February 5, 2024 — Mazanec, Raskin & Ryder Co., L.P.A. is pleased to announce that Jillian Eckart has joined the firm.

Ms. Eckart’s legal practice will focus on the firm’s Civil Rights & Governmental Liability Law practice, representing a range of public agencies and government entities. She will also work with the firm’s Public Sector Law and General Liability Law groups.

Prior to joining MRR Law, Jillian spent nearly her entire career in the public sector and brings more than a decade of experience representing a variety of public entities. This representation has included Cuyahoga County, the Cuyahoga County Juvenile Court and the Cuyahoga Metropolitan Housing Authority. As an Assistant Prosecuting Attorney for the Cuyahoga County Prosecutor’s Office, she tried over 65 bench and jury trials in both the Civil and Criminal Divisions. Additionally, she has appellate experience before the Eighth District Court of Appeals.

Jillian earned her J.D. from the University of Illinois Chicago School of Law, graduating magna cum laude. She received her B.A in Political Science with minors in Legal Studies, Criminal Justice and Sociology from the University of Mount Union. She is admitted to the Ohio Bar, the U.S. District Court, Northern District of Ohio and the U.S. Court of Appeals, Sixth Circuit.