Waymon B. McLeskey II

Waymon B. McLeskey II has been practicing law for over thirty years. He is a lifelong resident of Columbus, Ohio, where he and his wife reside.

He is the third generation of a family that has been involved in the practice of law in Columbus, Ohio since 1919. He received his J.D. from Ohio Northern University in 1981 and also attended law school at Emmanuel College, Cambridge, England through the University of Richmond (Va.) law school in the summer of 1980. He received his B.A. in history from Yale University in 1976 and  his A.M. in history from Brown University in 1977.

He became licensed to practice in all courts in the state of Ohio in 1981 and in the U.S. Courts for the Southern and Northern District of Ohio in 1982 and 1990 respectively. He became licensed to practice in the Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals in 2001 and in all the courts, including the federal courts in the states of Kentucky and West Virginia in 2004 and 2006 respectfully.

He is an active member of the St. Mark’s Episcopal Church, Tri-Village Sertoma , and the Tri-Village Chamber Partnership.


Call McLeskey Law Offices at (614) 232-9132


Over 39 years of creditor rights experience

Volunteer Experience


Tri-Village Sertoma

  • Board Member (1991–Present)

  • President (2017–2018)

  • Chairman of the Board (2018–2020)


St Marks Episcopal Church

  • Usher and Chalice Bearer (2008–Present)

Clintonville Basketball Association

  • Team Sponsor (2019–2020)


  • 1981: Ohio​

  • 1982: U.S. District Court, Southern District of Ohio

  • 1990: U.S. District Court, Northern District of Ohio

  • 2001: U.S. District Court of Appeals, Sixth Circuit

  • 2004: U.S. District Court, Eastern and Western Districts of Kentucky, Kentucky Supreme Court

  • 2006: U.S. District Court, Northern and Southern Districts of West Virginia, West Virginia Supreme Court


  • Yale University, 1976 B.A. (History)

  • Brown University, 1977 A.M. (History)

  • Emmanuel College, Cambridge University, England (University of Richmond Law School) Summer 1980

  • Oho Northern University, 1981 J.D.


  • Columbus Bar Association (Member, Bankruptcy, Solo/Small Firm, and Financial Services Committees)

  • Ohio State (Member, Banking, Commercial and Bankruptcy Law Committee)

  • Kentucky Bar Association

  • West Virginia Bar Association


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