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Attorney--Handwork, Kerscher & Pfost, LLP

Established Perrysburg law firm seeking an attorney with 0 to 10 years of experience in one or more of the following areas: estate planning, business, real estate, civil litigation. Compensation negotiable. Please send cover letter and resume to; confidentiality protected . Posted 3/9/2020.

Business/Transactional Attorney

RCO Law seeks a talented business/transactional attorney with 8 to 15 years of relevant experience for the firm’s Toledo, Ohio office to serve existing clients and grow the firm’s business practice.  This position involves the drafting, review, and negotiation of agreements and transactions for business clients ranging in size and complexity from start-up ventures to global Fortune 500 companies, with opportunity to service and transition significant legacy clients of the firm. An equity position with the firm may be appropriate depending on portable revenue and experience.

Interested in a broad-based transactional practitioner with 8 to 15 years of relevant experience, possessing keen business judgment, superior drafting skills, and extraordinary attention to detail; commitment to a collaborative and collegial work environment; and a demonstrated ability to delegate and train where appropriate. The ideal candidate will have portable and sustainable clients with significant revenue history. Ohio licensure required, Michigan license a plus. Experience with business succession planning, including estate planning and wealth preservation, viewed positively.

RCO Law is an established yet innovative mid-sized general practice firm serving clients from five offices across Northwest Ohio and Southeastern Michigan. Equal opportunity employer. No unsolicited resumes from search firms or phone calls, please.

Contact Robert C. Tucker at to express interest in this position. Posted 3/9/2020.

Chief-Bargaining and Representation

The City of Toledo’s Department of Human Resources is seeking to fill a Chief-Bargaining and Representation position. This position would be responsible for organizing and administering collective bargaining, labor representation activities and acting as the Lead Negotiator and Coordinator for all collective bargaining functions. Requirements include Bachelor’s degree in Human Resources, Labor Relations, or a closely related field and 3 years of experience in the field of labor relations, collective bargaining, contract administration, or a closely related area. Applications are accepted online on the City’s webpage at: Posted 2/28/2020.

Administrative Director, Risk Management

ProMedica is looking for an Administrative Director, Risk Management, to lead our wholly-owned captive insurance company, providing oversight for insured claims. The Director will lead a small team and oversee our Enterprise Risk Committee. To see the full job description or to apply, visit and search for requisition #47451. Posted 2/28/2020.

Assistant Public Defender 

Toledo Legal Aid is hiring for Assistant Public Defender (multiple positions) in Toledo Municipal Court, Juvenile Court, and Drug Court available in Lucas County, Ohio.  Candidates for these positions must be licensed to practice law in Ohio.  Please see for more detailed descriptions. Posted 2/17/2020.

Staff Attorney 2 Position 

Lucas County Children Services (LCCS) is seeking candidates for a Staff Attorney 2 position. The position manages the legal aspects of agency custody cases, provides legal advice to agency personnel regarding agency custody cases, and prepares complaints, motions, briefs and other legal documents, including preparation of Appellate and Supreme Court briefs. The position also prepares custody cases for trial, including; developing case theories, preparing case worker, expert, and lay witness testimony, and gathering relevant documents.  Further, the position requires the Staff Attorney 2 to attend court hearings and speaks for the agency in court custody cases, negotiates settlements in custody cases and litigate cases using competent trial strategy, current rules of evidence and procedure and actions that comply with best practices.  Starting Pay: $31.38.  Excellent Benefits. Apply at  Equal Opportunity Employer Valuing Diversity. Posted 2/3/2020.

 Mediator Position Available

The Fair Housing Center (Toledo) seeks an experienced mediator to serve as a neutral in their newly-established Landlord-Tenant Mediation department. The successful candidate will, through education and experience:
 Have a working knowledge of Ohio’s landlord-tenant laws, and eviction procedures; Be able to explain the mediation process to landlords, tenants, and the general public; Have the ability to build relationships with and educate the community through outreach, presentations, and workshops; Have the ability to work effectively with people under stressful situations, identify problems and potential solutions, and be well-versed in conflict management skills; Ability to utilize Microsoft Office software applications (Word, Excel, etc.) with ability to track activities in our proprietary case management system; and Have knowledge about and be able to interpret Federal, State, and Local laws concerning discrimination in housing.

• Bachelor’s degree in Paralegal Studies, or equivalent required; Juris Doctor (preferred).Some amount of relevant experience may be substituted for educational requirements
• Solid conflict resolution skills;
• One to three years experience in community mediation.
This is a full-time (9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.) exempt position, with some evenings or weekends as needed.  Additional training will be provided. The Fair Housing Center offers competitive salary and benefits package.

