Biographical Information

L. Jackson Henniger, dob 05-14-1943. Born Akron, Ohio, raised in Beverly, Ohio. Graduated from Fort Frye High School, National Honor Society, commencement speaker. Superior awards for science projects from Grade 7 to Grade 12, District and State Competitions. No. 4 ranked senior high school student in Washington County State Test. Marietta College, Selby Scholarship. Ohio State University, Pfaudler Permutit Scholarship. B.A. in Geography, 1966. OSU Graduate School, Teaching Assistant. OSU Law School. Capital Law School, J.D. 1973.


Legal Assistant to the Hon. Probate Judge Richard B. Metcalf. Ohio Senate Majority Counsel and Counsel to Senate Judiciary Committee, 1973-1974. Admitted to practice 1973. Logan Law Director. Hocking County Assistant Prosecuting Attorney. Hocking County Municipal Judge, 1981-1995. Two children and two adopted children.


Well known for his witness cross examinations, L. Jackson Henniger has become widely referred to as "The Beast of the Courtroom"  "Razor Sharp"