Mark H. Gams

Mark H. Gams

Columbus, Ohio

Mark H. Gams is a partner in the firm, focusing on litigation and coverage issues. He is rated AV-Preeminent by Martindale Hubbell, which means his peers have ranked him at the highest level of professional excellence. His areas of practice include Property, Casualty and Automobile insurance issues, including litigation and coverage opinions. He concentrates on first party and bad faith claims, as well as third party claims.

Further, his area of practice includes condominium law, representing condominium and homeowner associations regarding their day-to-day business activities and assisting unit owners with their claims.

He is a member of the Ohio State Bar Association, Columbus Bar Association, Ohio Association of Civil Trial Attorneys and State Bar of Georgia.

Areas of Practice

  • Appellate Practice
  • Bad Faith Punitive Damages
  • Closed Head Injuries / Traumatic Brain Injury Claims
  • Fire and Casualty Law
  • Insurance Coverage
  • Insurance Claims Management
  • Insurance Defense
  • Wrongful Death
  • Defamation Cases - Defense of Slander/Libel
  • Negligence Law
  • Condominium Law and Representation of Homeowner Associations

Litigation Percentage

  • 90% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Ohio, 1984
  • Georgia, 1986
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Ohio, 1985
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Ohio, 1985


  • Capital University Law School, Columbus, Ohio
    • J.D. - 1984
    • Honors: Order of the Curia
    • Honors: American Jurisprudence Award, Property
  • The Ohio State University
    • B.A. - 1981

Honors and Awards

  • AV-Preeminent by Martindale Hubbell
  • 2016 Super Lawyers

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Ohio State Bar Association, Member
  • Columbus Bar Association
  • Ohio Association of Civil Trial Attorneys
  • State Bar of Georgia

Pro Bono Activities

  • Member of its Board of Trustees, Capital Area Humane Society, 1996 - 2003
  • Counsel to the Capital Area Humane Society