How to ApplyPlease send resume and cover letter detailing qualifications to Posted 1/28/2020.

Real Estate Staff Attorney

The Toledo office of Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick, LLP is currently seeking to fill a staff attorney position in its Real Estate Practice Group. Ideal candidates will have 0-3 years’ experience in a legal role. This position will focus solely on the drafting, preparation, and negotiating commercial lease documents, broker’s contracts, and letters of intent to lease space in commercial properties nationwide. The position requires a strong work ethic, attention to detail, clear and effective drafting skills, strong oral communication abilities and a capacity to learn new substantive legal topics as needed. For more information about this open position, please go to the firm's website at Posted 12/6/2019.

Housing Choice Voucher Program – Hearing Officer QSP19-Q008
Lucas Metropolitan Housing Authority (LMHA) will receive proposals for Housing Choice Voucher Program – Hearing Officer. Received in accordance with law until December 16, 2019 at 3:00 PM ET. See documents:; 201 Belmont Ave., Toledo, OH 43604; or 419-259-9446 (TRS: Dial 711). Affirmative Action and Equal Employment Opportunity requirements (Executive Order #11246). This contract opportunity is a Section 3 Covered Contract and any Section 3 Business Concerns are encouraged to apply. For additional information or a copy of the solicitation contact Posted 12/4/2019.
Experienced Paralegal 

Experienced litigation Paralegal needed for downtown Toledo law firm needed preferably with medical malpractice experience. Please send resumes to Posted 11/27/2019.

Associate Attorney - Business Section

Eastman & Smith Ltd. is seeking a highly-trained transactional tax associate attorney in our Firm’s Toledo office. We are looking for an attorney with 2-4 years of transactional tax experience who is interested in developing and maintaining a diverse business practice. Candidates should have experience in tax analysis, planning, controversy, compliance, business transactions and/or mergers and acquisitions. Send resume with salary requirements to Posted 11/5/2019


Perrysburg general-practice firm seeking lateral attorney. Family-friendly, collegial environment with diverse group of clients. Personable and hard-working associates or partners should contact

Posted 10/17/2019
Paralegal Services

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Office Space

Office Space Near Family Court

Several offices in well-established office-sharing arrangement in the same block as Family Court. Rear and adjacent parking. All services available. Call Tom Stebbins or Colleen Dooley at 419-936-5120.

Office Space Available
Two offices with space for clerical/paralegal, and use of conference room. Downtown Riverfront. Free Parking. Call Joan at 419-243-1105 or email .
Office Space for Rent in Oregon
Individual offices available; can be combined for one business. Over 1500 sq. ft. Charlesgate Commons 860 Ansonia Suites 13 & 14. Close to St. Charles & I280. Gas, water and electric included. Contact 419.720.0085. 
Join the Largest Office Share in Toledo

Are you a new lawyer looking to establish a professional but affordable office? Are you an established practitioner looking to reduce your overhead?  Call today and learn more about what Toledo's largest office-sharing group, Legal Associates, has to offer.

Enjoy the benefits of Class A office space at rates that can’t be beat. Amenities include a receptionist, modern phone system, fax, voicemail service, high speed internet, postage machine, high volume/multi-function color copiers/scanners, conference rooms, kitchen, coffee service, and 24-hour building access.  Attached parking garage is available at monthly or daily rates. The building also has a 24-hour security guard, restaurant/bar, bank and snack shop for your convenience.

Located on the 10th floor of the PNC Bank Building, in the middle of the downtown revitalization, multiple private offices are now available. Design your space to meet your individual needs. Select new carpet, paint and/or wallpaper, all at the building’s cost. Receive up to four months free rent from the building to help defray moving expenses.  New lawyers, 0-5 years in practice, will also have their shared monthly overhead fees waived for the first six months.

Join this collegial group of lawyers who wish they had found this opportunity sooner.  For more information, call Eric Allen Marks at 419-242-1400 or send an message to

412 14th at Adams in UpTown Toledo
1000 feet to courts; free parking for attorneys and clients. Private offices for lease in restored 1927 two-story brick building with shared reception, conference, kitchen, restrooms w/shower. Shared secretarial/copier/fax/etc available. J.P. Smith 419.244.0991.


Used Office Furniture - For Sale
Desks, conference tables, cubicles, filing cabinets, legal size fireproof filing cabinets for sale. Call Mike at 419-290-5139
Volunteers Wanted
Channel 11 and the TBA need volunteers to answer phones Wednesday evenings between 5:15 and 7:30 pm. No experience needed. Contact Michelle Tussing, 419-242-, or

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