J.J. advises clients in all aspects of commercial and residential real estate including leasing, acquisitions and dispositions, development, and financing. Prior to joining Kayne Law Group, he practiced at prominent law firms in Columbus and Pittsburgh representing large energy companies in complex oil and gas, eminent domain, litigation, and real estate matters. J.J. is a member of the Ohio State Bar Association, Columbus Bar Association, and International Council of Shopping Centers.
J.J. has been drawn to real estate law because it affords him the opportunity to work with people and use his problem-solving skills to facilitate successful deals. Growing up playing sports from a young age, J.J. appreciates the value of working hard as part of a team to accomplish a common goal. He takes this approach with each client and strives to work with them to get the job done effectively and efficiently. He feels fortunate to have joined the KLG team, whose priority is the relationships it builds with its clients and reputation for providing sophisticated real estate expertise on a national level.
Outside of work, J.J. is married (to a Michigan grad) and is expecting a baby boy in July 2017. J.J. enjoys playing golf and cheering on all Cleveland sports, OSU football, and Duke baseball and basketball.