J. Sean Keenan

Sean represents management in employment discrimination law matters. He has appeared in state and federal courts, and has represented clients in matters before the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, U.S. Dept. of Labor (Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs) and the State civil rights agencies of Ohio, Pennsylvania, Indiana and West Virginia.

Sean retired from active practice in 2007 but maintains an "of counsel" relationship with Day Ketterer.

He is a member of the Ohio State and Stark County Bar Associations, and is admitted to practice in Ohio courts and the U.S. District Court, Northern District of Ohio; and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit.

He joined Day Ketterer in 1971. 


  • Community Legal Aid Services, Board of Trustees
  • United Way
  • Canton Tomorrow
  • Catholic Community League
  • City of Canton Oversight Committee
  • Stark County Health Planning Committee
  • Stark State College
  • Stark County Bar Association, Legal Aid/Pro Bono Committee, member



  • Lt., U.S. Navy (Naval Security Group Command HQ)


  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of Ohio
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit


  • University of Notre Dame Law School, LL.B, 1967
  • Walsh College, B.A., 1964 summa cum laude

To reach Sean please e-mail him at jskeenan@dayketterer.com or call him directly at 330.458.2135.