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Jeff Robert Laybourne

Jeff Robert Laybourne

  • Criminal Law, Landlord Tenant, DUI & DWI ...
  • Ohio, Ohio
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With twelve years of experience in a wide variety of practice areas including criminal defense, civil litigation, landlord-tenant law, juvenile law, domestic relations, collections and estate planning, Jeff is uniquely prepared to aggressively pursue his clients’ interests. While specializing in the field of criminal defense, Jeff has successfully represented clients charged with a variety of felonies and misdemeanors, from Aggravated Murder to OVI and every imaginable charge in between. An experienced trial attorney, he has represented clients in numerous high profile jury trials with many resulting in Not Guilty verdicts. Jeff is the immediate past Chair of the Criminal Law Section of the Akron Bar Association. He held this post for two years and was recognized with an award for Outstanding Section Chair of the Akron Bar Association for 2015-2016. He is also one of a select few attorneys certified by the Ohio Supreme Court to represent indigent defendants in capital aggravated murder cases. After graduating from Walsh Jesuit High School, Jeff went on to earn an English degree from Marquette University and his Juris Doctorate from the University of Akron School of Law.

University of Akron School of Law
J.D. (2005)
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Marquette University
B.A. (2002) | English
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Section Chair of the Year
Akron Bar Association
Professional Associations
Ohio State Bar
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Akron Bar Association
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Activities: Former Chair of the Criminal Law Section
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Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
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Practice Areas
Criminal Law
Criminal Appeals, Drug Crimes, Expungement, Fraud, Gun Crimes, Internet Crimes, Sex Crimes, Theft, Violent Crimes
Landlord Tenant
Evictions, Housing Discrimination, Landlord Rights, Rent Control, Tenants' Rights
Domestic Violence
Domestic Violence Criminal Defense, Domestic Violence Restraining Orders
Estate Planning
Guardianship & Conservatorship Estate Administration, Health Care Directives, Trusts, Wills
White Collar Crime
Traffic Tickets
Suspended License
Websites & Blogs
Contact & Map
159 South Main Street
Suite 900
Akron, OH 44308
Telephone: (330) 434-3880
Fax: (330) 434-4661