Deanna L. Durbin, Attorney

Akron Probate Attorney


Deanna L. Durbin attended the University of Akron,  where she received her B.S. degree, summa cum laude,  and her J.D. degree.   

While attending the University of Akron School of Law, Deanna was the Articles Editor for the Akron Law Review.  She also participated in the Legal Clinic and served as an intern with the U.S. Court of Appeals Sixth Circuit. Formerly, Deanna worked in Information Technology involving health care systems.  Deanna co-authored the 2011-2013 Ohio Elder Law, part of Baldwin's Ohio Handbook Series, published by West. She has presented on various topics, including probate, estate planning and legal ethics. She is a member of the Akron Bar and the Ohio State Bar Associations.

Deanna is committed to providing quality, compassionate service to meet your legal needs.

She resides in Akron with her husband and son,

and their two dogs.

Ohio Bar Admission: 2008

Honors and Awards:
Akron Law Review, Articles Editor, Associate Editor 2006-08
Moot Court Honor Society, 2005-2007
Linda M. Poppenhouse Scholarship, 2005-2008
CALI in Comparative Legal Systems, 2007​

University of Akron School of Law, Akron, Ohio, 2008, J.D.
University of Akron, Akron, Ohio, 1984, B.S. Computer Science​

Professional Associations and Memberships:
IRS/AARP Tax program, Certified Income Tax Preparer for Elderly, 2008-10 Volunteer
Ohio Bar Association Estate Planning, Trust & Probate Law section
Akron Bar Association


​   Hours: Mon-Fri 8am-5pm

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