Steven M. Tolbert, Jr.

T 614.559.7208
F 614.464.1737
10 West Broad Street
One Columbus Center, Suite 2300
Columbus, Ohio 43215-3484

Steve is an associate in Frost Brown Todd’s Columbus office in the Labor and Employment Practice Group. Steve graduated from the Ohio State University Moritz College of Law in 2017. While in law school, Steve was a judicial extern for both Judge Michael H. Watson and Judge Michael R. Barrett in U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Ohio, as well as for Judge Richard A. Frye in the Franklin County Court of Common Pleas. Steve also served on the Ohio State Law Journal as a staff editor, then articles editor. Steve volunteered his time in the summer to the Hamilton County Youth Court, a criminal diversion program for first-time juvenile offenders.

Prior to law school, Steve graduated magna cum laude from the Ohio State University in 2013 with a major in history. During his summers in college, Steve worked in the Hamilton County Prosecutor’s Office as a summer intern. Steve also studied abroad in a pre-law program at Oxford University, England. Following undergrad, Steve worked at the Hamilton County Prosecutor’s Office as a grand jury coordinator and paralegal prior to starting law school. 

Highlights & Recognitions

  • CALI Award for Excellence, Legal Analysis and Writing
  • CALI Award for Excellence, Evidence in Trial Practice
  • Ernest Karam Award, Legal Analysis and Writing I & II
  • LL.M. Legal Writing Fellow, 2016

Civic & Charitable Organizations

  • Hamilton County Youth Court, 2015

Other Contact Info


Rebecca Jarrett
T 614.559.7230