Jonathan Hollingsworth

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Business Litigation Attorney in Dayton, OH

Hollingsworth & Washington
 | 6494 Centerville Business Pkwy, Dayton, OH 45449
Phone: 937-637-4616
Selected To Super Lawyers: 2020
Licensed Since: 1983
Practice Areas:
  • Business Litigation
Attorney Profile

A highly regarded civil litigation attorney, Jonathan Hollingworth is a member of Hollingsworth & Washington, LLC. From the firm's office in Centerville, Ohio, he advocates on behalf of individual and business clients throughout the state. Admitted to practice before all Ohio state courts since 1983, Mr. Hollingsworth is also admitted to practice before the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Ohio, the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia Circuit, and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 6th Circuit.

Mr. Hollingsworth provides representation for companies and high net worth individuals in a variety of matters. The types of cases that he has handled over his distinguished career have been grounded in workplace discrimination and other labor and employment law issues, business disputes and torts, and breach of fiduciary duty. Mr. Hollingworth's experience has also encompassed trademark infringement, professional malpractice, consumer protection, and personal injury and wrongful death litigation. His successful track record on behalf of his clients and his high degree of ethics have earned him a great deal of recognition from his colleagues, including an AV Preeminent* peer review rating through Martindale-Hubbell and a 10.0 "Superb" peer review rating through Avvo. Mr. Hollingsworth is also the recipient of the Eugene R. Weir Award for Ethics and Professionalism that is bestowed annually by the board of governors of the Ohio State Bar Association.

Mr. Hollingsworth majored in American intellectual history at Harvard University, and he received a Bachelor of Arts in 1980. He then went on to attend The University of Michigan Law School and was awarded his Juris Doctor in 1983. A past president and former member of the board of governors of the Ohio State Bar Association, Mr. Hollingsworth is a member of the board of directors of the Ohio Center for Law-Related Education.

*AV®, AV Preeminent®, Martindale-Hubbell Distinguished and Martindale-Hubbell Notable are certification marks used under license in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies. Martindale-Hubbell® is the facilitator of a peer review rating process. Ratings reflect the anonymous opinions of members of the bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Rating™ fall into two categories – legal ability and general ethical standards.

 
Practice Areas
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Business Litigation (100%)

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Super Lawyers: 2020

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About Jonathan Hollingsworth

Admitted: 1983, Ohio

Professional Webpage: https://jhallc.com/jonathan-hollingsworth/

Honors/Awards:

  • Martindale-Hubbell® AV Attorney
  • Lima City Schools Distinguished Alumni Hall of Fame, 2011
  • Ohio State Bar Association Eugene R. Weir Award For Ethics & Professionalism, 2005

Bar/Professional Activity:

  • Treasurer, Dayton-Montgomery County Port Authority (City of Dayton Representative) (2007)
  • Member, Ohio Supreme Court Task Force on Code of Judicial Conduct (2007- 2008)
  • Member, Ohio Supreme Court Task Force on Rules of Professional Conduct (2003-2006)
  • Board Member, Dayton-Montgomery County Port Authority (City of Dayton Representative) (2002-2014)
  • Dayton Bar Association-Thurgood Marshall Law Society-Barbara Jordan Roundtable, Summer Clerkship Committee (member)
  • Chair, Dayton-Montgomery County Port Authority (City of Dayton Representative) (2008-2012)
  • Board Member, Montgomery County Transportation Improvement District (2001- 2007)
  • Chair, Montgomery County Transportation Improvement District (2006-2007)
  • Board Member, Ohio Center for Law Related Education (2015-Present)
  • American Bar Association
  • Bar Counsel, Dayton Bar Association (1991-1997)
  • Secretary, Dayton Bar Association (1997-1999)
  • Second Vice President, Dayton Bar Association (1999-2000)
  • First Vice President, Dayton Bar Association (2000-2001)
  • Ohio State Bar Association Commission on Judicial Candidates, Chair (2016); Member (2007; 2012)
  • President, Dayton Bar Association (2001-2002)
  • Board Member, Board of Commissioners on Grievances and Discipline, Supreme Court of Ohio (1997-2002)
  • Chair, Board of Commissioners on Grievances and Discipline, Supreme Court of Ohio (2000; 2001)
  • Chair, Ohio State Bar Association Advisory Council on Diversity Initiatives (2009- 2012)
  • Member, Ohio State Bar Association Audit Committee (2008-2011)
  • Ohio State Bar Association Immediate Past President (2014-2015)
  • Chair, Ohio State Bar Association Membership, Public & Media Relations and Publications Committee (2010-2011)
  • Member, Ohio State Bar Association Board of Governors (2008-2011; 2012)
  • Ohio State Bar Association President-Elect (2012-2013)
  • Ohio State Bar Association President (2013-2014)
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Ohio
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit
  • State of Ohio

Pro bono/Community Service:

  • Legal Advisor, Miamisburg (Ohio) Mock Trial Team (past)    
  • Board Member, Big Brothers/Big Sisters of Dayton (past)
  • President, Board of Trustees, Dayton Urban League (2000-2002)
  • Board Member, Greater Dayton Volunteer Lawyers Project (past)
  • Board Member, Greater Dayton Public Television (1995-1996)
  • Board Member, Board of Governors for Leadership Dayton (1995-1997)
  • Legal Advisor, Dayton Urban League (1997-1999)
  • Second Vice President, Dayton Urban League (1999)
  • First Vice President, Dayton Urban League (1999-2000)
  • Board President, Family Service Association of Dayton (1998-1999)
  • Secretary and Board Member, Dayton Bar Association Foundation (past)
  • Board Member, Family Service Association of Dayton (past)

Educational Background:

  • B.A., Harvard University, American Intellectual History, 1980
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Office Location for Jonathan Hollingsworth

6494 Centerville Business Pkwy
Dayton, OH 45449

Phone: 937-637-4616

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Last Updated: 10/19/2019

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