T. Douglas Clifford

Douglas Clifford is a Sandusky Attorney who focuses his practice on criminal defense, DUI defense and traffic defense. He is currently accepting new clients in Sandusky and the surrounding area.

Education and Experience

Douglas Clifford earned a Bachelor of Arts in Applied Conflict Management from Kent State University. After graduating from this institution in 1995, he went on to enroll in law school at Case Western Reserve University. In 2001, he obtained his Juris Doctor and became licensed to practice law in the state of Ohio.

From 2001 to 2007, T. Douglas Clifford worked as Assistant Public Defender for the Huron County Public Defenders Office. From 2007 to 2012, he worked as Assistant Law Director/Municipal Prosecutor for the City of Norwalk. In 2012, he founded his own firm: Law Offices of T. Douglas Clifford, LLC, where he continues to practice today.

Associations and Awards

Douglas Clifford holds active memberships in several associations, including the National College of DUI Defense, Ohio Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, American Chemical Society, DUI Defense Lawyers Association and American Academy of Forensic Sciences. He is a former member of the Ohio Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers.

While in law school, T. Douglas Clifford won the Jonathan M. Ault Mock Trial Award. He was also named one of the top 3 lawyers in Norwalk by the Norwalk Reflector in 2014. T. Douglas Clifford presents at seminars in Ohio throughout the year, and he is currently studying forensic science to enhance his skills.


Douglas Clifford is a former municipal prosecutor and a former public defender. While working in these positions, he gained a unique insight into both sides of criminal defense cases. Using this knowledge and experience, he works to provide every client with a realistic analysis of their case, along with the strongest defense strategy possible.

Douglas Clifford understands how difficult it is for people to face criminal charges. He is here to help you navigate the scary landscape of criminal defense and maximize your chances of avoiding a conviction. Throughout the case, he will provide support and keep you up-to-date on any new developments.

Contact an Experienced Sandusky Attorney

If you are facing criminal charges, traffic tickets or a DUI, you need an experienced attorney to help you protect your rights. Please contact Law Offices of T. Douglas Clifford, LLC today to make an appointment with T. Douglas Clifford.

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