John P. O'Donnell

Director of Infrastructure and Security Cleveland
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As director of infrastructure and security, John O’Donnell is responsible for managing the design and application of information systems that support the infrastructure of Taft. This includes supporting overall networks, servers, and technology infrastructure at the firm, evaluating current and future firm infrastructure needs, and managing the team providing technology services to attorneys and staff.

With nearly 25 years of experience in the IT industry, John has demonstrated experience delivering exceptional technology services and support. His background includes leading IT teams for a privately held company, the Cleveland Metropolitan School District, and a privately held law firm in the Cleveland area.

John earned his B.A. in English at Cleveland State University. He has his associate’s degree in IT from Lakeland Community College.


  • Cleveland State University (2002)
  • Lakeland Community College (1998)

Professional Affiliations

  • Project Management Institute


  • International Legal Technology Association


Community Involvement

  • Cleveland Metroparks Zoo