In addition to his practice in the field of aviation law, he has routinely and extensively worked in many other areas of business law included representation of financial institutions.
His aviation clients include scheduled airlines, aircraft and component part manufacturers, fixed based operators, flight schools, airports, insurers, flying clubs, individual pilots, maintenance facilities, and corporate flight departments. In his work outside of the courtroom, he has significant experience advising clients on FAA regulatory matters and business planning.
Jerry is a licensed commercial pilot, rated for single and multi-engine airplanes, helicopters, and gliders. He is also a certified flight instructor rated for single and multi-engine airplanes and instrument instruction. He has published four books and hundreds of magazine articles on various legal and aviation topics.
He is a member of the Experimental Aircraft Association, the Ohio Aviation Association, the Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association (where he serves on the legal services panel), National Business Aviation Association, Aviation Insurance Association, and is a past president of the Professional Pilots Association.
Jerry joined Calfee in 2017.
- Corporate and Capital Markets
- General Aviation Law
- Capital University, J.D., 1975
- The Ohio State University, B.S., 1969
- State of Ohio
- U.S. District Court of Northern Ohio
- U.S. District Court of Southern Ohio
- U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit
- Supreme Court of the United States