Joe, a native of McDonald, Ohio, is a 2012 Graduate of The Ohio State University where he received a Bachelor’s degree in Zoology. He then earned his Juris Doctor from the Ohio Northern University Pettit College of Law in 2016. While at Ohio Northern, Joe participated in the College’s Criminal Prosecution Clinic, served as a Board Member for the Ohio Northern Moot Court program, and competed as a member of the Jessup International Law Moot Court Team.
Prior to joining the firm, Joe served as a Staff Attorney with the Seneca County Department of Job and Family Services where he represented the State of Ohio in child abuse and child support enforcement matters. He then represented the City of Mansfield as an Assistant Law Director, prosecuting traffic and misdemeanor criminal offenses as well as advising the City in a wide range of civil matters.
Joe is a member of the Ohio State and Wayne County Bar Associations. He resides in Wayne County with his wife Julie and their two dogs.