Jilliann L. Armstrong

Jilliann is an associate in Day Ketterer’s Canton office, focusing on business law, real estate, and family law.

Jilliann works with her corporate clients and other professional advisors as a team to help clients achieve their immediate and long-term business goals and ensure their continued success. She advises businesses of all sizes, from single entrepreneurs to well-established large corporations, regarding corporate law, entity selection, mergers and acquisitions, business succession, commercial real estate transactions, financing matters, and contracts. Due to her marketing background, she understands clients’ business needs as well as legal ones.

In family law, Jilliann is passionate about helping clients work through the myriad emotions and legal uncertainties that accompany divorce and dissolution proceedings, custody, and child support cases. She zealously represents her client’s interests while seeking collaborative and amicable solutions, treating each case with sensitivity, respect, and understanding.

Prior to joining Day Ketterer, Jilliann was an attorney with Fitzpatrick, Zimmerman & Rose Co., where she focused primarily on corporate law, family law, and oil and gas law. She began her legal career as a summer associate with Pircher, Nichols and Meeks, a Chicago real estate firm.

Jilliann is active in the community, serving as Village Solicitor of Bolivar, Ohio advising officials regarding ordinances, regulations, and compliance issues and all civil matters.


  • Stress Management for Lawyers, CLE, Panel Leader, 2015


  • Village Solicitor, Village of Bolivar
  • New Philadelphia High School Mock Trial, Coach
  • Tuscarawas County Bar Association, President
  • Tuscarawas County Chamber of Commerce, Member
  • Tuscarawas County Business Factory, Board Member
  • Kent State, Tuscarawas Campus, Blue and Gold Ambassador
  • Canal Dover Association, Member
  • Tuscarawas County Habitat for Humanity, former Board Member


  • Tuscarawas County Bar Association
  • Ohio State Bar Association


  • Northwestern University School of Law, Juris Doctor, 2010
  • John Carroll University, B.S.B.A., Marketing, 2007 

To contact Jilliann, please e-mail her at jarmstrong@dayketterer.com or call her directly at 330.458.2153.