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Ricardo J. Simmonds

Assistant Attorney General
Charitable Law Section

Office: 614-644-8697

Ricardo joined the Ohio Attorney General's Office, Charitable Law Section in September 2018. Ricardo assists the section in civil investigations and enforcement involving charitable trusts and fiducidary duties, charitable fundraising, and gambling. 

Before joining the Ohio Attorney General's Office, Ricardo served as a law clerk for the Honorable R. David Proctor at the Federal District Court for the Southern District of Alabama. He also worked as a legal intern at the Office of the Tennessee Attorney General & Reporter, the Office of the Ohio Attorney General, and the Federal Trade Commission before returning to Ohio upon his graduation. Ricardo proudly served as a member of the Ohio National Guard.

  • State of Ohio (2018)
  • United States District Court, Southern District of Ohio (2018)
  • The University of Alabama School of Law, J.D. (2018)
  • Auburn University, B.A., Philosophy (2014)