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Michael Arthur Newland

  • Solo Practitioner


Hamilton, OH





Michael was born and raised in Hamilton, Ohio. He graduated from Edgewood High in 1981. He was a member of the National Honor Society, German Club and Edgewood Choir and Choraliers. He graduated from Georgetown College with a BA in American Studies in 1985. While there, he was active in the Phi Alpha Theta History Honorary Fraternity, the Georgetown College Oratorio Chorus and the Georgetown College Chorale. Michael obtained his Juris Doctor degree in 1988 from Capital University Law School.

Michael opened his private practice in November, 1989, in Hamilton, Ohio. Areas of practice include criminal defense (adult and juvenile), traffic citations, wills, deeds, dissolutions. His practice is focused within Butler County courts but, over the years, he has developed contacts and relationships with other area attorneys to whom he feels comfortable referring cases in other counties.

Areas Of Practice

  • Criminal Defense
  • Traffic Citations

Bar Admissions

  • Ohio, 1988
  • U.S. District Court, 1993


  • Capital University Law School, Columbus, Ohio
    • J.D. - 1988
  • Georgetown College, Georgetown, Kentucky
    • B.A. - 1985
    • Honors: magna cum laude
    • Major: American Studies

Professional Associations And Memberships

  • Butler County Bar Association, Present
  • Ohio Association of Criminal Defense Attorneys, Present
  • National Association of Criminal Defense Attorneys, Present
  • Ohio State Bar Association, Present

Pro Bono Activities

  • Volunteer Lawyers Program Divorce Clinic, 1990 to Present

Fraternities / Sororities

  • Phi Alpha Theta