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joan-rifeSince 1982 Joan H. Rife has represented those who need legal assistance to navigate the often complex legal issues involved with Social Security, Workers Compensation and Transportation issues.  Joan H. Rife and her staff would welcome the opportunity to speak with you to explain how we may be able to assist you!


Joan H Rife is an attorney and is licensed in the State of Ohio. She graduated from Adrian College with majors in English and Political Science. She attended the University Of Toledo College Of Law, from which she graduated cum laude in 1982. Joan H. Rife is admitted to practice in Ohio and has argued cases in the Supreme Court of Ohio, the Tenth District Court of Appeals, the Sixth District Court of Appeals, the Lucas, Henry, Sandusky and Fulton County Courts of Common Pleas, and the Toledo Municipal Court.


Joan H. Rife is also admitted to practice and has argued cases in the United States District Court for the Northern District of Ohio and the United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit.


Joan H. Rife is a member of the Toledo Bar Association and has served on its Board of Trustees and Executive Committee. Joan H. Rife also holds membership in the Lucas County Bar Association and the Toledo Women’s Bar Association. For over 25 years Joan H. Rife has been a member of the National Organization of Social Security Claimant’s Representatives (NOSSCR) and the American Public Transit Association (APTA), where she serves on the Legal Affairs Committee.


Joan H. Rife also holds a membership in the Lucas County Bar Association. For over twenty five years Joan H. Rife has been a member of the National Organization of Social Security Claimants Representatives (NOSSCR) and the American Public Transit Association (APTA), where she serves on the Legal Affairs Committee.