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Martin J. McManus

Martin J. McManus

Practice Areas

  • Estate Administration
  • Assault & Battery
  • Criminal Appeals
  • Criminal Fraud
  • Domestic Violence
  • Drug & Alcohol Violations
  • DWI/OVI – Drunk Driving
  • Expungement
  • Federal Court
  • Felony
  • Juvenile Delinquency
  • Misdemeanor
  • Motor Vehicle Offenses
  • Probation
  • State Court – Ohio & Michigan
  • Theft
  • Traffic Violations
  • White Collar Criminal Law
  • Personal Injury
  • Wrongful Death
  • Animal Bites
  • Assault
  • Brain Injuries
  • Motor Vehicle Accidents
  • Trucking Accidents
  • Trials & Appeals


Since graduating from the University of Toledo College of Law in 1987, Martin J. McManus has been accompanying his clients into the state and federal courthouses in the Toledo area. Additionally, Marty has gained extensive experience practicing law in the southern Michigan area, appearing in both state and federal courts.

Marty was born in Toledo. He attended St. John's Jesuit High School and the University of Notre Dame. Afterward, he returned home to pursue law school and joined his father's law practice.

Marty is an experienced litigator who practices in various areas. He focuses on defending clients facing criminal charges and representing those with significant personal injury claims, such as wrongful death, car accidents and medical malpractice cases. Unlike many other lawyers, Marty is willing to take cases to trial, which greatly impacts the outcomes he achieves for his clients.

Marty is an attorney concentrates on protecting individuals and businesses during white-collar criminal investigations and prosecutions. He also represents adults and juveniles facing misdemeanor and felony charges, such as drug offenses and DWI/OVI offenses. Throughout his career, Marty has been devoted to defending the accused and advocating for those who have been unjustly harmed.

Marty has a clear strategy: treating each client as if they were his only client. This may sound straightforward, but Marty is determined to execute this plan for every client, regardless of the nature of their case. As a result of Marty's unwavering dedication, each client benefits greatly from his relentless efforts on their behalf.

Marty is available 24/7 at 419-351-1531 to provide protection for his clients. Feel free to reach out anytime you require immediate assistance. Rest assured, Marty will always be there to answer your call. Feel free to contact Marty at the office on 419-242-1255 whenever it is convenient for you. He is available for a complimentary consultation or if you simply have any questions.


  • University of Toledo College of Law, Toledo, Ohio
    • J.D. - 1988
  • University of Notre Dame
    • B.A. - 1982

Bar Admissions

  • Ohio, 1988
  • Michigan
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 6th Circuit
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Ohio
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Michigan

Pro-Bono Activities

  • Member of the Aegis Council for tuition assistance of St. John’s Jesuit High School & Academy, Toledo, Ohio
  • Saint Benedict Catholic School, Vice-Chairperson on the Board of Trustees
  • Rotary Club of Toledo

Professional Associations

  • National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
  • Ohio Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
  • Ohio State Bar Association
  • Toledo Bar Association
  • Federal Bar Association