John E. Mellyn, Jr.

Of Counsel
jemellyn@hahnlaw.com 216.274.2294

Summary

John’s semi-retired real estate practice is focused on representing buyers, sellers, lessors and lessees in connection with numerous commercial and transactions involving the acquisition and disposition of office, industrial and retail properties. He also provides support in connection with the real estate aspects of merger and acquisition and foreclosure transactions involving office, industrial and retail assets.

Professional History

  • Of Counsel, Hahn Loeser & Parks LLP, 2016-present; Partner, 1983-2016; Opinion Letter Committee, 1986-2014; Recruiting and Hiring Committee, 1982-94, Vice-Chairman, 1990-94; Finance Committee, 1994-96; Associate, 1982-83
  • Associate, Arter & Hadden, 1973-81
 

Personal

John served in the United States Army from 1968 to 1971. His major assignments included the Republic of Vietnam and Fort Bragg, North Carolina.

Credentials

Education

University of Virginia School of Law, J.D., 1973

 

Boston College, A.B., magna cum laude, 1967

Community Involvement

Boston College Alumni Association, Cleveland Chapter, Member

 

University of Virginia School of Law Alumni Association, Member

 

University of Virginia Alumni Association, Life Member

 

University Hospitals, ENT Leadership Council Member

Awards & Distinctions

AV Preeminent ®, Martindale-Hubbell

Bar Admissions

State of Ohio, 1973

 

U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Ohio

Memberships & Affiliations

Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association, Member; Real Estate Law Section

 

Greater Cleveland Mortgage Bankers Association, Member, 1990-2014; Board of Governors, 1995-2009; Secretary, 1996-2009