Samuel A. Peppers, III


Sam focuses his practice on family wealth planning.

Earlier in his career, Sam was employed with the Franklin County Probate Court as a general magistrate presiding over matters before the court, such as adoptions, guardianship, name changes, estates, trusts, marriage applications, and civil commitments for mental illness. Sam continues to assist clients in these matters in probate courts throughout the state of Ohio


  • Capital University School of Law  (J.D., 1993)
  • Marshall University  (B.S., 1980)
    • Biological Sciences

Bar Admissions

  • Ohio

Court Admissions

  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Ohio


  • Ohio State Bar Association, Estate Planning, Trusts, and Probate Law Council
  • Columbus Bar Association
    • President (2018)
    • Board of Governors (2013 - 2015)
  • The John Mercer Langston Bar Association
  • Christian Community Church,
    • Elder
    • Sunday School teacher
    • Small group leader