​​Cleveland-Marshall College of Law

J.D. 1995


Villanova University

B.A. 1991



7.5James Peter McGowan
affordable legal services
The McGowan Law Office serves as  legal counsel for ACOPS Local 15, a private sector
police union.

experience and dedication

The McGowan Law Office LLC


When you come to the McGowan Law Office, you will receive personal service, 24 hour access, and proven experience.

James P. McGowan, Esq.


James P. McGowan has been a licensed attorney in Ohio since 1995. During his career he has been a criminal defense attorney, public defender, municipal and county prosecutor as well as a police officer. He knows the ins and outs of the criminal justice system well, and can guide you through every step with compassion and experience.


Mr. McGowan has also been a labor union leader, organizer and labor attorney. He understands how difficult it is to form or decertify a union. Let his experience make the process smooth and successful.