JUDGE JOYCE V. KIMBLER has been a judge of the Medina County Common Pleas Court since 2015. Previously, she was in practice as a trial attorney for 29 years. Judge Kimbler presides over two specialized dockets certified by the Ohio Supreme Court, Drug Court and Mental Health Court. Judge Kimbler received a B.A. from Evangel College and her J.D. from the University of Akron. She was admitted to the Ohio Bar in 1982. She then served as a judicial clerk for Judge William Baird at the Ninth District Court of Appeals prior to beginning her career in private practice.