Paul McGinley is Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Chief Administrative Officer of Rodale Inc. As General Counsel, he provides legal counsel, representation, and advice to all company businesses while overseeing all legal activities for the company.
One of the founding partners of Gross, McGinley, LaBarre & Eaton law firm in Allentown, Pennsylvania, McGinley has practiced law in the Lehigh Valley since 1974. He is admitted to practice before the Supreme Court of the United States, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit, and the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania, as well as the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania.
McGinley is a member of the Legal Affairs Committee of the Magazine Publishers of America. He served as Chairman of a Hearing Committee of the Disciplinary Board of the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania, is past President of the Lehigh County Bar Association, and is a member of the American and Pennsylvania Bar associations and the Pennsylvania Trial Lawyers Association.
Active in the community, McGinley serves as a Director of the Velodrome Fund, Co-Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Rodale Institute, and as a member of the Board of Directors of Community Public Radio WDIY. He holds an undergraduate degree from Princeton University and a law degree from Georgetown University Law Center.