John Albers attended Wake Forest University for his undergraduate studies. John received his law degree from The Ohio State University College of Law in 1982.
He has been practicing in the area of local government law for approximately 30 years, and his practice is substantially devoted to representing local governments and individuals with respect to water, sewer and stormwater issues and litigation, regional district formation and administration, eminent domain, Joint Economic Development Districts (JEDDs), CEDAs, annexation and similar development issues.
John frequently speaks and writes articles on various topics for the Ohio Township Association, the Ohio Rural Water Association, the Rural Community Assistance Partnership (RCAP), USDA Rural Development, and the Ohio State Bar Association. He is the author of the Home Rule Handbook TM and is a co-founder and current board member of the Coalition of Regional Districts (CORD), an association of regional water, sewer and stormwater districts formed under Chapter 6119 of the Ohio Revised Code. John is a member of the Columbus and Ohio State Bar Associations and the Ohio Township Association’s Law Directors’ Group.