Michael R. Moran Co., LLC


Michael R. Moran Co., LLC

Michael R. Moran

Attorney at Law
181 Granville Street
P. O. Box 307437
Gahanna, Ohio  43230-7437  USA
(614) 476-6453
(614) 476-4157 Fax



Michael R. Moran is a trial attorney with an extremely unique skill set – he has experience as a defense lawyer, prosecutor, and judicial officer (criminal court magistrate), in defending, prosecuting, and judging weapons control violations.  His extensive firearms law litigation experience includes having represented individual gun owners in the defense of criminal charges, concealed handgun licensees in administrative appeals, gun collectors, gun dealers (FFL’s) in ATF administrative hearings, trade associations in appeals, shooting ranges in civil matters, gun clubs, and gun shows. 


His firearms litigation experience spans defending the rights of gun owners in tribunals ranging from the ATF and County Sheriff’s Offices, to Mayor’s Courts, County Courts, Municipal Courts, Common Pleas Courts, state Courts of Appeal, the Ohio Supreme Court and the Supreme Court of the United States, where he represented a national trade association in the landmark Heller v. District of Columbia case, which recognized the Second Amendment as a fundamental individual right. 


Mike has been a subject matter expert and consultant on firearms-related litigation.  His firearms expertise is practical and not merely theoretical, as he is an actively teaching NRA Certified Training Counselor – Instructor in the disciplines of Basic Rifle, Basic Pistol, Shotgun, Home Firearms Safety, Personal Protection in the Home, and Personal Protection Outside the Home,  teaching Ohio concealed carry classes.


He is also an NRA Chief Range Safety Officer.  Mike is a state-certified firearms instructor/firearms safety officer in Ohio for law enforcement officers and private security personnel, as well as being a factory-trained Glock Advanced Pistol Armorer.  We are a boutique law firm with diverse experiences – please contact us to discuss your legal needs!


Mike Moran Attorney, Portsmouth, Ohio.