Jeffrey T. Cox

Jeff is a passionate advocate for our clients. His trial and litigation skills, developed across a broad spectrum of business and complex litigation matters, afford critical leadership in evolving and challenging disputes, ranging from contract disputes to privacy and technology matters, from media and advertising cases to intellectual property litigation.

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Jeffrey T. Cox

(937) 227-3704

110 N. Main St., Suite 1600
Dayton, OH  45402

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Business and Commercial Litigation


Data Security/Data Breach Litigation


Legal Malpractice Defense


Media and Communications Law


Class Action Defense


Products Liability Defense

Intellectual Property Litigation


False Advertising


Copyright and Trademark Disputes


Patent Infringement Litigation


Environmental Litigation

SuperLawyer, Ohio and Corporate Counsel editions (2004–present; every year since inception)


Forty Under Forty, Dayton Business Journal, 1998

Supreme Court of Ohio


United State District Court for the Northern District of Ohio


United States District Court for the Southern District of Ohio


Supreme Court of the United States

United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit


United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit


United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit


United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit

Federal Bar Association


Federal Litigation Section Board Member


Co-Chair, Trial Practice Committee


Editor, Federal Litigation Section Newsletter – SideBAR


FBA Professional Ethics Committee


Dayton Chapter, Immediate Past President


Ohio State Bar Association


Media Law Committee


Dayton Bar Association


Senior Fellow, Litigation Counsel of America


Life Fellow, Dayton Bar Association Foundation


Life Fellow, American Bar Foundation


Life Fellow, Ohio State Bar Foundation

Fellow, Federal Bar Association Foundation


Dayton Lawyers Club
President and Trustee


Treasurer and Trustee


Carl D. Kessler Inn of Court, Past President


American Bar Association, Litigation and Intellectual Property Sections, and Forum on Communications Law


Media Law Resource Center
Defense Counsel Section, and Advertising and Marketing Law Committee


Miami Valley Bench Bar Media Forum, Co-Moderator


Cincinnati Bar Association


American Intellectual Property Law Association


Leadership Dayton, Class of 2000

University of Dayton, J.D., 1991

Editor-in-Chief, University of Dayton Law Review, 1990–91

Co-Champion, 1989 Walter Rice Moot Court Competition

“Baldy” Turner Scholar

Miami University, B.A., Diplomacy and Foreign Affairs, 1982

Alpha Tau Omega Fraternity

Miami Men’s Glee Club; President

Campus Activities Council

Interfraternity Council

National Republican Senatorial Committee (1982–84)


National Society of Engineers (1984–88)

Deputy Director of Government Relations


Director of NSPE-PAC and Legislative Education Fund

WYSO 91.3 FM — NPR Affiliate
Board Member (2016-present)


Legal Aid of Western Ohio/Advocates for Basic Legal Equality
Co-Chair, Campaign for Equal Justice (2016-18)


Legal Aid of Western Ohio
50th Anniversary Campaign Cabinet (2017-18)


American Heart Association, Dayton Chapter
Heart Walk Executive Leadership Team (2016, 2017)


Miami University Pre-Law Advisory Board of Advisors (2010-14)

Chaminade Julienne Catholic High School
Board of Trustees (2006-15)
Board Chair (2012-15)


Church of the Holy Angels
Pastoral Council (1997-2000)
President, Pastoral Council (1999-2000)
Parish Advancement Team (2000-12)


Oak Hill Homeowners Association
President (2010-17)


City of Oakwood
City Council Member (1996-1999)

A Call to Lead – Educating Ethical, Moral Legal Professionals, 25 U. Day. L. Rev. xv (2000)


Industrial Property Transactions and Hazardous Waste Cleanup in America: An Analysis of State Innovations, 15 U. Day. L. Rev. 471 (1990)

Articles published in:

MLRC MediaLawLetter

MLRC Bulletin

Journal of Internet Law

Dayton FBA Newsletter “On the Merits”

FBA Federal Litigation Section Newsletter, “SideBAR”

Ohio State Bar Association, Ohio Lawyer Magazine

Dayton Business Journal

Primerus 180

America Bar Association, Intellectual Property Law Section Report

Faruki Blog