is a contract lawyer and not a member or owner of the legal entity known as Whalen Duffrin LLC. All engagements with Attorney Douglass are independent of Whalen Duffrin LLC unless
engaged through a member of the corporation, indicated in a written fee agreement.