Jake Nicholson

Associate
Cleveland
1375 East Ninth Street
One Cleveland Center, 10th Floor
Cleveland, OH 44114
P 216.820.4236
F 216.623.0134
P 216.820.4236 | F 216.623.0134



Overview

Jake is an associate in the Corporate, Tax and Transactional Group. He serves clients in a wide variety of transactional and business advisory matters. Prior to joining Roetzel, Jake served as a legal extern for a U.S. Olympic training facility and the Greater Cleveland Sports Commission, and worked in non-legal capacities for a Fortune 500 financial services company, a major professional sports franchise, and a technology startup.

Services

Education

  1. Cleveland-Marshall College of Law, J.D.
    • magna cum laude
    • Journal of Law & Health, Submissions Editor and 2019 Associate of The Year
    • CALI Awards for Academic Excellence – Corporations and Business Deal Drafting 
    • Entertainment & Sports Law Association, President
    • Tulane International Baseball Arbitration Competition Team
    • Great Lakes Sports & Entertainment Law Academy Graduate
  2. Cleveland State University, M.B.A.
  3. The Ohio State University, B.S.B.A., Economics & Marketing

Credentials

Bar Admissions
  1. Ohio

Insights

Overview

Jake is an associate in the Corporate, Tax and Transactional Group. He serves clients in a wide variety of transactional and business advisory matters. Prior to joining Roetzel, Jake served as a legal extern for a U.S. Olympic training facility and the Greater Cleveland Sports Commission, and worked in non-legal capacities for a Fortune 500 financial services company, a major professional sports franchise, and a technology startup.

Education

  1. Cleveland-Marshall College of Law, J.D.
    • magna cum laude
    • Journal of Law & Health, Submissions Editor and 2019 Associate of The Year
    • CALI Awards for Academic Excellence – Corporations and Business Deal Drafting 
    • Entertainment & Sports Law Association, President
    • Tulane International Baseball Arbitration Competition Team
    • Great Lakes Sports & Entertainment Law Academy Graduate
  2. Cleveland State University, M.B.A.
  3. The Ohio State University, B.S.B.A., Economics & Marketing

Credentials

Bar Admissions
  1. Ohio