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Jessica A. Barwell

Of Counsel
Jessica A. Barwell
Practice Areas

Bio

Jessica practices at the firm in matters involving employment, business, commerce, real estate and other areas of the law including: Breach of Contract, Civil Rights, Discrimination, Equal Employment Opportunity/Ohio Civil Rights Commission, Employment Law, Fair Labor Standards Act/Wage & Hour, Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA), Harassment, Misclassification, National Labor Relations Board (NLRB), Non-Compete Agreements, Retaliation, Severance Agreements, Unemployment Appeals, and Wrongful Discharge. Jessica also serves as general counsel to Columbus Hospitality Management ensuring its operations are compliant with government laws and regulations.

Jessica is experienced in matters of litigation, arbitration, and administrative hearings and is admitted to practice in Ohio and actively participating in her community.  Jessica is a past board member of the Huckleberry House and is a board member of the Rotary Club of Columbus.  She resides in Worthington with her husband, Greg, and is a proud mother of their daughter, Annabelle, and son, Alexander.  In her free time, she enjoys traveling and spending time with her loved ones. 

Education

THOMAS M. COOLEY
Juris Doctor, Cum Laude, 2012

LONG ISLAND UNIVERSITY
B.A. in Political Science
& Minor in Criminal Justice, 2008

Bar Admissions

  • Ohio Supreme Court

  • United States Federal Court Northern District

  • United States Federal Court Southern District

Professional Activities

  • Ohio State Bar Association

  • Association of Corporate Counsel

  • Certified Professional in Human Resources

  • Certified Tourism Ambassador

  • Leadership Columbus Graduate