John F. Potts

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  • PNC Bank Building, 405 Madison Avenue, Suite 1460, Toledo, OH 43604
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Member, University of Toledo Law Review 1976-1978. Life Member, Sixth Circuit Judicial Conference. First Tier Rankings for White Collar Criminal Defense Litigation, White Collar Criminal Defense Governmental Investigations, and Non-White-Collar Criminal Defense in U.S. News & World Report-Best Lawyers. Listed in Best Law Firms in Ohio. Listed by Corporate Counsel under Top Lawyers for White Collar Criminal Defense. Listed in Best Lawyers in America since 2007 under White Collar Criminal Defense and General Criminal Defense. Listed in Top Lawyers of North America. Listed in Lawyers of Distinction, Criminal Defense Law. Selected Best Lawyers' 2019 Lawyer of the Year for General Criminal Defense, Toledo, Ohio.

Areas of Practice (13)

  • Criminal Defense
  • White Collar Criminal Defense
  • Criminal Forfeiture
  • Civil Forfeiture
  • Federal Criminal Law
  • Post-Conviction Remedies
  • Habeas Corpus
  • Business Litigation
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Civil Litigation
  • Trial Practice
  • Appellate Practice
  • Federal Litigation

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
567-806-3875  Phone
(419) 255-2800  Phone
(419) 255-1105  Fax
University Attended:
Grinnell College, B.A., 1974
Law School Attended:
University of Toledo, J.D., 1978
Year of First Admission:
1980, U.S. Court of Appeals, 6th Circuit; 1980, Michigan; 1999, U.S. Court of Appeals, 7th Circuit and U.S. District Court, Southern District of Ohio; 1978, Ohio; 1990, U.S. Court of Appeals, 4th Circuit; 1981, U.S. District Court, Western District of Michigan; 2004, U.S. Court of Appeals, Tenth Circuit; 1982, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Michigan; 2001, U.S. Court of Federal Claims; 2009, U.S. Court of Appeals, Third Circuit; 2002, U.S. Supreme Court; 1978, U.S. District Court, Northern District of Ohio
Toledo, Ohio State, Federal and American Bar Associations; State Bar of Michigan; National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers.
Birth Information:
Stamford, Connecticut, October 13, 1952
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