The Experts in Ohio Liquor Industry Compliance 

and Licensing 

Ohio is a great place to do business, boasting a thriving and very competitive alcohol beverage industry.  But getting started and staying compliant can be challenging for many businesses.  


Alcohol Beverage Consultants of Ohio are the experts in liquor licensing and regulations with more than 60 years of combined experience in the industry.  We provide a variety of services to help you smoothly navigate this complex landscape, giving you a competitive edge in today’s alcohol beverage industry.  

Who benefits from our services?

  • Alcohol manufacturers

  • Wholesale distributors

  • Retailers (bars and nightclubs, restaurants, carryouts, grocery stores, etc.)

  • Ancillary services for attorneys assisting clients

      and other business professionals

Providing a competitive advantage

There are more than 50 different types of licenses, volumes of complicated regulations, and a daunting bureaucratic licensing process.  Struggling with these obstacles on your own can be a frustrating endeavor, costing you precious time and money. 


Our extensive knowledge of the requirements and processes of the Ohio Department of Commerce’s Division of Liquor Control provides a unique advantage for  attorneys seeking the issuance of a client’s liquor license, or businesses needing assistance with regulatory compliance.

What Our Clients Are Saying…

“When providing legal services regarding Ohio liquor licensing or regulatory compliance, ABC of Ohio gave me the support and guidance I needed to better serve my clients.  Bruce and Gary’s combined industry-specific knowledge and years of real world experience was invaluable.  I was able to rely on their familiarity with and insight into Ohio’s liquor laws for strategic advice and practical results.  ABC of Ohio helped boost my productivity, client satisfaction and profitability.” 

- Henry L. Fein, Attorney at Law  

"ABC of Ohio has provided vital information on the background and rationale of industry trade practices that has been invaluable to us in addressing questions from the members of The Wholesale Beer and Wine Association of Ohio. Bruce and Gary, through their experience in a variety of capacities at the Division of Liquor Control, provide a depth of knowledge that is truly substantial. We also appreciate their attention to detail in counseling us on how issues of importance to our industry are addressed and resolved."

David A. Raber, General Counsel

- Timothy J. Bechtold, Counsel for Regulatory Affairs

- Jacob C. Evans, Counsel for Legislative Affairs


Wholesale Beer & Wine Assoc. of Ohio