Casey L. Cross

Casey Cross is a construction attorney who focuses on both transactional and litigation matters. In addition to providing guidance on project delivery systems, including construction manager at risk, design-build and general contractor models, Casey prepares procurement and bidding documents. She also prepares and negotiates construction project contracts. Having been a part of many projects involving health care systems, schools, and other public and private facilities, she has worked with architects, developers, contractors and other project personnel to ensure a project is developed and carried out successfully. In the event that litigation does occur, Casey has represented both owners and contractors to reach a beneficial outcome.

Prior to joining Bricker, Casey worked as a staff attorney under The Honorable Richard A. Frye of the Franklin County Court of Common Pleas, providing research and analysis, drafting decisions for the court’s civil docket and managing over 600 active cases.

While earning her undergraduate and law degrees, Casey served as a legal intern at the Ohio Senate, a judicial extern for The Honorable Edmund A. Sargus, Jr., of the U.S. District Court, Southern District of Ohio, served as a law clerk for two law firms in central Ohio and interned at the Ohio House of Representatives.

Professional & Community Activities

  • Volunteer, St. Thomas More Newman Center (Finance Committee, Young Professionals Social Chair and Peer Ministry Committee)

Presentations & Published Works

  • Presenter, "The Bid Review Process - Evaluating and Documenting the Process, Bidder Protests, and Litigation," Selecting Project Delivery Methods & Bidding Public Construction Contracts, May 2018

Bar Admissions & Activities

  • Admitted, State of Ohio, 2014
  • Admitted, United States District Court for the Southern District of Ohio
  • Member, Ohio State Bar Association
  • Member, Columbus Bar Association (Chair, Common Pleas Court Committee, 2017–present)
  • Member, Women Lawyers of Franklin County


  • The Ohio State University Moritz College of Law (J.D.), 2014; Editorial Staff, Ohio State Law Journal; Oxford Study Abroad Summer Program; Public Service Fellow; Vice-President, Business Law Society; Student Advisory Board Member, Program on Law and Leadership; Mentoring and More @ Moritz; Admissions Ambassador
  • The Ohio State University (B.S. magna cum laude with honors, Actuarial Science), 2011; Phi Beta Kappa, The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi