Patrick R. McNamara has been a partner in the firm Tretschok, McNamara, Miller & Feldman, P.C. since 1981. He is a 1973 graduate of Northwestern University in Evanston, Illinois and a 1976 graduate of the University of Arizona College of Law. He has been in private practice since 1976 except for a period of time between 1979 and 1981 when he was an Administrative Law Judge for the Industrial Commission of Arizona.
Mr. McNamara has been a member of the state and federal bars since 1976 and is licensed to practice before the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals. He is a member and past president of the State Bar of Arizona Workers' Compensation Section and has subsequently served on numerous committees of the State Bar dealing with workers' compensation. He is a member of the American Trial Lawyers Association, the Southern Arizona Workers' Compensation Claimants' Counsel Association, the Pima County Bar Association, and the National Organization of Social Security Claimants' Representatives.
Mr. McNamara is listed in The Best Lawyers in America from Woodward/White since 1994, the best lawyers in the Tucson Area by Tucson Lifestyle Magazine, Marquis Who's Who in American Law, and America's Registry of Outstanding Professionals. He has also been certified by the State Bar of Arizona Board of Legal Specialization as a specialist in workers' compensation since approximately 1981. Mr. McNamara has over 30 years experience representing injured workers in their workers' compensation claims as well as claimants in their Social Security disability cases.
Meghan McNamara Miller has been a partner in the firm Tretschok, McNamara, Miller & Feldman, P.C., since 2005. She graduated magna cum laude from Loyola University in three years at the age of 20, while a member of the women’s basketball and track and field teams. She received the distinction of being in the Athletes 4.0 Club and Dean’s List while at Loyola. In 2003, she obtained her juris doctor from the University of Arizona College of Law. She has been a member of the state and federal bars since 2003 and is licensed to practice before the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals and the Arizona Supreme Court.
She is a member of the State Bar of Arizona's Workers' Compensation Section (and has served as co-chair of the section), Arizona Association for Justice, Federal Bar Association, Arizona Women Lawyers Association (where she has served as the co-chair of the community service committee), the Arizona Association of Lawyers for Injured Workers, and the National Organization of Social Security Claimants' Representatives.
Meghan volunteers her time with Southern Arizona Legal Aid Volunteer Lawyers Program and Step Up to Justice on a regular basis. Meghan has limited her practice to representing disabled people in Social Security disability cases and representing injured workers in workers' compensation cases.
Blair A. Feldman
Blair Feldman joined the practice in 2012 and became partner in 2017. She graduated from Wheaton College in Norton, Massachusetts in 2005 with degrees in international relations and French and Italian studies. She attended the University of Arizona College of Law and graduated with a J.D. in 2011. During law school, she obtained certificates in International Trade and Business Law and a diploma of International and European Law from the Université Jean Moulin in Lyon, France. She has been a member of the Arizona State Bar since 2012 and a member of the Federal Bar Association since 2013.
Ms. Feldman is a member of the State Bar of Arizona Workers’ Compensation Section, the Federal Bar Association, the Arizona Women Lawyers Association ,the Southern Arizona Workers’ Compensation Claimants’ Counsel Association, the National Organization of Social Security Claimants’ Representatives and the Tucson Organization of Social Security Claimants’ Representatives.
Ms. Feldman’s beloved dog, Zucca, spends most days at the firm and loves being pet by clients and coworkers!
Ms. Feldman limits her practice to representing people with disabilities in Social Security disability cases and representing injured workers in workers’ compensation cases.
Patrick Butler is a native Tucsonan who attended Rincon High School and the University of Arizona where he graduated With High Distinction in 3 years with a degree in Sociology. He then went on to graduate from the University of Arizona College of Law in 1976. His immediate interest was in trial law and during a 25 year career he tried both criminal and civil cases in State and Federal Courts. Eventually he specialized in Personal Injury, Medical Malpractice and Wrongful Death litigation.
He was involved in several high profile cases in Southern Arizona and obtained millions of dollars in damages for his clients. He served as President of the Tucson Chapter of the Arizona Trial Lawyers Association and an officer in the state organization. He was a Certified Specialist in Personal Injury and Wrongful Death cases and listed in Best Lawyers in America as a Plaintiff’s Personal Injury attorney. He retired in 2002 at age 49 to be a stay at home dad. He and his wife Debbie have two sons, Adam and Daniel.
Mr. Butler is active in a variety of civic and charitable organizations including Mobile Meals and especially enjoys working with the American Lung Association and his role teaching elementary school children to control their asthma. With his kids having graduated from college, Mr. Butler was ready for a new challenge and now brings his years of litigation experience to the firm’s practice.
Veronique Pardee joined the firm of Tretschok, McNamara, Miller & Feldman in 2018 bringing a prolific 20 year law career, with the last 13 years as a highly successful attorney in workers compensation. Veronique earned her Juris Doctorate, Cum Laude from Temple University of Law in Pennsylvania, and her BA, Summa Cum Laude. Veronique started her career as a Law Clerk with the Pennsylvania Appellate Court where she acquired significant research and writing skills. A move to Arizona in 1999 began a unique career path as a Pima County Public Defender for five years before making the commitment to workers’ compensation law.
Veronique’s reputation for excellent litigation skills and honesty in serving her clients, combined with high standards of excellence to drive swift, fair and efficient results became the foundation of a highly successful career in workers’ compensation law.She is active in the Workers Compensation section of the AZ State Bar and has been co-chair of the section as well as presenter at the annual education seminars.
Not only does Veronique work hard on behalf of her clients, she is also passionate about community service and being an advocate for underserved. In her spare time she coaches for El Grupo Youth Cycling (with the younger division, Grupito), (since 2010) dedicated to developing skills, teamwork and discipline of at risk children, ages 5 to 12.
She works to inspire and support individual growth, and love of the community, as the co-founder and Bell Joy Ride Ambassador building a strong, vibrant women’s mountain biking community for hundreds of women of all ages and skill levels. She is also the recipient of the prestigious 40 under 40 award, recognizing young leaders in the Tucson community.
Veronique brings her unique combination of courtroom experience, strong negotiation skills and workers compensation expertise to deliver outstanding, trustworthy results for the injured worker.