Judge Jason E. Nagel

Judge Jason E. Nagel began the practice of law in 1999 and began his career as an Assistant Prosecuting Attorney with the Clermont County Prosecutor’s Office.  Within a short period of time, he was promoted from the Municipal Court Division to the Common Pleas Division where he successfully handled felony criminal offenses.  In 2013, he was promoted to the position of Felony Supervisor in the Common Pleas division where he handled numerous “high profile” criminal cases.  In August 2013, he was promoted to the position of Chief Assistant Prosecuting Attorney and was placed in charge of the entire criminal division of the Clermont County Prosecutor’s Office.  In November 2015, Jason was elected by the citizens of Clermont County to the position of Municipal Court Judge. 

Judge Nagel has been an active member of a number of organizations in Clermont County.  He was a member of the Executive Board of the Clermont County Bar Association, the Clermont County Bar Association Grievance Committee and the Clermont County Law Resources Board.  Over that period of time, he has also coached a variety of sports including baseball and basketball.


Clermont County Prosecutor’s Office, Batavia, Ohio Chief Assistant Prosecuting Attorney, (August 2013 – December 2015)

Assistant Prosecuting Attorney, Felony Division, Supervisor (January 2013 – August 2013)

Assistant Prosecuting Attorney, Felony Division (January 2000 – January 2013)

Assistant Prosecuting Attorney, Municipal Division (July 1999 – January 2000)


Admitted to practice in Ohio – 1999

Executive Board, President-Elect, Clermont County Bar Association

Member, Clermont County Bar Association Grievance Committee

Member, Clermont County Law Resources Board

Member, Facility Governing Board for the Community Correctional Center


Ohio Northern University College of Law, J.D.

National Order of Barristers for Excellence in National Oral Advocacy

Moot Court: Board of Executives

Bowling Green State University, Bachelor of Arts History and Political Science


Member, Clermont County Township Association

Assistant Coach, Milford Youth Baseball Association (2010-2014)

Head coach/Assistant Coach, Milford Youth Basketball Association (2010-2014)

Clermont County Republican Central Committee (2007-2015)