Workers compensation attorney Joseph F. Navin, II was born in 1960 in New York City, where he attended grade school. Joe then attended and graduated the Choate School in Wallingford, Connecticut. After graduating Choate, Joe attended and graduated the Ohio State University in 1984 with a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Political Science. Joe then attended and graduated Capital University Law School in Columbus, Ohio. He received his Juris Doctor degree in 1987, with Honors, magna cum laude. He also served on the Capital University Law Review.
In his last year of college at the Ohio State University and for the first two years of law school, Joe worked as a legislative aide in the Ohio House of Representatives. In his final year of law school, Joe worked as a law clerk in the Lancaster, Ohio law firm of Stebelton, Aranda and Snider. Upon graduating Capital University Law School in 1987, Joe began his legal career as an associate attorney with the law office of Larrimer & Larrimer, LLC. Joe began representing injured workers before the Ohio Industrial Commission in May 1988, as soon as he received his favorable bar exam results and law license from the Ohio Supreme Court. He became a partner in 1994.
Every week, month and year since May 1988, Joe has represented injured workers before the Ohio Industrial Commission. Workers compensation cases at the Ohio Bureau of Workers Compensation and Ohio Industrial Commission are Joe’s sole area of law practice.
Since 1991, Joe has worked from the firm’s Zanesville, Ohio branch office, representing injured workers in the Southeastern Ohio area. Most of the Larrimer & Larrimer, LLC clients from Southeastern Ohio have cases in Licking, Muskingum, Guernsey, Washington, Noble and Perry counties. Major cities include Newark, Zanesville, Cambridge, Marietta, New Lexington, Athens and all the surrounding communities from these mid-size metropolitan areas.
Joe is a member of the Ohio State Bar Association and the Muskingum County Bar Association. Joe is also a Board-Certified Workers Compensation Specialist designated by the Ohio State Bar Association. In the 2016 poll for Columbus CEO Magazine, Joe was selected as one of the “Top Lawyers in the Field of Workers’ Compensation”.
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