Robert A. DeBlasis

Admitted to Practice

  • State of Ohio (2013)
  • Commonwealth of Kentucky (2014)
  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of Ohio (2020)
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of Ohio (2020)


  • B.S. - College of Charleston, Business Adminstration, Specialization : Finance (2010)
  • J.D. - University of Cincinnati College of Law (2013)

Robert A. DeBlasis

Bob DeBlasis is a Partner in Kohnen & Patton’s Litigation Practice Group and is licensed to practice in Ohio and Kentucky.  As an experienced civil litigator with a background in business and an aptitude for numbers, Bob assists clients with a variety of commercial business matters that include all aspects of the civil litigation process.  Bob is particularly experienced in representing corporate and bank clients in matters involving creditors’ rights, lender liability, loan workouts and bankruptcy issues.

Bob is motivated by finding solutions to complex problems and communicating them effectively to clients.  He leverages his experience to identify client goals and achieve efficient, economical resolutions to client issues.  Bob has appeared in courts throughout Ohio and Kentucky and he has tried numerous cases.

Bob is a Cincinnati native and a local sports enthusiast with a particular affinity for the Reds.  He enjoys spending his free time with his wife and their two children.  Bob is an avid slalom water skier and loves being on a lake.

Honors & Awards

  • Cincinnati Academy of Leadership for Lawyers (CALL), Class 25 – Cincinnati Bar Association


Effective June 16, 2021, there will be shortened statutes of limitations in Ohio for claims based on written and oral contracts. In this article, Kohnen & Patton litigation attorney Bob DeBlasis explains the impending changes to Ohio law and their impact on commerce.