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Joe McNamara is a Toledo native and graduate of the University of Michigan and the New York University School of Law. He also attended Oxford University in England. While in law school, Joe served as an intern to Ohio Supreme Court Justice Andy Douglas and as an intern with the City of Toledo Law Department. Joe served as the Senior Development Editor for the NYU Journal of Legislation and Public Policy. Joe worked in New York as a summer associate for Dewey Ballantine (now Dewey & LeBoeuf) in 2002. From 2003 – 2006 Joe worked as an associate at Cooper & Walinski, LPA –a litigation firm in Toledo, Ohio. In 2006, Joe took a break from the practice of law to focus on his successful campaign for Toledo City Council. Since 2007 Joe has been practicing law out of his downtown Toledo law office.


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Mcnamara Law, LLC

320 N. Michigan St. FL. 1
Toledo, OH, 43604-5632

Practice areas


  1. Litigation: 40%
    12 years
  2. Landlord & Tenant: 25%
    7 years
  3. Appeals: 25%
    12 years
  4. Election Campaign: 10%
    9 years

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  • Scott Edward France

    I highly endorse this lawyer. Attorney McNamara is well respected in our community in both the legal and political arenas.


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TitleCompany nameDuration
MemberMcNamara Law, LLC2006 - Present
Association namePosition nameDuration
Toledo Bar AssociationN/A2003 - Present
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
New York University School of LawN/AJD - Juris DoctorN/A