Hannah L. Botkin-Doty

Attorney at Law

Hannah Botkin-Doty joined the law firm of Artz, Dewhirst & Wheeler, LLP on February 1, 2018.  Hannah is is a frequent lecturer and presenter on the topics of; estate planning, adoption, divorces, custody, LBGT issues; parentage and transgender rights.

Bar Admissions and Memberships

  • State of Ohio Bar, 2013
  • Ohio State Bar Association
  • Columbus Bar Association
  • American Association for Justice


  • Capital University- B.A. Degree Magna Cum Laude
    • Major: Criminology
    • Major: Sociology
    • Minor: Military Science
    • Capital University 2019 Young Distinguished Alumnus Award
      • In recognition of outstanding achievement and services to the profession, community and Capital University
  • Capital University Law School – Juris Doctorate degree
    • Concentration: Child and Family Law
    • Concentration: Dispute Resolution


2018 G.O.L.D. Award – Capital University Law School
JD “Graduate of the Last Decade” who has made significant achievements in their occupation and has made notable contributions to the legal profession and the Law School.

LGBT Committee Chair, Columbus Bar Association, 2015-2017
Women Lawyers of Franklin County Board, Judicial Campaign and Legislative Action Chair, 2016-2017, Diversity Chair, 2017-2018
Family Pride Network of Central Ohio, Board Member, 2016-2019
Transgender Name Change Clinics Volunteer, Equitas Health
Ohio State Bar Association Diversity and Inclusion Committee
Ohio Domestic Violence Network, Attorney Panel
Ohio Alliance to End Sexual Violence, Attorney Panel

Practice Areas

  • Domestic
  • Estate Planning
  • Adoption
  • Surrogacy and Assisted Reprodudctive Technology
  • Name Changes