Jacob R. Davis


Jake is an attorney in BMD's Akron office, developing his practice in the areas of corporate and business law as well as real estate law. A life-long resident of Northeast Ohio, Jake seeks to assist area business leaders and innovators while also being an active member in his community.

Contact Information

75 East Market Street, Akron, Ohio 44308


The University of Akron School of Law, J.D., summa cum laude
Baldwin Wallace University, B.A. in Political Science and Economics, summa cum laude
Webster University, Geneva, Switzerland, studies in International Relations


The core focus of Jake's practice is working to find and guide businesses to solutions. He enjoys solving the problems, big and small, that confront businesses of all sizes across various industries.

Prior to his admission to the Bar, Jake was a law clerk for BMD and a participant in the firm's Summer Associate program where he developed and honed the necessary skills of a successful attorney.

During his academic career at the University of Akron School of Law, Jake was an active leader. He served as the Executive Director of Student Writing for the Akron Law Review, a member of the Moot Court Honor Society, and an Admissions Ambassador.

In his spare time, Jake loves spending time outside and cheering on the Green Bay Packers.

Representative Matters

  • Represented an accounting firm in connection with its acquisition of an Illinois based in accounting firm, that will assist and help leverage its growth within the Illinois and Chicago market.
  • Represented Olympic Steel in connection with its acquisition of a manufacturer of products constructed largely of coated carbon and stainless steel, headquartered in Kansas.

Professional Honors & Awards

  • Donald M. Jenkins Award for Highest Scholastic Achievement for the Class of 2022

Presentations & Publications

  • HB 305: A Step in the Right Direction for Ohio’s Students, 55 AKRON L. REV. 219 (2022)

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