J. Andrew Crawford
A partner at Reese Pyle Meyer since 1989, Andy is a 1981 graduate of Indiana University School of Law – Bloomington, where he was the managing editor of the Indiana Law Journal. Andy has extensive experience in litigation, general business and real estate law. With regard to litigation, Andy has litigated cases in courts ranging from local municipal courts up to federal courts in Southern and Northern Districts of Ohio, and has tried numerous jury trials in several central Ohio counties. The subjects of these jury trials ranged from personal injury (both for plaintiff and defendant), employment and real estate. Andy has also successfully defended several clients on OVI charges both by obtaining dismissals of the charge or through successful jury verdicts. On the transactional side, Andy has considerable experience in business acquisitions and sales, real estate transactions and has performed estate planning for a variety of clients.
Over the past several years, Andy has been actively involved in civic affairs, serving as President of the Granville Village Exempted School District School Board, Granville Recreational Commission (now the Granville Recreational District) and Granville Kiwanis, as well as on the boards of the Granville Community Foundation and the Center for Disability Services. Andy also serves the Blue Aces as the announcer for Granville High School home football games.
- Indiana University, Class of 1981, J.D. cum laude
- Indiana Law Journal, Managing Editor
- Moorhead State University, Class of 1978, B.A., summa cum laude
- Ohio Supreme Court
- United States District Court, Southern District of Ohio
- United States District Court, Northern District of Ohio