Jennifer A. Flint

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

  • Member, Women's Energy Network
  • 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

Presentations & Published Works

  • Speaker, "Custody Options for Children Involved in the Child Welfare System," Attendance, Tuition and Custody Law Workshop, The Ohio School Boards Association (OSBA), August 2018
  • Speaker, "Landowner, Pipeline Company, and Government Perspectives on Pipeline Cases," CLE International Eminent Domain Conference, May 2018
  • Speaker, "Pipeline Infrastructure," Bricker & Eckler LLP's Energy Exchange: An Economic Development Update, May 2018
  • Speaker, "FERC-Regulated Pipelines: Legal Issues" (with Daniel Gerken), The Acronyms of Oil and Gas Law, Columbus Bar Association, September 2017

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; United States Court of Appeals, Sixth Circuit

Awards & Recognition

  • Listed, Best Lawyers in America (Education Law), 2010–2019
  • Listed, Ohio Super Lawyers (Schools & Education, Appellate), 2015–2016
  • Listed, Ohio Super Lawyers - Rising Stars Edition, 2005


  • Capital University Law School (J.D., cum laude, 1992); Order of the Curia
  • The Ohio State University (B.A., 1988)