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Jay E. Krasovec

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OVERVIEW & EXPERIENCE

An experienced and skilled attorney, Jay brings more than 20 years of litigation experience to KJK’s Litigation & Arbitration and Labor & Employment practice groups. Jay has extensive experience handling a wide array of employment and commercial disputes, including restrictive covenants, non-solicitation/non-disclosure agreements, corporate raiding, unfair competition, non-competition agreements, misappropriation of trade secret claims and tortious conduct in commercial setting. Jay brings extensive first-chair trial experience in numerous federal and state courts, in addition to many mediation and arbitration proceedings through the American Arbitration Association and other alternative dispute panels and tribunals.

Jay received his Bachelor of Arts degree in political science from The University of Akron and obtained his Juris Doctorate from the University of Akron School of Law. In addition to his legal practice, Jay takes pleasure in mentoring and guiding future attorneys as both an Adjunct Professor of Legal Analysis, Research, Writing and a mentor with the University of Akron School of Law mentor program. Additionally, Jay volunteers his time with The Battered Women’s Shelter of Summit and Medina Counties and The Rape Crisis Center of Summit and Medina Counties, having served as the Past-President for both organizations.

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AWARDS & PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS

Professional Affiliations

  • Ohio State Bar Association
  • Akron Bar Association
  • Ohio State Bar Association

Awards

  • Selected To Ohio Super Lawyers, 2005 – 2010
  • Selected to Ohio Rising Stars, 2006 – 2007
  • District Community Service Award, Ohio State Bar Association for attorneys 40 years and under
BAR / COURT ADMISSIONS
  • Ohio
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the 7th Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the 6th Circuit
  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois
  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Ohio
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Ohio
CIVIC INVOLVEMENT
  • The University of Akron School of Law, Adjunct Professor of Legal Analysis, Research, Writing
  • The University of Akron School of Law mentor program, Mentor
  • The Battered Women’s Shelter of Summit and Medina Counties, Past President, Past Vice-Chair
  • The Rape Crisis Center of Summit and Medina Counties, Past President, Member
  • Ohio State Bar Association, Young Lawyer Committee
  • Akron Bar Association, University of Akron Law School Liaison, New Bar Applicant Committee
MEDIA MENTIONS
PRESENTATIONS & PUBLICATIONS
  • “Cyberspace: The Final Frontier for Regulation?”31 U.Akron L. Rev. 1010 (1997)

PRACTICE AREAS

EDUCATION

  • University of Akron School of Law, J.D., 1998, cum laude
  • The University of Akron, B.S., Political Science, 1995, cum laude
  • The University of Akron, A.A.S., Criminal Justice Studies, 1994, cum laude

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