Jesse Alexander Atkins

Columbus, Ohio

A native Ohioan, Mr. Atkins received his undergraduate degree, cum laude, from Hiram College. Mr. Atkins received his Juris Doctor and master of public administration degrees from the University of Toledo College of Law. After obtaining his J.D., Mr. Atkins continued his formal legal education at Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law, where he earned a Master of Law degree. He is also a member of both the Pickaway County and the Columbus Bar Associations.

He is licensed to practice in the state of Ohio; state of Tennessee; U.S. District Courts for the Northern and Southern Districts of Ohio; Sixth U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals; and Supreme Court of the United States.

Areas of Practice

  • 50% Probate & Estate Administration
  • 25% Real Estate
  • 12% Divorce
  • 13% Child Custody

Litigation Percentage

  • 50% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Ohio, 2010
  • Tennessee, 2016
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Ohio
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Ohio
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 6th Circuit, 2015
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 2016


  • University of Toledo College of Law, Toledo, Ohio
    • J.D. - 2010
  • Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law, Indianapolis, Indiana
    • LL.M. - 2012
    • Major: Human rights
    • Major: Comparative law
  • University of Toledo College of Law, Toledo, Ohio
    • Master of public administration (MPA) - 2010
  • Hiram College, Hiram, Ohio
    • B.A. cum laude - 2002

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Pickaway County Bar Association, Member, 2017 - Present
  • Columbus Bar Association, Member, 2014 - Present
  • Pickaway County Bar Association, VP/Treasurer, 2014
  • Pickaway County Bar Association, President, 2015 - 2017


  • English