Joel A. Holt is an attorney and privacy professional, concentrating his practice in the areas of information security and privacy, corporate governance and transactions, and civil litigation. Attorney Holt has a broad range of legal experience, including civil and commercial litigation, appellate advocacy, corporate formation and governance, securities law, commercial and residential real estate transactions, copyright and trademark, corporate transactions including asset and stock purchases, and private financing transactions.
Attorney Holt is a founding Member of ICKES\HOLT and is committed to providing clients with practical, well-reasoned, and compassionate advice.
Attorney Holt graduated from the University of Akron School of Law, magna cum laude, in 2005. Attorney Holt is a prolific writer and has several publications to his credit. Attorney Holt has been a staff attorney for the Ohio Ninth District Court of Appeals, as well as and an adjunct professor at the University of Akron School of Law and Hiram College. Attorney Holt is a veteran of the U.S. Air Force, where he served with honor and distinction.
Prior to practicing law, Attorney Holt proudly served in the United States Air Force. Attorney Holt served with distinction, earning the Air Force Achievement Medal for Meritorious Service and the Humanitarian Service Medal. Attorney Holt received an honorable discharge in 2002 upon his acceptance to law school.
Hailing from the Twin Ports of Duluth, MN / Superior, WI, Attorney Holt has resided in Northeast Ohio since 2002. He is active in civic and church activities, including sitting on the Legal Committee of The Daughter Project, a non-profit recovery home for adolescent victims of human trafficking.
|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|CIPP-US||International Association of Privacy Professionals||2016|
|Partner||Ickes & Holt LLC||2016 - Present|
|Attorney||Williams, Kratcoski & Can||2011 - 2015|
|Ass’t Director of Career Planning and Placement||University Of Akron School Of Law||2010 - 2011|
|Attorney||Joseph D. Carney & Associates||2009 - 2010|
|Attorney||Brennan, Manna & Diamond, LLC||2007 - 2009|
|Judicial Attorney for the Honorable Beth Whitmore||Ohio State Court of Appeals, Ninth District||2005 - 2007|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|Portage County Bar Association||Member||N/A|
|NALP Bulletin, Vol. 23, No. 8||7 Steps to Creating a Great True First Impression||2011|
|Akron Law Review, Vol. 38, Number 2 at page 413||The Sins of the Father: An Analysis of United States v. White Mountain Apache Tribe and Suggestions for True Reparation||2005|
|University of Akron, C. Blake McDowell Law Center||JD - Juris Doctor||2005|
|University of Phoenix||BS - Bachelor of Science||2002|
|Software Licensing and SaaS Agreements||Cyber & Information Security||2017|
|All Ohio Counselors Conference||Lead From the Front: Information Security and Privacy for Mental Health Professionals||2017|
|Ohio Association for Justice: Data Breach Litigation Webinar||Data Breach Litigation Webinar Panelist||2016|
|National Business Institute: Cybersecurity Webinar||Cybersecurity Webinar Panelist||2016|
|Taking on Amazon||Pending|
|Ohio Medical Marijuana Cultivator||Pending|
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