Black Lawyers Association of Cincinnati, Ohio
John Merchant

John C. Merchant

Peck, Shaffer & Williams LLP
201 E. Fifth Street, Suite 900, Cincinnati, OH 45202


University of Kentucky College of Law, J.D., 1982
Morehead State University, B.A., cum laude, 1979

Fields of Practice:

Cultural Institutions and Other Nonprofits, Health Care, Infrastructure, Leasing, Public Schools, SWAPs and Other Derivative Products, Sports and Convention Facilities, Student Housing, Traditional Governmental, Transportation, Underwriter's Counsel, Water and Sewer


Fellow, American College of Bond Counsel

Community involvement:

Chair, Board of Regents, Morehead State University
Board Member, Cincinnati Center City Development Corporation (3CDC)
Board Member, Cincinnati Art Museum
Board Member, New Cities Foundation, Kentucky League of Cities
Board Member, Kentucky Science and Technology Corporation
Member, National Association of Bond Lawyers
Member, Association for Governmental Leasing & Finance
Member, National Association of Securities Professionals
Member, National Forum for Black Public Administrators
Member, Cincinnati Bar Association
Member, Black Lawyers Association of Cincinnati