Areas of Practice


Criminal Defense:
Operating a Motor Vehicle While Under the Influence of Alcohol or Drugs (OVI), Domestic Violence, Drug Offenses, Felony and Misdemeanor Assault, Misdemeanor and Felony Criminal Offenses, Traffic Offense, Motion Practice, Jury and Bench Trials

Construction:

Contract Drafting, Editing and Review; Construction Project Dispute Resolution; Consumer Sales Practices Act and Home Solicitation Sales Act Claims; Mechanics’ Liens Issues; Arbitration/Arbitrator; Mediation/Mediator; Construction Litigation; Construction Collection

Estate Planning, Trusts and Probate:

Wills; Trusts; Estates; Guardianships and Conservatorship; Adoptions; Name Changes; Probate Litigation; Minors' and Wrongful Death Settlements; Estate Tax Avoidance Planning; Planning to Avoid Probate; Financial Powers of Attorney; Living Wills and Health Care Powers of Attorney; Planning for Disabled Family Member; Elder Law Planning; Medicaid Planning

Corporate and General Business Formation, Planning and Representation:

Entity Formation - Corporations/LLCs/Partnerships; Shareholder/Owner Management Agreements; Employment Contracts; Covenants Not to Compete; Succession Planning; Transactional Representation; Sales, Purchases, Conversions and Mergers; Ownership Succession Planning

Real Estate; Landlord/Tenant:

Acquisition and Sales of Commercial and Residential Property; Commercial and Residential Leases; Landlord/Tenant Issues, including Evictions; Zoning; Real Estate Tax Appeals
 
Business and General Civil Litigation

Garrison P. Carr, Associate
Attorneys at Law

Garrison joined the firm in 2018 as an associate attorney. He is a proud alumnus of the University of Cincinnati but always a Buckeye at heart. He received his law degree from Capital University Law School.

Prior to joining Decker Vonau, Garrison was a prosecutor with the City of Columbus and City of Hilliard for 4 years. During his time as a prosecutor, Garrison prosecuted thousands of cases, while gaining valuable trial experience. His ability in trial earned him praise from members of the bench. Garrison credits his ability to form amazing relationships with his clients as the reason he has had success in his career.

When Garrison is not in the courtroom, he enjoys spending time with his wonderful fiancée, Heidy. He enjoys his time working on his home in Westerville, watching his favorite soccer team Arsenal, and faithfully cheering his Buckeyes on to victory. Garrison has been an avid member of the Cincinnati and Columbus communities. He is a member of both the Ohio and Columbus Bar Association and the John Mercer Langston Bar Association.

Decker Vonau, LLC

Attorneys-At-Law

620 E. Broad Street, Columbus, Ohio 43215
614-242-4242 Fax 614-242-4243