Joseph (Jay) Beech III

Admitted to Practice

  • State of Ohio (1973)
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of Ohio (1973)


  • B.A., Amherst College (1967)
  • J.D., University of Cincinnati College of Law (1973)
  • Stanford University

Joseph (Jay) Beech III

Mr. Beech practices in the corporate area with emphasis on mergers, acquisitions and corporate finance activity. He represents privately held corporations in a variety of industries.

Mr. Beech has served on the boards of numerous civic, charitable and educational organizations. He enjoys reading, golf, racquet sports and spending time with his seven grandchildren.

Memberships & Affiliations

  • Cincinnati Bar Association
  • American Bar Association
  • The Queen City Club
  • The Commonwealth Club
  • The Camargo Club
  • United States Seniors’ Golf Association

Honors & Awards

  • Recognized as one of Ohio’s Super Lawyers
  • Selected as one of Cincinnati’s Leading Merger & Acquisition Lawyers
  • Martindale-Hubbell AV Rated
  • Leadership Cincinnati Class VII

Community Involvement


  • The Spring Grove Cemetery Association – Trustee
  • The Bethesda Foundation – Trustee


  • The Village of Indian Hill – Vice Mayor
  • St. Ursula Villa – Trustee
  • The Girls Club of Greater Cincinnati – Trustee
  • Home Aid Service – Trustee & Chair
  • The Visiting Nurse Association- Trustee & Chair
  • The Children’s Protective Service- Trustee & Chair
  • Cincinnati Union Bethel – Trustee