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John C. Weisensell - Akron, OH

Nantucket Building23 South Main StreetSuite 301 Akron, OH 44308

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Updated: 09/29/2023

Akron Commercial Litigation Lawyer


John C. ("Jack") Weisensell is licensed to practice law in Ohio, Florida, the United States District Courts for the Northern District of Ohio, Southern District of Ohio, Eastern District of Michigan, and Northern District of Illinois, the United States Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals, and the United States Supreme Court.

Jack graduated from The College of Wooster in 1981 and from The Cleveland-Marshall College of Law at Cleveland State University in 1985...

About John C. Weisensell

Current Employment Position(s)

  • Attorney

Year Joined Firm

  • 2004

Practice Areas

  • Commercial Litigation
  • Personal Injury
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Legal Malpractice
  • Other Professional Malpractice
  • Insurance Coverage Disputes
  • Uninsured and Underinsured Claims
  • Automobile Accident and Collision Cases
  • Head and Spinal Injuries
  • Wrongful Death
  • Product Liability
  • Drug and Medical Device Litigation
  • Business Litigation Including Non-compete Litigation
  • Appellate Practice


Bar Admissions

  • Florida, 1986
  • Ohio, 1985
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 6th Circuit, 1986
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Ohio, 1986
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 1995
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Illinois, 2001
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Michigan, 2002
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Ohio

Specialties and Certifications

  • Board Certified in Civil Trial Advocacy, National Board of Trial Advocacy, 2000

Other Affiliations

  • American Bar Association
  • Ohio State Bar Association
  • American Trial Lawyers Association
  • Ohio Academy of Trial Lawyers
  • Summit County Trial Lawyers Association
  • Summit County Trial Lawyers Association (President)
  • Summit County Association for Justice (President)
  • Ohio Academy of Trial Lawyers (Board of Trustees)
  • American Association for Justice
  • Ohio Association for Justice
  • Summit County Trial Lawyers Association (Sustaining Member)
  • Litigation Counsel of America
  • National Conference of Bar Presidents
  • National Board of Trial Advocacy (Board Certified Civil Trial Lawyer)

Pro Bono Activities

  • Akron Bar Foundation, Fellow

Past Positions

  • Amer Cunningham Co., L.P.A., Shareholder, 2000 - 2004
  • Amer Cunningham Co., L.P.A., Partner, 1994 - 2000
  • Amer Cunningham Co., L.P.A., Associate, 1986 - 1994
  • Honorable Paul C. Weick, United States Court of Appeals, Sixth Circuit, Law Clerk, 1985 - 1986


  • Cleveland State University, Cleveland-Marshall College of Law, Cleveland, Ohio, 1985
  • College of Wooster, 1981


Accepts Credit Cards


Published Works

  • “Dealing with a Defense Private Investigator", Ohio Lawyer Magazine, 2001

Office Information


Nantucket Building23 South Main StreetSuite 301 Akron, OH 44308


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  • 2010 Ohio Super Lawyers list
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  • 2008 Ohio Super Lawyers list
  • 2007 Ohio Super Lawyers list

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  • Ohio Super Lawyers List
  • George Williams Leadership Award, Cuyahoga Falls YMCA
  • Community Service Award, Ohio State Bar Foundation

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