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Joseph J. McGair, Esq.

Joseph J. McGair, Esq.
Legal Counsel

Joe has served the Chamber for more than 30 years, both as a member and legal counsel and in every elected board office.  

A practicing attorney in Warwick since 1971 and President of Petrarca and McGair, Inc., Joe has long been involved in community service activities.

He served as Associate City Solicitor/Prosecutor from 1972-1976 and on the City Council from 1977 until 1984. He served in the Rhode Island State Senate from 1991 to 1994.He is the past president/chair of many boards within the community, including the Warwick Rotary Club where he was past president, governor’s rep., Rotarian of the year and is a Paul Harris Fellow (Rotary International's highest honor for service). He is on the Board of Care New England and is a life member of Who’s Who and has been selected for Best Lawyers of America and Super Lawyers.   Joe was also honored with the Rising Above the Rest Life time Achievement Award in March.

Joe and his wife, Mary Jane, have two children and their first grandchild was born on Thanksgiving, 2010. 

Petrarca and McGair, Inc.  |  797 Bald Hill Rd, Warwick, RI  |  02886
(401) 821-1330  |  |  Email Joe

 "The Chamber has been part of my life for three decades and I still become excited over the contributions that I can give back to the community through work of the Chamber. It would be hard to think of a life without the many friends I have made by being a working-member of the CRICC." Joseph J McGair Esq., President, Petrarca and McGair Inc.

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