Cory N. Barnes


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Cory Barnes' positive nature is central to his developing practice. Responsive and eager to collaborate, his client-focused approach joins with sound legal skills to impact a range of matters: He has aided litigators with discovery on property damage and personal injury claims, and worked alongside intellectual property attorneys to protect a company's new and existing products. Cory's diverse background also includes experience with real estate -- he previously navigated issues that involved zoning, the environment, land use and governmental permitting for a site acquisition, engineering and construction firm -- as well as externships at both the trial and appellate level.

Recognitions and Memberships

Prior Positions

  • The Honorable R. Guy Cole Jr., U.S. Court of Appeals, Sixth Circuit: Judicial Extern (2017)
  • The Honorable Algenon L. Marbley, U.S. District Court, Southern District of Ohio: Judicial Extern (2017)
  • The Sherwin-Williams Company: Law Clerk (2016)
  • Sbarro LLC: Legal Intern (2016)


  • Ohio


  • J.D., The Ohio State University Michael E. Moritz College of Law, 2018, magna cum laude; Ohio State Law Journal, Articles Editor; Order of the Coif
  • B.A., The Ohio State University, 2014, summa cum laude