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JerryVande Werken


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JerryVande Werken


Focus Areas

  • “Designing Key Employee Distribution Plans”
  • “Avoiding Unexpected Violations of Fiduciary and Investment Rules”
  • “Retirement Plans – Participant Loans”
  • “Creative Pension Strategies”
  • AV® Preeminent Rated by Martindale-Hubbell
  • Selected for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America© 2015 to 2024 for Closely Held Companies and Family Businesses Law, and Trusts and Estates; named the Best Lawyers® 2020 Closely Held Companies and Family Businesses Law “Lawyer of the Year” in Columbus

Professional Associations

  • Ohio State Bar Association
  • Columbus Bar Association

Community Activities

  • Central Ohio Radio Reading Service, volunteer reader
  • Lacrosse Association, lacrosse coach for Upper Arlington


  • The Ohio State University Michael E. Moritz College of Law, J.D., 1974,
    cum laude
  • Hope College, B.A., 1971,
    cum laude

Bar Admissions

  • Ohio

Court Admissions

  • U.S. Tax Court