Professional Affiliations











  • Ohio State Bar Association
  • Knox County Bar Association
  • Admitted to practice before the Courts of the State of Ohio
  • Licensed Title Insurance Agent

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Mr. Giles graduated cum laude from Kenyon College in Gambier, Ohio and earned his law degree at The Ohio State University.  He has been licensed to practice law since 1981 and is currently licensed to practice in all courts in the State of Ohio, the U.S. Federal District Court for the Southern District of Ohio and the U.S. Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals.  He currently limits his practice to Ohio State Courts, primarily in Knox County and focuses his practice on Family Law and Criminal Defense.  Mr. Giles is a Certified Specialist in Family Law, a member of the Ohio Association of Criminal Defense Attorneys, the Ohio State Bar Association and the Knox County Bar Association.

Mr. Giles is also a licensed Title Insurance Agent and is General Counsel for Knox Title Agency, Inc., dba ACS Title & Closing Services of Knox County.

Mr. Giles is currently a member of the Board of the Foundation for the Knox Community Hospital and is also a commisioner of the Knox County Park District.  He has been an adult leader in the Boy Scouts of America and was formerly on the Board of Knox New Hope Industries.  He is married with two adult sons.


Morgan Giles has recently joined the firm. His addition enhances the firm's ability to serve its existing client base and allows the firm to provide an expanded range of legal services.

He graduated from Ohio University in Athens, Ohio and earned his law degree from The Capital University Law School where he graduated with magna cum laude honors. While at Capital, he was an active member of the Law Review and is the author of a note published in the fall 2011 edition of the Capital University Law Review titled "A Call to Action: Expanding Public Access to Ohio's Navigable Rivers and Streams." This note challenges Ohio's current stream access law and calls for more access to these waterways for Ohio's Sportsmen.

Morgan is engaged in a general practice and will be assisting James Giles with his family law and criminal defense practice. He has a particular interest in real estate, land use planning, and natural resources law. Morgan is a licensed Title Insurance Agent and serves as Counsel for ACS Title and Closing Services of Knox County.

In his free time, Morgan spends time with his friends and family and enjoys outdoor recreation, especially skiing.

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