Attorney Profile

Jeff Hastings is a Cleveland attorney specializing in criminal defense and civil litigation. Bar admissions include:

  • All Ohio Courts including Ohio Supreme Court, 1991
  • United States District Court, Northern District of Ohio, 1991
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit, 1991


  • Cleveland-Marshall College of Law Cleveland, OH
    Juris Doctor Degree, December 1990
  • Baldwin-Wallace College Berea, OH
    M.B.A., June 1987
  • Ashland University Ashland, OH
    B.A. Political Science/Economics, May 1982


  • Ohio State Bar Association
  • Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association
  • Cleveland-Marshall Law Alumni Association
  • Judicial Conference of the Eighth Judicial District, Life Member
  • Member, Ohio Supreme Court Commission on the Rules of Practice and Procedures (06/19 to present)
  • Member, City of North Royalton Civil Service Commission (04/21 to present)
  • Assistant Law Director/Prosecutor, City of Parma (02/18 to 06/21)
  • Law Director, Village of Linndale (11/14 to 9/16)


  • Member, Cuyahoga County Board of Elections (April 2007-February 2023)
  • Board of Directors, Western Reserve Insurance Group (4/13 to present)
  • Member, The Advisory Board for the Salvation Army of Greater Cleveland (4/13 to present)
  • Member, The Advisory Board for Salvation Army Harbor Light Complex (4/13 to present)
  • Member, The City Club of Cleveland
  • The Free Medical Clinic of Greater Cleveland; Board Member and Chairman, Advocacy Committee (3/06 – 12/08)
  • Volunteer Juvenile Magistrate City of North Royalton, OH. (6/03 – 4/05)
  • Ohio Athletic Commission, Chairman (10/96 – 6/99)