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Kimball Carey is a partner in Bricker & Eckler's Education group and has a practice devoted exclusively to K-12 education law, with an emphasis on employment law, management procedures, and school associations. He serves as an advocate for boards of education and other education-related entities in state and federal courts and administrative agencies. In addition, Kimball is chief legal counsel to the Buckeye Association of School Administrators and to the Management Council of the Ohio Education Computer Network. Kimball has made numerous appearances on behalf of school associations as a "friend of the court" in cases before the Ohio Supreme Court and other courts across Ohio.


  • 100 South Third Street
    Columbus, OH 43215-4291


  • Wittenberg University, BA, graduated 1974


  • Columbus Bar; Ohio State Associations - Member
  • National Council of School Board Attorneys - Member

Lawyer of the Year Badge - 2018 - Education Law Lawyer of the Year Badge - 2016 - Education Law Lawyer of the Year Badge - 2013 - Education Law

Named "Lawyer of the Year" by Best Lawyers® for:

  • Education Law, Columbus, OH (2018)
  • Education Law, Columbus, OH (2016)
  • Education Law, Columbus, OH (2013)

Recognized in The Best Lawyers in America® 2023 for work in:

  • Education Law

"Kimball has the knowledge and expertise to assist with a variety of personnel issues. Our district employs over 2500 employees who belong to three labor groups. Many issues are complex in nature and Kimball has always assisted in seeking the appropriate resolution."

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