Ralph A. Bauer

Attorney at Law

Legal council for Midwest Ohio clients


120 N Main Ave, Sidney OH 45365
Phone: 937-658-6590

Meet Ralph A. Bauer

Experienced Legal Council


Ralph A. Bauer, Esquire

Practice Area: Criminal Defense; Domestic Relations; Estate Planning; Real Estate
Admitted to Bar: 1988, Ohio.


2016 - present, Ralph A. Bauer Co., L.P.A.
2013 to 2016, Kerrigan, Boller and Bauer Co., L.P.A.
2006 to 2013, Shelby County Prosecutor
1993 to 2006, Assistant Shelby County Public Defender
1993 to 2005, Ralph A. Bauer Inc.
1988 to 1993, Assistant Shelby County Prosecutor
1988 to 1993, Kerrigan, Boller, Stevenson & Goettemoeller Co., L.P.A.

1988 University of Cincinnati J.D.
1985 Wittenberg University B.A.
1981 Houston High School

1988 to Present, Ohio State Bar Association
1988 to Present, Shelby County Bar Association

Community Activities:
2002 to 2006, Shelby County Board of Elections
1999 to 2013, Republican Central Committee
1994 to 2001, Hardin-Houston Board of Education
1991 to Present, Temperance Lodge Masonic Temple
1989 to 1999, Houston Community Center Trustee
2003 to 2007, Houston Jr. High Cross Country Coach
2009 to 2011, Farm Bureau; Lehman Cross Country and Track Coach

Farm Bureau (lifetime)

Wife - Lisa Bauer
Children - Aaron Bauer, Christian Bauer, Kathryn Bauer and Elizabeth Bauer

Trust the Ralph A Bauer Law Office for all of your legal needs. Contact us today to learn more about our legal services.

Criminal Defense

Successfully tried and defended hundreds of cases consisting of felonies and misdemeanors of all levels from murder to disorderly conduct.

Drunk Driving

Arrested for a DUI, DWI, OVI, OMVI? It is imperative that you contact legal representation immediately to restore your driving privileges. 

Divorce Attorney

Divorce Cases can be ugly. We will work with you each step of the process to be sure that you understand your rights and responsibilities.

Estate Planning

Your proactive Estate Planning, Probate and Trust Administration, Guardianship decisions will help you to avoid Probate involvement.