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                  Mark G. Kafantaris

Kafantaris Law Offices
625 City Park Avenue
Columbus, Ohio 43206
T: (614) 223-1444
F: (614) 300-5123
E: mark@kafantaris.com
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Mark Kafantaris is a graduate of The Ohio State University (B.A.) and Capital University Law School (J.D., magna cum laude), where he concentrated his studies in Constitutional litigation. During law school, he served as a judicial extern to Ohio Supreme Court Justice Evelyn Lundberg Stratton and U.S. District Judge Algenon Marbley. Mark also worked for Columbus City Attorney Rick Pfeiffer at the City Prosecutor’s Office before entering into private practice.

Since then, Mark has represented clients in a myriad of cases at nearly every level.  He regularly appears on behalf of Chapter 7 and 13 debtors in bankruptcy court and handles civil and criminal cases in state and federal court, including appeals to the Tenth District and Sixth Circuit.  He has also petitioned the U.S. Supreme Court for a writ of certiorari.

Mark’s practice also includes administrative cases before the Social Security Administration for Supplemental Security Income (“SSI”) and Social Security Disability Insurance Benefits. (“SSDIB”)

Mark is AV (Preeminent) rated by Martindale-Hubbell, the trusted peer review authority since 1896.  He is also rated as “Superb” by Avvo and has regularly been featured in Ohio Super Lawyer Magazine as a Rising Star in the legal profession.

Bar Admissions:

  • Supreme Court of the United States
  • Supreme Court of Ohio and all other Courts & Agencies of the State
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit
  • United States District Court for the Northern District of Ohio
  • United States District Court for the Southern District of Ohio
  • United States Tax Court

Boards and Professional Associations:

  • Columbus Bar Association
  • Hellenic Bar Association
  • Columbus Bar Fee Arbitration Committee
  • City of Columbus Property Maintenance Appeals Board
  • Credit Education Coalition
  • American Hellenic Educational Progressive Association
  • Greek Olympic Society of Columbus