Joshua A. Tardy, Attorney at Law, Rudman Winchell

Joshua A. Tardy

Of Counsel


Joshua A Tardy, Attorney at Law, practices with the Rudman Winchell Litigation Team working primarily in civil and criminal litigation, but also real estate, as well as counseling business clients.

Josh began practicing law as an associate attorney at Rudman Winchell in 1993 before starting the practice of Mitchell, Tardy, and Jackson which focuses on governmental affairs work. Josh will serve the firm and its clients in an Of Counsel position.

In addition to practicing law, Josh is one of Maine’s most recognized political figures having served District 25 as a Representative to the Legislature where he served as House Minority Leader in the House of Representatives. Josh will continue his affiliation with the governmental affairs firm, Mitchell, Tardy, and Jackson, being present at its offices in Augusta during legislative sessions.

Josh is a graduate of the University of Maine and University of Maine Law. He resides in Newport with his wife, Mary Ellen.

Joshua A. Tardy's areas of practice:

Memberships and Affiliations

• State of Maine, Office of Governor Paul LePage, Judicial Selection Committee,
• Senator Susan Collins, Federal Appointments Advisory Committee, Chairman
• Maine State Chamber of Commerce, Board Member, Chairman Taxation Committee
• Maine State Bar Association


Renee Knowles

Bar Admissions

Maine, 1993
U.S. District Court, District of Maine, 1993


University of Maine
Orono, Maine, 1990
B.A. in Political Science
Honors: with distinction

University of Maine School of Law
Portland, Maine 1993
J.D. Doctor of Jurisprudence