Ms. Yocum was born in Shelby, Ohio and moved to Columbus to attend The Ohio State University, graduating with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Social and Behavioral Sciences. In 2015 she received her law degree from Capital University Law School.
Shortly after passing the Ohio Bar exam, Ms. Yocum opened her own law firm, Yocum Law Office, with a focus on increasing access to justice, offering flexible fees and flat fee services.
.She has been recognized as an ABA “Legal Rebel”, named a “Future 50” CEO by Columbus CEO magazine, named an Ohio State Bar Association fellow, and received a Central Ohio Social Justice Award for her work in increasing access to justice.
Ms. Yocum loves advocating for others, politics, writing, and spending time with her husband, Scott; sons, Harrison and Henry; and her “personal zoo,” which includes: three dogs and a cat.