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Jennifer A. Flint

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

Jennifer’s practice includes representing local governments, and private utilities such as natural gas pipeline companies and landowners in eminent domain proceedings. She also advises on other land-use issues, including school territory transfers, municipal annexation and zoning appeals. 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 represents companies in hearings before the Ohio Power Siting Board.

Jennifer also represents boards of education in general litigation matters and advises school districts on matters relating to enrollment and attendance, custody, tuition, public records and student records laws.

Jennifer is former Judicial Law Clerk at the 10th District Court of Appeals.

Professional & Community Activities

  • Member, Women's Energy Network
  • Member, Solar Energy Industries Association
  • Pro Bono guardian ad litem, CBA/Moritz College of Law Justice for Children Project
  • Participant, Pro Bono Clinic for YWCA Family Center

Presentations & Published Works

  • Speaker, "Preliminary Injunctions and Condemnation Under the Natural Gas Act", 2019 Oil and Gas Update, Ohio State Bar Association, November 2019
  • Speaker, "Pipelines- Where You Haven't Gone Before: New Approaches to Challenging the Take", Eminent Domain Value Litigation (ALI CLE), Palm Springs, CA, January 2019
  • 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", 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, Energy Law, Federal Courts, and Real Property and CBA Common Pleas 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), 2010–2020
  • 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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