Church Law Office

Located in the Chancery Building
422 Washington Street
PO Box 969
Steubenville, OH 43952-5969
740- 282-3631 Fax 740-282-3327

Very Reverend William D. Cross (BA, MCL, JCL)
Judicial Vicar 
Email: wcross@diosteub.org 

Most Reverend Gilbert I. Sheldon 
Judge of the First Instance; Judge of the Second Instance

Very Reverend Thomas A. Chillog (M. Div.)
Auditor and Defender of the Bond
Email: tchillog@diosteub.org 

Reverend Daniel Heusel, (M. Div, JCL)
Defender of the Bond; Ecclesiastical Notary
Email: dheusel@diosteub.org 

Ms. Colleen Bahen
Director; Notary; Secretary; Ecclesiastical Notary
Email: cbahen@diosteub.org 

The judicial power of reviewing and adjudicating all marriage cases which are alleged as null and void and all other judicial processes under the marriage laws of the Church is the responsibility of the Office of the Tribunal of the Diocese which acts in the name of the Bishop.


JUDGES 
Rev. James M. Dunfee 
Rev. Vincent J. Huber
Rev. Msgr. Mark J. Froehlich 
Rev. Msgr. Gene W. Mullett
Most Rev. Gilbert I. Sheldon

DEFENDERS OF THE BOND
Rev. Msgr. Gerald E. Calovini
Very Rev. Thomas A. Chillog