Jon's practice focuses on finding solutions for local governments and private clients in land use, zoning, and other real estate litigation matters. He handles litigation that improves the quality of life for local residents, neighbors, and the community at large. Jon regularly pursues public nuisance litigation against problem properties, or problem property owners, on behalf of local governments. Jon also handles labor and employment disputes and other litigation on behalf of public and private clients. Jon served as an Assistant City Solicitor for the City of Cincinnati for seven years. During that time, he represented the City in public nuisance litigation, defense cases, and collection matters. Jon took the lead on several cases that resulted in the rehabilitation of blighted buildings, and he successfully shut down several properties that constituted criminal nuisances. During his tenure, Jon collected hundreds of thousands of dollars in unpaid bills, fines, and fees owed to the City. He began his career with the City of Cincinnati in the City Prosecutor's Office. As a prosecutor, Jon tried numerous jury trials and dozens of bench trials.