Candidate Profiles

Josh Brown

Candidate for:
Franklin County Common Pleas Court, General Division

Undergraduate Education:
U.S. Army Chemical School, Diploma
Palm Beach State College, Associates of Arts
The Ohio State University, Bachelor of Arts, Political Science

Legal Education:
University of Toledo, College of Law, Juris Doctor

Legal Experience:

  • Sole Practitioner, 2013-Present
  • Graff & McGovern LPA, 2018-2019

Candidate Statement:

(In response to the question, "Please explain why you believe you are qualified for the judicial position for which you are seeking election.")

  • I have a successful record of serving clients in my private practice. My law firm has 93 reviews on Google, all of which are 5 of 5 stars. The reviews are very positive and speak for themselves.
  • I have represented clients in multiple court proceedings, including administrative hearings, trials, and appeals.
  • I have extensive policy experience, having worked at the Ohio General Assembly and represented two major trade associations.
  • I have the humility, ability, and desire to put in the challenging work to become a dedicated public servant.
  • Outside my legal practice, I have extensive experience in leadership and administration.

Columbus Bar Association
2020 Judiciary Committee Finding:

Not Recommended

Columbus Bar Association Judicial Poll Results:
2020 Judicial Preference Poll


Running Against:
Carl Aveni

The Columbus Bar Association does not endorse any judicial candidate.