R. Jessup Gage
Jessup Gage is a principal in the law firm of Lazarus & Lewis, LLC. Jessup is a graduate of the University Of Cincinnati College Of Law, focusing his practice on the representation of public employee unions and their members. His representation includes contract negotiations, grievance arbitration, disciplinary proceedings, civil litigation, appeals, and all manner of administrative matters before Ohio’s State Employment Relations Board and the National Labor Relations Board. Jessup also defends public employees against allegations of civil rights violations and other civil claims arising in the course of public employment. Jessup has represented public employees in every facet of their employment since 2007. He is a committed advocate for labor unions and their members.
Jessup is a member of the Cincinnati and Ohio Bar Associations. He has taught undergraduate courses at the University of Cincinnati on the introduction of legal concepts and advanced legal research, and he has lectured on labor negotiations at the University Of Cincinnati College Of Law.