John R. Werren

Selected for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America© 2011-2017

John's practice focuses primarily on estate planning and administration, civil litigation, family, and corporate law. He is former managing attorney of the firm.

He is a member of the American, Ohio State and Stark County Bar Associations, Fellow of the American Bar and Ohio State Bar Foundations.

John is admitted to practice in Ohio courts and the U.S. District Court, Northern District of Ohio.

In addition to John's distinguished legal career, he also has made quite a name for himself in the Stark County community as an amateur historian, speaking to hundreds of civic, educational and community groups about the history of Stark County. He draws his anecdotes about the early days of the county from The Stark County Story by E.T. Heald, volumes 1-6.

John joined Day Ketterer Ltd. in 1966.

COMMUNITY LEADERSHIP

  • Stark County Bar Association Courts, Arbitration, Trials, and Assignments Committee, Member
  • Stark County Bar Association Family Law Committee, Member
  • Stark County Bar Association Mentor Committee, Member
  • Stark County Bar Association Probate Practice Committee, Member
  • Stark Community Foundation Trust and Estate Planning Committee, Member
  • National City Bank Board of Directors (retired)
  • Stark County Community Foundation, Chairman
  • Greater Canton Chamber of Commerce Board of Trustees, former Member
  • Community Services Inc. Board of Trustees
  • Cultural Center for the Arts Board of Trustees
  • Walsh College Advisory Board
  • Stark Development Board

ACHIEVEMENTS

  • Member of Law Review Staff, Spieth Scholar
  • Omicron Delta Kappa
  • Delta Theta Pi
  • Peer Review Rated: AV® PreeminentTM 5.0 out of 5
  • Selected for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America© 2011-2017

MILITARY SERVICE

  • Captain, U.S. Air Force

COURTS

  • Ohio Courts
  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of Ohio

EDUCATION

  • Case Western Reserve University School of Law, LL.B., 1961
  • Grove City College, A.B., 1958 cum laude

To reach John please e-mail him at jrwerren@day-ketterer.com or call him directly at 330.458.2177.