Joe Bonahoom grew up in Fort Wayne, Indiana. Joe graduated from Marquette University in 1982, with his B.S. in Business Administration. After graduating, Joe attended Marquette University School of Law, where he received the Saint Thomas More Scholarship. He has been practicing law since 1986. Joe is a former Partner with Barrett McNagny, founder of the law firm of Bonahoom & Bonahoom, LLP, and co-founder of Bonahoom & Bobilya, LLC.
Joe has concentrated his practice and has extensive experience in all facets of General Business and Transaction law — from start-ups to general corporate counsel to complex transactions to succession planning — and also in Elder Law, Estate Planning and Administration and Municipal Law. Joe currently serves, and has acted as general counsel to, the Fort Wayne City Council since 1996. Joe is committed to giving back to the community and to others for the betterment of Fort Wayne and the world. He is a founding member and serves on the Board of Directors of Hearing the Call. He is also a founding member of a local hearing not-for-profit, and is past president and currently serves on the Board of Directors of HearCare Connection, Inc. d/b/a Give Hear.