Joe Brammer


Joe focuses his practice on the needs of startups, emerging companies, and established businesses in a wide array of legal areas. He provides counsel on a variety of corporate transactional matters including corporate formation, entity structure, contract negotiation and drafting, and corporate governance.

Education & Admissions


  • The Ohio State University

    (B.A., magna cum laude, 2011)

  • University of Cincinnati College of Law

    (J.D., cum laude, 2019)

    University of Cincinnati Law Review


  • State of Ohio



  • Assists with private offering deals for startups, including drafting operating agreements, shareholder agreements, and subscription agreements.
  • Represents commercial lender and private equity fund clients in subscription credit and net-asset-value financing transactions.
  • Reviews and drafts corporate enforceability and UCC-perfection opinion letters delivered in conjunction with subscription credit facilities.
  • Prepares accredited investor questionnaires, term sheets, and Form D filings.
  • Analyzes private equity fund subscription documents and prepares summaries ensuring clients’ security interests are enforceable.
  • Assists with commercial transactions, including drafting cross-purchase, asset purchase, loan, supply, license, trademark assignment, broker-shipper, employment, and independent contractor agreements.
  • Drafts and assists with structuring transaction documents in a variety of complex business transactions.
  • Performs due diligence and corporate analysis on all types of entity structures.
  • Conducts legal research and drafts memoranda analyzing a broad range of complex legal issues.



  • Cincinnati Bar Association
  • Ohio State Bar Association


  • Wesley Chapel Mission Center (Board of Directors)