Attorney Profile

David Ferrell Canton Estate Planning AttorneyDavid B. Ferrell graduated with Honors from Bowling Green State University with a degree in Finance and Banking. Following his graduation from The University of Toledo School of Law, he began his law career performing criminal defense litigation, which introduced him to the many courtrooms in the Northeast Ohio area.

For the past 37 years, he has concentrated his law practice in the areas of Probate, Estates, Guardianship, Family Law, and DUI.

In addition to practicing law, David B. Ferrell is dedicated to improving the Canton community. He currently serves as counsel to several not-for-profit corporations. He also sits on the Board of Directors of Wishes Can Happen, Inc. and The Association of Wish Granting Organizations, an international association of not-for-profit organizations dedicated to granting the wishes and dreams of children with life-threatening or terminal illnesses. He is a trustee for the Community Legal Aid Services Board. He is also a past President of the Board of Directors of Big Brothers, Big Sisters of Canton, Ohio.

Areas of Practice:

Bar Admissions:

  • Ohio, 1978
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Ohio, 1979
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 6th Circuit


  • J.D., University of Toledo College of Law, Toledo, Ohio, 1978
  • B.S., Bowling Green University, Bowling Green, OH, 1975