Kathryn Cornelius-Blume, Dagger Law Lancaster Litigation Attorney Criminal Defense Law Lawyer

Kathryn Cornelius-Blume



A Practice Focused on Civil Litigation

Ms. Cornelius-Blume’s legal practice includes several years of courtroom experience in the following areas:

Prior to entering into private legal practice, Ms. Cornelius-Blume was employed as a staff attorney at Southeastern Ohio Legal Services (SEOLS). While at SEOLS, she assisted clients with all areas of civil litigation, providing a valuable resource for low-income residents of Southeast Ohio. Ms. Cornelius-Blume found her passion for litigation and trial work while in law school. She was able to obtain valuable first-hand experience by working as a certified legal intern at the Legal Aid Society of Southwest Ohio, serving as a law clerk at Gerhardstein and Branch Co. LPA, and being a judicial extern for Justice Sharon Kennedy at the Ohio Supreme Court.

Appointments with Attorney Cornelius-Blume may be scheduled at either our Lancaster or Canal Winchester office locations.

Professional Affiliations

Commitment to Community

Ms. Cornelius-Blume actively supports various community organizations throughout Fairfield County and Central Ohio, including:

  • Fairfield County Pro Bono Clinic operated by Southeastern Ohio Legal Services (SEOLS)
  • Fairfield County Domestic Relations Help Desk
  • Legal Aid Society of Columbus Fresh Start Clinic
  • Ohio Domestic Violence Network Pro Bono Attorney


Kathryn Cornelius-Blume graduated from the University of Pittsburgh, in Pennsylvania, with a B.S. in Psychology and a B.A. in History. She obtained a Juris Doctor degree from the University of Cincinnati College of Law, in Ohio, where she served as the Senior Article Editor for the Human Rights Quarterly publication.

Ms. Cornelius-Blume resides in Columbus, Ohio, with her husband and their pets: Watson, their dog, and Little Kitty, their cat. She enjoys running, boxing and cooking in her free time.


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