My Oath to Office:

I Do Solemnly Swear:

I will support the Constitution of the United States and the Constitution of the State of Ohio;

I will maintain the respect due to courts of justice and judicial officers;

I will not counsel or maintain any suit or proceeding which shall appear to me to be unjust,Michael Malone nor any defense except such as I believe to be honestly debatable under the law of the land;

I will employ for the sole purposes of maintaining the causes confined to me such means only as are consistent with truth and honor, and will never seek to mislead the judge or jury by any artifice or false statement of fact or law;

I will maintain the confidence and preserve inviolate the secrets of my client, and will accept no compensation in connection with his business except from him or his knowledge and approval;

I will abstain from all offensive personality, and advance no fact prejudicial to the honor or reputation of a party or witness, unless required by the justice of the cause with which I am charged;

I will never reject, from any consideration person to myself, the cause of the defenseless or oppressed, or delay any man’s cause for lucre or malice.

So Help Me God.

Debut of New Website

Oxley, Malone, Hollister, Warren & Spaeth, of Findlay, Ohio, is pleased to announce the unveiling of its new website, With over 175 years of combined legal experience, they are a full service firm and maintains a diversified practice for a wide range of individuals and businesses.

The site includes biographical and contact information on each attorney and staff member, plus details on the firm’s areas of practice. In addition, news and announcements will be posted to the site on a regular basis.

The website was created by Findlay Internet of Findlay, Ohio.

Title Agency, Law Firm Merge

The law firm of Oxley, Malone, Hollister, Warren & Spaeth, PLL has merged with Golden Key Title Agency, Inc.

Golden Key Title Agency is now located within the offices of the law firm located at 301 E. Main Cross St., Findlay, Ohio.

Golden Key Title serves Hancock County and the surrounding counties in the area of real estate closings and title insurance.

Business hours are Monday through Friday 8:00AM to 5:30PM and by appointment. The telephone number for Golden Key Title is 419-420-3055.

Michael J. Malone, Bret A. Spaeth and Scott Basinger are all title agents. Nicole Hartman is the closing processor.


Business news press release

Drew A. Wortman has joined the law firm of Oxley, Malone, Hollister, Warren & Spaeth in September, 2013. Drew has been practicing law for over 16 years. Drew specializes in all matters of litigation including criminal, civil and domestic relations.

Elizabeth A. Behrendt has joined the law firm in March, 2015. She comes to the firm with over 20 years of law experience. Elizabeth specializes in family law and estates.