Margaret G. Beck is a partner in the Toledo law firm of Brady, Coyle &
Schmidt, Ltd., where her main areas of practice are civil and business
litigation, family law, personal injury claims, and professional malpractice
defense (excluding medical malpractice) as well as land use regulation, zoning, and civil actions against townships and municipalities. Ms. Beck has represented Fortune
500 companies in various aspects of business and contract litigation. She has
successfully defended local law firms, insurance agencies, and engineering
firms against claims of professional malpractice. Ms. Beck is able to use her
business knowledge to represent parties in complicated divorce proceedings,
particularly when business assets are involved. She also has great
compassion for all divorces involving children. Previously, Ms. Beck
assisted special counsel appointed by the Ohio Attorney General to collect
delinquent taxes, fees and assessments owed to the State.
Ms. Beck received her B.A. degree from Michigan State University and her
J.D. degree from the University of Michigan Law School in 1992. She is
licensed in both Ohio and Michigan as well as numerous Federal Courts. She
is a member of the Toledo and Ohio State bar associations, and the State Bar
of Michigan. She is AV rated by Martindale-Hubbell and also serves as
Secretary of the Toledo Bar Association.
She is active in her local bar association’s certified grievance committee and
in the community, and was formerly the Secretary of the Toledo Area
Humane Society, a board member and First Vice Chair for the Girl Scouts of
Western Ohio Council, and has acted as a Trustee and Treasurer of the
Greater Toledo Area Chapter of the American Red Cross.