Profiles


Robert D. Bergman is a chief integral element of the Bergman and Yiangou Law firm.  Robert received his BA from the Ohio State University in 1966, and his JD (Juris Doctor) from Capital University Law School in 1970.  Robert spent a year as an Assistant Attorney General in the Workers’ Compensation Section.  He has been in private practice since 1972.  He is a member of the Ohio State and Columbus Bar Associations, and is a Trustee for the CEC (Consumer Education Coalition).

Robert’s wife Lori and two daughters are avid golfers.  The family shows and breeds Havanese, which are a member of the Bichon family of dogs.

Andrew Yiangou received his Bachelors of Arts degree with a major in History from Wittenberg University in 1988 and his Juris Doctorate from Moritz College of Law at OSU in 1991.  He has been in private practice since 1991 and currently resides in Upper Arlington, Ohio.

I have been a practicing attorney, in good standing, within the State of Ohio since May 2003.  In 1999, I graduated, Cum Laude, from The Ohio State University with a double major in Criminology and Political Science.  I went on to attend the University of Toledo College of Law where I received my Juris Doctor in 2002.

From 2003 until May of 2008 I was a practicing attorney within the Northwest Ohio region where I dealt widely with various issues of criminal law, probate law, estate planning, juvenile law, contract law, business formation and management, as well as all aspects of domestic relations, and real estate transactions.  These experiences have required extensive legal research, writing and trial preparation as well as client counseling and negotiation.

In May of 2008, I relocated with my wife and young child to the Columbus, Franklin County area, where I have continued my practice of law with the Bergman & Yiangou Law Firm.  I am an active member of the Columbus Bar Association as well as the Ohio State Bar Association.  Moreover I am a participating member of the Juvenile and Family Law Committees within Franklin County.  In addition, I am admitted to practice in both Northern and Southern Federal District Courts.