Jim Weaner was born and raised in Defiance, Ohio and graduated from Defiance High School in 1983. He then attended The Ohio State University where he graduated and worked as an OEM supplier to General Motors, Ford and Chrysler for over 6 years. Jim then graduated from the University of Toledo College of Law in 1996 and began practicing law alongside his father John Weaner at our office in Defiance, Ohio.

Jim is not only business minded, but also community minded serving in many civic positions locally and regionally:
Vice-Chairman for The Sherwood State Bank Board of Directors
Defiance College Purple and Gold Club
United Way Allocations Committee
Chairman Defiance Chamber of Commerce
Served 3 years on the Board of Governors for the Ohio State Bar Association
Budget and Headquarters Committee and Chairman of the Audit Committee for the Board of Governors
Sits on the Northwest Ohio Bar Grievance Committee
Legal Counsel for the Maumee Watershed Conservancy District
Legal Counsel for The Sherwood State Bank

Jim’s areas of legal practice include:
Corporations
Banking
Real Estate
Domestic Relations
Civil Litigation
Personal Injury
Probate
Estate Planning

Click here to contact Jim or call (419) 782-3010.