Judge Jennifer Sargus served for 24 years on The Court of Common Pleas of Belmont County, Ohio. Her docket included domestic, criminal, and civil litigation. She presided over five capital murder cases. Prior to becoming a judge, Judge Sargus was a partner at Volk, Frankovitch, Anetakis, and Recht. She began her career as an assistant public defender and later as an assistant prosecutor. Judge Sargus currently serves at the behest of the Ohio Supreme Court as a visiting judge.