JOSEPH A. BARE, ESQ.
(239) 330 - 1494
Mr. Bare is a native of North Carolina where he lived until joining the U.S. Army at the age of eighteen. During his twenty years in the Army, Mr. Bare earned a degree in Professional Aeronautics from Embry-Riddle University. Mr. Bare’s military career included duty stations around the world, combat tours in Iraq and culminated with Mr. Bare achieving the rank of First Sergeant.
Mr. Bare has lived in Naples, Florida since leaving the Army in 2007. After leaving the Army, Mr. Bare earned a Bachelor’s degree from Hodge’s University, graduating Summa Cum Laude, with a major in legal studies while working full time teaching leadership education at a title one high school. He continued his studies at Ave Maria School of Law where he earned his Juris Doctor, graduating Magna Cum Laude, in 2019. While in law school, he interned for Hertz Global legal department, a local estate planning and litigation firm, and a local real property law and litigation firm.
Mr. Bare is married with three sons. Other than studying and applying the law he enjoys serving with his family at their local church. In his spare time, Mr. Bare enjoys golf, camping, and spending time with his family.
Ave Maria School of Law, Naples, FL – J.D., 2019
Hodges University, Naples, FL – B.S., 2016
Collier County Bar Association
Inns of Court, Collier County
First Baptist Church Naples, Deacon and Lay Leader
Ave Maria School of Law St. Michael Award for veteran community involvement
Bar & Court Admissions
- Florida Bar, 2019