Lorie McCaughan

Office: Domestic Relations and Juvenile Judge
Status: Challenger
Party Affiliation: Democratic

I'm Lorie McCaughan and I'm a Democrat running for
Judge in Franklin County's Domestic Relations and Juvenile Court.
Ohio created a new seat in the Domestic Relations and Juvenile Court to relieve the overburdened system. This seat requires a jurist who has progressive and innovative solutions, is compassionate toward families, and has proven experience.

Why Choose Lorie?
20 years actively practicing Family, Juvenile and Criminal Law
Clinical Professor at Capital University Law School & OSU Moritz College of Law
Vast knowledge about how court proceedings affect children and families
She understands the uphill battle faced by persons who cannot afford counsel
Lorie Will:
Give a voice to those without privilege, power or deep pockets
Provide equal access to the court for all
Work to protect children who have been caught up in the system
Bring wisdom and efficiency to courtroom processes
“With Lorie…and Justice for All.”
Lorie McCaughan grew up in Columbus and began her professional career as a practicing nurse. She brought her compassion for people and families to the Columbus legal community. She has tried numerous cases in Central Ohio, while advocating for families, the homeless, and other disenfranchised people, as well as instructing and mentoring hundreds of law students as a Clinical Professor.

Lorie knows:
How to guide parties toward resolving even the most seemingly complicated case
How to efficiently resolve cases that have been delayed by an overburdened legal system
How to evenly and fairly apply the law and make sure that all voices are heard