Tennille E. Newton


Tennille graduated from Wauseon High School in 1995, and in 2000 received her Bachelor’s Degree from the University of Toledo.  She obtained her JD from University of Toledo College of Law in 2005. Thereafter, Tennille opened her own practice in downtown Toledo focusing on family law and criminal defense. In 2007, she joined her current firm as an associate. She became a partner in 2011.

With over 10 years of experience, Tennille focuses on family law matters, including divorce, dissolution, child custody, grandparent rights, delinquency matters, and cases that require Job & Family Services involvement. Tennille is also a collaboratively trained lawyer and often serves in cases as a best interest attorney for children.  She is a professional in Alternative Dispute Resolution Professionals as a mediator, early neutral evaluator, and parenting coordinator.

Tennille is a member of the following organizations: Northwest Ohio Family Law Association, Ohio State Bar Association, The Association of Family and Conciliation Courts, International Chapter and Ohio Chapter, Fulton and Henry County Bar Associations.

Tennille is a past board member of the Symphony of Trees, a local organization that raises money for the benefit of abused children in her community.



Completed Bachelor of Arts

University of Toledo



The University of Toledo College of Law

Practice Areas



Child Custody

Grandparent Rights

Delinquency Matters

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