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Attorney Robert D. Erney

Rob Erney

I am dedicated to helping victims of personal injury achieve justice and peace of mind following the unfortunate events of an accident or wrongdoing.
Robert D. Erney & Associates Co., LPA
(1 Attorneys)

Injury and Accidents
Lawsuits and Appeals

1654 East Broad Street
Columbus, OH 43203
East Columbus

40 years

(614) 258-6100

(614) 258-6600

Why did you become an attorney?

I became an attorney because I wanted to help people achieve justice. 

What experiences (work and personal) help you to be a better attorney?

I believe marriage and family life have made me a better attorney.

What made you choose your primary specialty focus of law?

I chose personal injury as my primary speciality because I feel great satisfaction from helping injured people when they need help the most. 

What makes your law firm unique?

My law firm is unique because it is a very relaxed, informal, and homey atmosphere. I treat my clients like family. I do everything I can to help them. 

Describe your ideal client.

My ideal client is anyone who is injured due the fault of another. 

Describe your personal interest and hobbies.

I am an avid outdoorsman. I enjoy fishing, hunting, camping, and all outdoor activities. I am also an avid golfer. I enjoy spending with my family, including my five children and grandchildren. I am active in my church. 

Describe your charitable activities.

I am a member of Rotary International. I am a Past President of the Columbus Rotary Club, and a Past Assistant District Governor of Rotary District 6690. I am the current Community Service Chairperson for District 6690. 

Injury and Accidents
  • Accidents
  • Dangerous Conditions
  • Dangerous Products
  • Intentional Injuries
  • Mass Accidents
  • Motor Vehicle Accidents
  • Negligence
  • Personal Injury
  • Premise Liability
  • Product Liability
  • Structured Settlements
  • Toxic Torts and Class Actions
  • Victims of Abuse
  • Work-related Accidents
  • Wrongful Death
Lawsuits and Appeals
  • Insurance Disputes
  • Malpractice by professionals-medical/legal

University of Cincinnati College of Law
Juris Doctor (J.D.), 1984

Bar Association Membership

Columbus Bar Association
American Bar Association
Ohio Association for Justice
American Association for Justice
Central Ohio Association for Justice


I received the highest competency and ethical rating ("AV PREEMINENT") from Martindale-Hubbell and I am an Ohio Super Lawyer. 

Court Admissions

State of Ohio Supreme Court
United States District Court, Northern District of Ohio
United States District Court, Southern District of Ohio
United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit
United States Supreme Court

Board/Committee Membership

Professional Ethics Committee for the Columbus Bar Association
Columbus Bar Association Board of Governors for 2017 - 2019
Columbus Bar Association Board of Governors for 2015-2017

Continuing Education

I am up to date on all contiuing legal education courses.

Bar Admission Date


Licensed In

Ohio (1984), #0016350

Summary of Firm

Robert D. Erney & Associates Co., LPA pledges to provide our client with competent and honest legal services consistent with the highest levels of professional excellence. We set high standards for ourselves and believe that law should be practiced with integrity, honesty, professionalism, and dedication. 

We beleve that law is a service profession designed to help people solve problems and disputes. We believe that lawyers must hold firm to their moral and ethical values, keep a good sense of humor, communicate honestly with the court, and cooperate with opposing counsel while vigorously advancing our clients' interests. We fight as hard as possible for our clients within the bounds of the law.

Summary of Previous Employment

I graduated from Ohio Dominican College with honors in 1975. I went to the Cincinnati School of Law and graduated in 1984. I was a judicial clerk for two years for the First Appellate District of Ohio in Cincinnati. I then started private practice in Columbus in 1986. I have been practicing for more than thirty years. 

Free Initial Consultation?

To schedule a free, no-obligation initial consultation with Rob call 614-258-6100.


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