Paul J. Minnillo

Paul J. Minnillo

Cincinnati, Ohio
Paul J. "P.J." Minnillo is a founding shareholder in the law firm of Minnillo & Jenkins Co., LPA where his practice is concentrated in representing individuals and small businesses in chapter 7, chapter 11, and chapter 13 bankruptcy proceedings. He received his law degree from the Cleveland Marshall College of Law in 1995 and his undergraduate degree in from the University of Cincinnati in 1992. He is admitted to the Ohio Bar and the Federal Bar for the Southern District of Ohio. He is a member of the Cincinnati Bar Association, the Clermont County Bar Association, the American Bankruptcy Institute, and the National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys.

Areas of Practice

  • 100% Bankruptcy

Bar Admissions

  • Ohio, 1995
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Ohio, 1996
  • Kentucky, 2013
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Ohio
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Kentucky, 2013
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Kentucky, 2013


  • Cleveland State University, Cleveland-Marshall College of Law, Cleveland, Ohio
    • J.D. - 1995
    • Honors: Jessup International Law Moot Court Team
  • University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio
    • B.A. (Cum Laude) - 1992
    • Major: French

Representative Clients

  • Johnny Rockets of Ohio
  • Marshall student loan case
  • Carter exemption defense case

Honors and Awards

  • Legal Aid Volunteer Lawyer of the Year 2017

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Cincinnati Bar Association, Bankruptcy Committee, 1996 - Present
  • Ohio Bar Association, 1995 - Present
  • National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys
  • Clermont County Bar Association, 1996 - Present
  • American Bankruptcy Institute

Past Employment Positions

  • Keegan and Minnillo Co., LPA, Shareholder/Associate, 1996 - 2006

Pro Bono Activities

  • Legal Aid Society, 1995 - Present
  • Volunteer Lawyers Project


  • English


  • Beta Theta Pi