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About Me

      Your case will get the personal attention it deserves.  I return calls promptly if I have not been in the office the first time you call.  If you have a question I will answer it as soon as possible, because legal proceedings effect how you go about your daily life, and i understand that my legal advice may have a profound effect on choices you may have to make.


Practice Areas


  1. Divorce & Separation: 35%
  2. Domestic Violence: 30%
  3. Child Custody: 20%
  4. Criminal Defense: 10%
  5. Landlord & Tenant: 5%



Hourly ($175-200/hour)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

2 total 

  • Michael S. Waddington

    I endorse Thomas. He is a highly skilled attorney that is well respected in the legal community.


    Michael Waddington Military Law Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Stevin James Groth

    I endorse this lawyer, he is honest and hard working.


    Stevin Groth Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

411 North Michigan Street
Toledo, OH, 43604



Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Access to Justice Public Interest Law AwardToledo Bar Association, Legal Aid Western Ohio, Advocates for Basic Legal Equality2012
Susan L. Martin & Lavelle A. Willinger AwardToledo Bar Association Pro Bono Legal Services2007
Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
AttorneyThomas P. Goodwin, Attorney at Law2001 - Present
Staff AttorneyToledo Legal Aid Society1991 - 2001
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Lucas County Domestic Violence Task ForceMember, Fatality Review Committee2013 - Present
U.S. State Dept., Hague Convention Attorney NetworkVolunteer Attorney2013 - Present
Toledo Bar AssociationN/A1991 - Present
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Cleveland State UniversityLawJD - Juris Doctor1990
Bowling Green State UniversityN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1983