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Joseph F. Petros III



Phone: 216-682-2130
Direct Fax: 216-682-2130

Joe Petros focuses his practice on representing health care providers in litigation, employment matters and governmental investigations.


Note, The Other War on Drugs: Federal Preemption, the FDA, and Prescription Drugs after Wyeth v. Levine, 25 NOTRE DAME J.L. ETHICS & PUB. POL’Y 637 (2011).

Joe is admitted to practice law in:

  • any state court in Ohio
  • the United States District Court for the Northern District of Ohio
  • the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan
  • the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Michigan

Assistant organist at the Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist and Board of Directors for Maggie’s Place Ohio

University of Notre Dame Law School – Juris Doctor

  • Cum Laude
  • Executive Editor, Notre Dame Journal of Law, Ethics & Public Policy, Volume 25, Issue 2 On Health Care
  • Intensive trial advocacy training

University of Notre Dame – B.A. , Political Science and Music

  • Summa Cum Laude
  • Honors in Political Science and Music, with an Honors Thesis in Political Science
  • Study abroad, Notre Dame London Program
  • Two-time winner, Notre Dame Conceto Competition
  • Notre Dame Liturgical Choir


Joe is a member of the following organizations:

  • American Bar Association
  • Ohio State Bar Association
  • Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association