Rainer Steinhoff

An Experienced Advocate

As a client of Rainer Steinhoff, you can be confident that your legal matter will be handled with a high degree of competence and care. Attorney Rainer Steinhoff has more than 20 years of legal experience and has represented hundreds of clients in divorce and family law matters. Mr. Steinhoff practices exclusively in family law and juvenile law matters to provide the skilled and knowledgeable representation his clients require.

Attentive, Candid and Compassionate

Mr. Steinhoff strives to make his clients feel comfortable, so that they can ask any question —no matter how important or how minor. He responds promptly to calls and messages. He understands his clients are going through difficult times and require helpful guidance.

Mr. Steinhoff provides a free consultation for each new client. He listens patiently to the client’s story, asks thoughtful questions, takes notes, and explains the procedures, options and possible outcomes. He is realistic in outlining the limitations of the court system and the risks of certain strategies. He believes that informed clients are empowered clients.

Mr. Steinhoff understands that the parties and their children in a divorce are going through a tough time, and, when appropriate, he uses whimsy to try and ease the burden. One client needed cheering up. She likes animals, so Mr. Steinhoff went to a park, took pictures of some ducks, and emailed them to the client.

Cordial and Professional

Mr. Steinhoff treats his clients and other attorneys with respect, and tries to diffuse and settle divisive issues. He understands the value of resolving disputes as expeditiously, affordably and effectively as possible.

Skilled and Experienced Trial Lawyer

When disputes cannot be resolved through negotiation or mediation, Mr. Steinhoff has the trial experience to provide the strong advocacy his clients require in the courtroom. He vigorously protects his clients’ parental rights and financial interests. As a client of Rainer Steinhoff, you will have a strong advocate on your side.

From his office in Columbus, Mr. Steinhoff represents clients throughout central Ohio. To schedule a free consultation with Franklin County family law attorney Rainer Steinhoff, call 614-507-0663. You may also contact Mr. Steinhoff by email.

Areas of Practice

  • Divorce
  • Child Support
  • Custody & Visitation
  • Family Law
  • Juvenile Law

Litigation Percentage

  • 100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Ohio, 1992
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Ohio


  • University of Cincinnati College of Law, Cincinnati, Ohio


  • German