Gerrit M. denHeijer, Esq.

Attorney At Law

Gerrit M. denHeijer is an attorney practicing in Ravenna, Ohio.  Mr. denHeijer started a solo practice in Ravenna, Ohio in 2010.  In 2015, Mr. denHeijer joined Giulitto Law Office.  His practice focuses on domestic relations, custody matters, civil litigation, evictions, foreclosures, real estate transactions, business planning and much more.

Mr. denHeijer is proud to say that he volunteers on behalf of low income clients through Community Legal Aid Services.  He is committed to pro bono activities that help those in need that cannot afford an attorney.  He had the honor of being named Legal Aid’s Volunteer of the Year in 2014.

Mr. denHeijer lives in Canton, Ohio with his wife and his two children, Joey and Nicolas.  He enjoys rooting on the Buckeyes and unfortunately for him, the Cleveland Browns.

Contact Mr. denHeijer today for a free consultation.  He provides affordable legal services to those in need.

  • Gerrit handled my divorce very professionally! If your looking for a great attorney in Portage County, Ohio make sure to contact him.

    Brad H.

Gerrit denHeijer received his Bachelor of Arts Degree from The Ohio State University in 2001. Mr. denHeijer received his Juris Doctorate in 2008 from Capital University Law School in Columbus, Ohio.  Mr. denHeijer graduated with the honor of magna cum laude from Capital.

He was licensed to practice law in the State of Ohio in 2008.  He is a member of the Ohio Bar Association and the Portage County Bar Association.


Mr. denHeijer has experience handling cases related to domestic relations law in the Stark, Portage, and Summit county courts.  He has handled divorces without children, divorces with children, child custody cases, post-decree modification motions, contempt proceedings, child support proceedings and dissolutions.

He also has extensive experience serving as a Guardian ad Litem.  A Guardian ad Litem is appointed by the court to investigate and protect the best interests of the children involved in the case.  Mr. denHeijer’s experience as a Guardian ad Litem allows him to make sure your child’s best interests are being met in any family law dispute.

Mr. denHeijer also has experience handling expungements, civil litigation, tax law and probate law.

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Gerrit M. denHeijer

Areas of practice

  • Divorce
  • Dissolution
  • Annulment
  • Child Custody & Visitation
  • Child Support
  • Paternity
  • Relative Custody
  • Children’s Services Cases
  • Juvenile Delinquency
  • Civil Protection Orders
  • Family Law Orders & Contempt Motions
  • Tax Law
  • Probate & Estate Law
  • Expungement or Sealing of Criminal Records