Jesse focuses his practice on a variety of municipal law issues including planning and zoning matters, annexations, city and village code enforcement, and municipal prosecution. He also litigates matters involving eminent domain and takings cases, public nuisance matters, and lawsuits involving police.
Jesse graduated second in his class from Capital University Law School in 2018 and served on the Capital University Law Review as a staff member and as an associate notes editor. Prior to and during law school, Jesse worked full time in the Ohio Attorney General’s Office in a variety of roles, including central Ohio regional director and contracts manager for outside counsel. Jesse uses his eight years of government service to assist his clients in dealing with state government policies and procedures.
Capital University, J.D., 2018, summa cum laude
University of Mount Union, B.A., Political Science/History, 2010, magna cum laude
United States District Court for the Southern District of Ohio
United States Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals
CALI Awards for Excellence: Top Grade in Legal Research and Writing, Contracts II, Property II, Civil Procedure, Constitutional Law I and II, Evidence, Professional Responsibility, Election Law, General Practice, and Legal Drafting
Dean’s List, Fall 2014 – Spring 2018
Dennis S. & Judy S. Pines Merit Scholarship
May 13, 2022
November 5, 2021
October 14, 2021
April 24, 2019