Daniel Getty


Daniel F. Getty received his Bachelor's of Science in Economics from Radford University in 1996. While at Radford, Dan achieved the rising senior award in Economics, by being rated number one in the department of economics and thereafter was inducted by Beta Gamma Sigma National Honor Society in the top 10% of the business department.

Dan then attended the University of Dayton, School of Law, receiving his law degree in 2001. Dan graduated with honors, being ranked 14th of 140 peers. During law school, Dan clerked for several local firms in the areas of personal injury, landlord/tenant, criminal, and civil litigation. While still in law school Dan obtained his intern's certificate thereby allowing him to litigate cases for clients since 2000.

Since receiving his law license in 2001, Dan has provided legal services to literally thousands of individuals. Dan's legal experience includes litigating through jury trial complex business litigation, and malpractice claims to complex felony criminal trials. In addition to his litigation and trial practice, Dan also focuses and has tremendous experience in Estate Planning, Probate Work, and Landlord/Tenant Matters. Additionally, Dan has experience in negotiating and drafting contracts from small to medium size businesses, commercial real estate transactions, and residential real estate transactions. Dan is a real estate investor himself and prides himself on his knowledge and ability to help local and out of state real estate investors with rental properties and otherwise buying and accumulating properties. In addition, since 2008 Dan has sat as Magistrate in the Dayton Municipal Court and now also sits as Magistrate in the Kettering Municipal Court. Accordingly, Dan's experience comes not only from litigating cases in trial, but also from being the judge of the cases being presented to him through his magistrate experience.

Dan has a special taste for litigation involving contested custody matters.  Dan Himself a single father had to fight the fight.  Dan has a special passion for these types of cases.  He supports Ohio legislation concerning equal parenting rights for both mother's and father's and believes strongly that children's needs are met with both parents involvement.  Knowing not only that he has the knowledge base, but the personal experience, has helped many clients feel more comfortable in the system.  

Born on Long Island, New York, Dan moved to Virginia with his parents, in 1986. Dan lived and attended high school and college in Virginia until moving to Dayton, Ohio to pursue his law degree.

Although Dan grew up in suburban Long Island, a good portion of his life was spent on the family's horse ranch located in an area of Virginia known as the Shenandoah Valley. Many days were spent working on the farm learning the disciplines of life. For work through high school and college, Dan not only worked on his family's farm, but also worked as a carpenter, eventually owning and operating a small construction business during the later years of college.

Dan's hobbies include skiing, hunting, boxing and fitness and spending time on his farm in Adams County, Ohio. Dan enjoys spending time with his toddler aged son and their dog, Diamond.  Dan has a passion for the ocean, outdoors and his son, and can never spend enough time around them.

In addition to running the law office, Dan has served as Magistrate in the Dayton and Kettering Municipal Courts. Dan also served as a Board Member of the Centerville Washington Township Historical Society. Dan has served on miscellaneous political campaigns.

Recent Blog Posts


  • Lemon Law Case

    We were referred to Mr. Getty and glad we were. After I laid out the situation with a 2021 vehicle and the issues we experienced as well as all the documentation I created around the issue; Dan came out swinging on our behalf. He was our voice for the entire situation and we went from Ford tellin...
  • Genuine to the Core

    I was given a small list of reputable non compete attorneys from a friend. I live out of state and ended up going with another high priced attorney initially before I realized I was being taken for a ride. Daniel Getty was it from day one. I work hard in my profession and appreciate it when that ...
  • A True Client Advocate. Intelligent, Fast, Trustworthy, and Experienced Law Professional

    Finding Dan Getty in my husband's time of need was invaluable. He is a true advocate for his clients. Is experienced in law and it shoes through his knowledge. After an in house civil warrant was released as active we were faced with a sudden notice that he need to turn himself over to the jail a...
  • Rockstar!!

    Mr Getty came very highly recommended to me at a time when my children were in jeopardy. My ex had been twice convicted of and jailed for Domestic Violence against our 6 year old son and yet the "system" favored him in our situation. "Mr. Dan, as my kids came to call him, stepped in and all of a ...
  • Lifesaver

    First off, Mr Getty is a flat-out awesome person. I had an extremely strange case arise from a disillusionment over ten years ago. I had failed to comply with a court order that I had no idea existed. It was a potentially serious problem. I could've even ended up in JAIL! Well, Dan was the attorn...
  • Easy to Work With

    Dan did a great job representing me. He was very easy to work with and helped me a lot throughout the process. Thanks for the help Dan.
  • An Amazing Attorney

    I hired Dan after a long drawn out custody battle of 2 years over my daughter. Dan walked in to my case knowing that it was going to be extremely hard. Long story short my previous attorney and judge screwed my entire case up from the beginning (incorrect information, including birth date of my d...
  • Real Estate

    I have worked with Mr. Getty on numerous matters with clients. It ranges from eviction of tenants to writing of will before and after a death. He is very personable and always goes the extra mile.
  • Consultation

    I consulted with Mr. Getty in Feb 2017 when I was deciding on whether or not to get a divorce. Mr. Getty was extremely helpful in helping me weigh my options at that time. He has been a great resource for me and helped put things in perspective. I appreciate his kindness and wealth of knowledge r...
  • American Airlines Pilot

    Mr. Dan Getty assisted me with my divorce proceedings in late August, 2017. I was very impressed with his level of professionalism, his promptness, knowledge and overall command of my case. He is always positive. He kept me informed throughout the process and always offered a sound option as to h...
  • Five Stars!

    Dan was very professional and responsive while handling my divorce. He kept me updated throughout the process about what to expect and minimized the stress of an already very difficult situation. Highly recommended!

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