Welcome to the Lake County, Ohio Bar Association

The Lake County Bar Association strives to assist in, to safeguard and to improve the administration of justice for the benefit of the Courts, of the legal profession, and of the public.  We are here to help you.

NOTARY LAW CHANGE EFFECTIVE SEPTEMBER 20, 2019

The Lake County Bar Association has been approved as an authorized provider to administer the education and test required under the new law. If you are renewing your commission or applying to become a notary public, you should obtain a criminal records background check from one of the sights on the Attorney General’s website before you apply.
The next step will be to apply or renew at the bar office on the second floor of the Courthouse West Annex between 8:30 and 3:30 Monday thru Friday.