Jennifer A. Flint

Senior Attorney

Biography

Jennifer Flint practices eminent domain, education and appellate law. In 2009, she became certified as an Appellate Law Specialist by the Ohio State Bar Association.

Jennifer’s practice includes representing boards of education, other political subdivisions and private utilities in eminent domain proceedings. She also advises local governments on other land-use issues, including school territory transfers, municipal annexation and zoning appeals, and cell tower and Telecommunications Act litigation. She also has experience working with various clients in R.C. 2505/2506 and 119 administrative appeals, original actions (mandamus) and election law matters.

Jennifer also represents boards of education in general litigation matters and advises boards on matters relating to Ohio High School Athletic Association compliance. Jennifer counsels school districts on matters relating to enrollment and attendance, custody, tuition, public records laws and student records laws.

Jennifer is former Judicial Law Clerk at the 10th District Court of Appeals. She also served as the Assistant Director of Common Cause/Ohio, drafting memoranda and supporting documents for Ohio campaign finance reform legislation.

Professional & Community Activities
  • Pro Bono guardian ad litem, CBA/Moritz College of Law Justice for Children Project
  • Chair, Worthington Educational Foundation
  • Participant, Pro Bono Clinic for YWCA Family Center
  • Member, Linworth Alternative Program Parent Board
  • Member, Ohio Council of School Board Attorneys
  • Member, National School Boards Association
  • Member, Sponsorship Committee of the YWCA's 10th Anniversary Woman to Woman
Bar Admissions & Activities
  • Member, Ohio State Bar Association, Litigation Section
  • Certified Specialist – Appellate Law, Ohio State Bar Association
  • Member, Columbus Bar Association, CBA Common Pleas, governmental agencies, admissions and employment law committees
  • Fellow, Ohio State Bar Foundation
  • Admitted, Ohio Supreme Court; United States District Court; Southern and Northern District of Ohio
Awards & Recognition
  • Listed, Best Lawyers in America (Education Law), 2010–2018
  • Listed, Ohio Super Lawyers (Schools & Education, Appellate), 2015–2016
  • Listed, Ohio Super Lawyers - Rising Stars Edition, 2005
Education
  • Capital University Law School (J.D., cum laude, 1992); Order of the Curia
  • The Ohio State University (B.A., 1988)
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