Practice Areas

Jay C. Rice

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Of Counsel
Location:
Cleveland, Ohio
Phone:
216-586-2013
877-214-7321 (Toll Free)
Fax:
216-875-1570
Email:

Jay Rice’s practice generally concerns the defense of insurance companies and their insureds in a wide variety of civil litigation matters.

Mr. Rice’s practice is primarily devoted to litigation involving insurance coverage disputes.  He is an OSBA Certified Specialist in Insurance Coverage Law.

Mr. Rice also has extensive experience in appellate practice in both the Ohio and Federal Court systems.  He has argued cases in almost every Ohio Appellate District and has had twelve cases before the Supreme Court of Ohio.

Mr. Rice enjoys an AV Preeminent rating with Martindale-Hubbell.

Areas of Practice

  • General Insurance Defense with an emphasis on Insurance Coverage Litigation and Appellate Advocacy

Bar Admissions

  • Ohio, 1979
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Ohio, 1980
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 6th Circuit, 1985
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Ohio, 2005
  • Supreme Court of the United States of America, 1995

Education

  • Case Western Reserve University Law School, Cleveland, Ohio
    • J.D., Doctor of Jurisprudence - 1979
    • Honors: Order of the Coif
    • Law Review: Case Western Reserve University Law Review, Associate Editor, 1977 - 1978
    • Law Review: Case Western Reserve University Law Review, Editor, 1978 - 1979
  • Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio
    • B.A., Bachelor of Artssumma cum laude - 1976
    • Honors: Phi Beta Kappa
  • Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio
    • M.A., Master of Arts - 1976

Honors and Awards

  • Martindale-Hubbell, AV® Peer Review Rated

Fraternities/Sororities

  • Phi Beta Kappa