CLAYTON J. CRATES
Clay was born in Findlay, Ohio, and grew up in Toledo, Ohio and Pueblo West, Colorado. Clay received his Bachelor of Arts degree from Wittenberg University in Springfield, Ohio in 2005 and his Juris Doctor from The University of Toledo College of Law in 2008. Clay joined the Arthur Law Firm in 2009 as an associate, and became a partner in 2016.
Clay practices principally in the area of criminal defense, he devotes time to domestic relations and consumer law as well. He was admitted to the practice of law in Ohio in 2008.
Clay gives his time and has applied his talents as a Soccer Coach for the Defiance Strikers youth teams. The team travels across Northwestern Ohio and Southeastern Michigan in the Spring and Fall months. Clay has been the acting assistant coach since 2014.
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