Jason (Jay) Deeds has practiced law in Tuscarawas County for over 25 years. Jay was a partner of a local firm that merged with Black McCuskey in 1999. He is a member of the firm’s Business, Estates & Trusts, Labor & Employment, Real Estate, and Health Care Practice Groups.
Jay devotes a substantial portion of his practice to Business, Estate Planning and Real Property matters. Prior to attending Ohio Northern University’s College of Law, he earned a Bachelors degree from Denison University where he was active in a fraternity, sports, student judicial counsel and a variety of other organizations. Jay is a member of the Tuscarawas County and Ohio State Bar Associations.
Active in the Tuscarawas County community, Jay is a trustee of Union Hospital (Chairman 2012 – 2014) and the Tuscarawas County Community Improvement Corporation (CIC). He served on the board of the Tuscarawas County Chamber of Commerce and is a past member of the Tuscarawas County YMCA Board of Directors and Board of Trustees (Chairman 2010). Jay also volunteers for the Ohio Foundation of Independent Colleges. Additionally, he has served on the boards of the Dover Schools Education Foundation, the Dover Soccer Association, the Tuscarawas Philharmonic and United Way (Campaign Chairman and Board President). Jay is a member and past President of the Dover Rotary Club.