Amanda M. Paar Conroy
Of Counsel at Our Firm
Amanda M. Paar Conroy is of counsel to our firm. Ms. Paar Conroy's practice areas include employment law (discrimination, ERISA benefits, unemployment), business litigation, consumer law, probate, wrongful death and personal injury. Focusing on defending and prosecuting the rights of individuals, Ms. Paar Conroy has effectively resolved employment discrimination cases and whistleblower actions in both state and federal court, and has successfully argued in favor of employees’ rights under ERISA before the Sixth Circuit.
Ms. Paar Conroy was admitted to the Ohio bar in 2006 and is licensed to practice in all state courts, the District Court for the Northern District of Ohio and the Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals. She is part of the Ohio Association for Justice’s Amicus Brief Committee, where she promotes the rights of individuals and families to the Ohio Supreme Court on critical and decisive issues.
Ms. Paar Conroy, a life-long resident of Stark County, graduated from Central Catholic High School. She continued on to Kent State University where she graduated cum laude in 2002 with a degree in Mathematics. Ms. Paar Conroy is a 2005 graduate of the Cleveland-Marshall College of Law. While in law school, Ms. Paar Conroy's dedication to courtroom advocacy carried her to numerous honors in Moot Court competition, including Best Advocate in the John Marshall Moot Court competition in Chicago, Illinois. Ms. Paar Conroy also served as co-editor-in-chief for her law school student newspaper, The Gavel, which won the 2005 American Bar Association competition for Best Law School Student Newspaper.
Recognition and AwardsMs. Paar Conroy was named a "Rising Star" by Law & Politics Magazine in 2010, 2011, 2012 and 2013. The Rising Star list is comprised of the top 2.5% of Ohio lawyers under the age of 40. Those who are chosen withstand a rigorous nomination and selection process
- Member of the American Bar Association
- Member of the Ohio Bar Association
- Member of the Stark County Bar Association
- Member of the American Association for Justice
- Member of the Ohio Association for Justice
- Officer of the Stark County Association for Justice