Sally Smetzer

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Sally Smetzer Montell

Senior Assistant Attorney General
Supervising Attorney, Criminal Prosecution Unit

Environmental Enforcement Section

Office: 614-466-2766
Direct: 614-466-5276
Fax: 614-644-1926
Sally joined the Attorney General’s Office in May 2017.  She is currently the supervisor of the Criminal Prosecution Unit in the Environmental Enforcement Section. She prosecutes various environmental crimes referred to the Ohio Attorney General from the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency, Ohio Department of Natural Resources, Ohio Department of Agriculture, and Ohio Department of Health.
Prior to joining the Attorney General’s Office, Sally was an Assistant Prosecuting Attorney with the Columbus City Attorney’s Office.  Sally prosecuted misdemeanor criminal and traffic cases in Franklin County Municipal Court and environmental cases in the Franklin County Environmental Court.
Prior to law school, Sally volunteered in Rwanda, Africa, where she helped build a vocational school and participated in a peace and reconciliation workshop with local community members.  After returning from Rwanda, Sally facilitated refugee settlement in Chicago through her work with the World Relief and Heartland Alliance resettlement agencies.

  • State of Ohio
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of Ohio
  • Ohio State University Moritz College of Law, J.D., 2013
  • Miami University, B.A., Social Work, 2007