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Barbara K. Letcher

  • Of Counsel



Barbara K. Letcher was born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and was raised in Pittsburgh and Chillicothe, Ohio. She received her B.S. in Allied Health Professions, with a major in Biomedical Communications, and her J.D. from The Ohio State University Moritz College of Law. Ms. Letcher's practice focuses on labor and employment law and civil litigation and she has been an OSBA Board Certified Specialist in Labor & Employment Law since 2002. She has represented clients before Ohio state and federal courts as well as federal and state agencies.

Ms. Letcher is a member of the Association of Workplace Investigators. She has completed the AWI Training Institute for Workplace Investigators and holds the designation of AWI-CH. She is also a member of the Ohio State Bar Association, the Columbus Bar Association, the Society for Human Resource Management, and the Human Resources Association of Central Ohio.

Areas Of Practice

  • Employment Law
  • Labor Law
  • Civil Litigation
  • Appellate

Bar Admissions

  • Ohio, 1990
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 6th Circuit, 1993
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Ohio, 1991
  • Supreme Court of the United States of America, 1998
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Ohio, 2002


  • The Ohio State University College of Law, Columbus, Ohio
    • J.D. - 1990
  • The Ohio State University
    • Bachelor of Science - 1979
    • Major: Biomedical Communications
  • Capital University College of Law
    • Certified Legal Assistant

Professional Associations And Memberships

  • Society for Human Resource Management and the Human Resources Association of Central Ohio, Member
  • Labor and Employment Law Section of the Ohio Bar Association and the Labor and Employment Law Committee of the Columbus Bar Association, Member
  • Columbus Bar Association, Past Chair
  • Association of Workplace Investigators, Member
  • Human Resources Association of Central Ohio, Member , 2003

Honors and Awards

  • Ohio Super Lawyers, 2005-2006, 2013-2021
  • Ohio Super Lawyers Columbus Top 25 Women 2017-2018

Litigation Percentage

  • 75% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Pro Bono Activities

  • GETDOT - Legal Chair, 2010 to 2019
  • Stadium Scholarship Alumni Society – Former Board Member and Past President
  • Ohio State University Student Loan Foundation – Former Board Member and Past President