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Jennifer S. M. Croskey

Principal Assistant Attorney General
Antitrust Section, Tobacco Enforcement Unit

Office number: 614-387-1285
Fax number: 866-803-9971
Jennifer joined the Ohio Attorney General’s Office in 2009 and the Antitrust Section in 2020.  Prior to joining Antitrust, Jennifer represented state departments and agencies served by the Executive Agencies Section.  For the Antitrust Section, Jennifer leads the Tobacco Enforcement Unit, which works with Ohio Department of Taxation in enforcing Ohio laws governing tobacco product manufacturers necessitated by the 1998 Tobacco Master Settlement Agreement.  The Tobacco Enforcement Unit is also responsible for enforcing the Master Settlement Agreement and representing the Ohio Department of Health for matters relating to Ohio’s indoor smoking ban.  Jennifer also assists in investigating and litigating cases involving antitrust violations.
Earlier in her career, Jennifer was an attorney in private practice with a law firm and an assistant prosecutor. 

Bar Admissions
  • State of Ohio (2000)
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of Ohio
  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of Ohio
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Sixth Circuit
  • The Ohio State University College of Law, J.D. 2000.
  • The University of Toledo, B.A., 1996.  Major: Political Science and Spanish
Representative Cases
  • Ohio History Connection v. Mounbuilders Country Club, Licking County Common Pleas Court, Case No. 18 CV 1284
  • Kinlin v. Kline, 749 F.3d 573 (6th Cir. 2014)
  • Liberty Coins, LLC v. Goodman, 748 F.3d 682 (6th Cir. 2014)
  • The Hartley Company, et al. v. JF Acquisition, LLC, d/b/a Jones & Frank, United States District Court for the Southern District of Ohio, Case No. 15-cv-00094
  • Fenway Financial, LLC dba Commission Express v. Greater Columbus Realty, LLC dba Keller Williams and Dept. of Commerce, Ohio Court of Appeals Tenth District, Case No. 12 AP 291
  • City of Akron v. Ohio Department of Insurance, et al.
    Ohio Court of Appeals Tenth District, Case Nos. 13AP-473, 483, 484, 486, 495, 496
    Supreme Court of Ohio, Case No. 2014-0738, 144 Ohio St.3d 56, 2015-Ohio-2926
Professional Activities and Awards
  • Ohio Attorney General’s Excellence in Legal Writing Award, 2019
  • Ohio Attorney General’s Excellence in Legal Writing Award, 2017
  • Ohio Attorney Generals’ Office, Teamwork Award, 2015
  • Ohio Attorney General’s Excellence in Legal Writing Award, 2011
  • Ohio Attorney General’s Special Litigation Group, Member, 2009-2011