Walter Haverfield Attorney

Jessica Trivisonno

  • Associate
  • Cleveland Direct: 216.619.7870
  • Cleveland Fax: 216.916.2450

Overview

Jessica joined Walter | Haverfield as a summer law clerk in 2016 and transitioned to the firm’s Public Law practice group as an associate in 2017.

Jessica is particularly passionate about land use and zoning, and she serves as Treasurer of the Cleveland section of the American Planning Association. Jessica is also well-versed in Ohio’s medical marijuana regulations and has worked with private entities applying for licenses as well as with political subdivisions looking to regulate medical marijuana in their jurisdictions.

Experience

PUBLIC LAW SERVICES
  • Drafted ordinances and resolutions
  • Experience with Court of Claims procedure for dispute of a public records request
  • Assisted in the prosecution of various criminal violations
ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT
  • Advised municipalities in establishing, maintaining, and altering various economic development incentive tools, including community reinvestment areas
LAND USE & ZONING
  • Presented “Land Use Law Update” at both the Cleveland and Northeast Ohio’s Planning and Zoning Workshops in 2017
  • Drafted revisions and completed legal review of zoning codes

Recognition

Articles

Presentations

  • “Land Use Law Update,” Cleveland Planning and Zoning Workshop, October 27, 2017
  • “Land Use Law Update,” Northeast Ohio Planning and Zoning Workshop, June 9, 2017
  • “Legal Seminar,” Cleveland Cannabis College, February 25, 2017

Associations

  • Ohio American Planning Association

Podcasts

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