Jay B. Eggspuehler

Jay B. Eggspuehler

P: 614.221.2121 | F: 614.365.9516
EMAIL jeggspuehler@isaacwiles.com

Assistant Amy Johnston 614.220.5123 ajohnston@isaacwiles.com
about JayX+X+

The more complicated the case, the more you’ll want Jay Eggspuehler at the controls.

He feels right at home with extreme case complexity, and untangles multi-party and multi-attorney situations with commanding decisiveness to keep cases on course toward value-driven resolution.

A certified commercial pilot that grew up around general aviation, Jay has a lifelong love of flying, which plays right into his specialty – transportation. He knows the ins and outs and ups and downs of aviation, trucking, and product liability. He has over thirty years of experience with complex litigation defense including aviation and aerospace, product liability, FAA enforcement actions, motor carrier/trucking defense and regulatory compliance.

Jay also has extensive commercial litigation experience for large manufacturing, insurance and banking clients.

education & admissionsX+


  • Ohio Northern University, J.D., 1985
  • The Ohio State University, Business Administration, B.S., 1982

Bar & Court Admissions

  • Ohio, 1990
  • U.S. District Courts, Southern, Eastern and Western District of New York, 1987
  • U.S. District Courts, Northern and Southern District of Ohio, 1991
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Sixth Circuit, 1996
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 2002
articles & presentationsX+

articles & presentations


  • Trucking Industry Defense Association (“TIDA”) Fall/Winder 2002 “Logo Liability” – Alive and Well
  • Defense Research Institute (“DRI”) – Skywritings, Spring 2004 The Expert’s Use of his or her Lawyer to Insure Admissibility of a Computer Animation: A Practitioner’s Guide
  • Defense Research Institute (“DRI”) – The Daubert Compendium 2004 & 2004 (update) Assumption of Facts by Expert


  • NALS: The Association for Legal Professionals
  • Preparing for Aviation Accident Litigation: Practice Tips for Legal Professionals, February 1, 2003, Bellville, Ohio
  • Defense Research Institute (“DRI”) – Product Liability Conference
  • The Expert’s Use of his or her Lawyer to Insure Admissibility of a Computer Animation: A Practitioner’s Guide February 12-14, 2003 Las Vegas, Nevada
  • Defense Research Institute (“DRI”) – Managing For Success in the Small Law Firm Maximizing the Benefits of Paralegals in Your Practice June 9, 2006 Chicago, Illinois
professional & community activitiesX+

professional & community activities



  • Director, Heartland Banc Corp and Heartland Bank (HLAN)

Bar Associations

  • Ohio State Bar Association
  • Columbus Bar Association
  • District of Columbia Bar Association

Industry Associations

  • Lawyer-Pilot Bar Association
  • Claims & Litigation Management Alliance
  • National Transportation Safety Board Bar Association
  • Ohio Association of Civil Trial Attorneys
  • Central Ohio Association of Civil Trial Attorneys
  • Trucking Industry Defense Association
  • Helicopter Association International
  • Transportation Lawyers Association
  • International Association of Defense Counsel
  • Million Dollar Advocate


  • Chairman, Ohio State University Comprehensive Transplant Center Campaign Committee


  • Ohio Super Lawyers®, 2016-2019