John Camillus, Of Counsel
John C. Camillus, Esq. is Of Counsel with the firm.
John Camillus is a trial lawyer. He has broad experience trying civil cases
in federal and state court, including arbitrations, bench trial, and jury
trials. His trial experience includes securities fraud and class action
matters, consumer protection and commercial disputes, personal injury
and medical malpractice cases, and civil rights and employment matters.
In addition to being Of Counsel to Meyer Wilson, John is a principal with
his own firm, the Law Offices of John C. Camillus, LLC. Previously, John
was an attorney at Cooper & Elliott, where his practice focused on
representing plaintiffs in a broad range of civil matters. Prior to joining
Cooper & Elliott, John was a litigator with the international law
firm of Jones Day. While at Jones Day, John worked on civil and criminal
matters at both the trial and appellate level. His experience at Jones
Day included successful representation of clients in various tort, contract,
criminal, and securities matters. Before joining Jones Day, John served
as a law clerk for the Honorable R. Guy Cole, Jr., of the United States
Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit.
John received his law degree from Yale Law School. At Yale, John was an
editor for the Yale Law & Policy Review and was named a Schell fellow.
John also served as the President of the Initiative for Public Interest
Law at Yale and worked with the South Asia Human Rights Documentation
Centre in New Delhi, India. John received his B.A. in Philosophy from
Ohio Wesleyan University, graduating first in his class. He graduated
phi beta kappa and summa cum laude, and was a First-Team All-Conference
and First-Team Academic All-American basketball player. At OWU, John was
the recipient of the Easton Prize given to the outstanding senior philosophy
major, and graduated with University and Departmental Honors.