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Steven McGarrity

Community Legal Aid, Ohio
Executive Director
Akron, Ohio
Steven McGarrity is the executive director of Community Legal Aid Services in northeast Ohio. Mr. McGarrity started with Legal Aid as an attorney, focusing his practice on family law and consumer debt. In his time with Legal Aid, he has held various management positions, including as associate director, overseeing client services, outreach, and technology. Mr. McGarrity currently serves on the advisory committee of OhioLegalHelp.org, an online legal resource tool for Ohioans. He also serves on the board of managers for the Ohio Poverty Law Center and the board of directors for Akron Summit Community Action. Mr. McGarrity graduated from California State University, Northridge, with a degree in political science. He earned his law degree from Case Western Reserve University School of Law. In 2015, he was named a Where Health Meets Justice fellow through the National Center for Medical-Legal Partnership.