Frantz Ward is proud to announce that Family Law partner Kaitlyn D. Arthurs
has been elected President of the Center for Principled Family Advocacy
. Katie has been involved with the Center since 2016 and has served as Secretary and President-Elect.
The Center for Principled Advocacy is a non-profit organization that promotes alternatives to litigation in resolving marriage and parenting issues in Ohio. The Center provides information to individuals facing divorce and custody issues and trains attorneys and other professionals in collaboration, mediation and other dispute resolution approaches.
Katie is a family law partner who counsels clients through difficult matters. Her practice is concentrated in several areas including divorce, dissolution of marriage, child custody, visitation, child support, spousal support, and mediation. Katie represents both men and women and takes a "big picture" approach when managing a variety of complex cases. She is proficient in both litigation and alternative dispute resolution. She negotiates mutually agreeable settlements and, if necessary, litigates cases through the court. Katie works efficiently with clients to find creative solutions to all family law matters, while also advocating for successful results. Katie was a recipient of the Avvo Client’s Choice Award and is named to the Ohio Super Lawyers Rising Star list, and The Best Lawyers in America in the area of Family Law. She received her J.D., cum laude,
from Case Western Reserve University School of Law and her B.A., cum laude
, from John Carroll University.