Rittgers Rittgers & Nakajima
Rittgers Rittgers & Nakajima


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Jake Michael Cropper
  • Personal Injury 100%


Jake Cropper is an Ohio native from Georgetown, Ohio. Jake attended the University of Mount Saint Joseph where he graduated as a double major in both History and Legal Studies. Jake was awarded Legal Student of the year at graduation, which is given out to the first ranked student in the Legal Studies major.

Following Mount St. Joe, Jake attended the University of Dayton School of Law. During his time at Dayton, Jake earned two CALI awards which recognizes excellence achievements by law students in their studies. In Jake’s final year of law school, he took the opportunity to work for the civil clinic where he represented indigent juvenile clients in the courtroom.

Jake clerked for Rittgers Rittgers & Nakajima from 2021-2023 where he gained experience doing real-life, practical work on high profile injury cases.

Now, Jake has joined Rittgers Rittgers & Nakajima full-time in the personal injury department. He is dedicated to advocating and fighting for those that have been wrongfully injured or killed.

In his free time, Jake enjoys cheering for the Bengals and Reds and also spending time with his friends and family.


  • University of Dayton School of Law, Dayton, Ohio
    • J.D.
  • Mount St. Joseph University, Cincinnati, Ohio
    • B.A. and B.S. - 2019
    • Honors: Dean's List
    • Honors: With High Honors
    • Major: History and Legal Studies

Bar Admission

  • Ohio, 2023
  • Kentucky, 2023


  • English

Current Employment Position

  • Attorney