John McNally
Managing Editor

Chicago Lawyer

John McNally was named managing editor of Chicago Lawyer magazine in July 2019.

Before joining Chicago Lawyer, John served as editor of PM Engineer, a national business-to-business publication serving the plumbing and mechanical engineering industry. He also was the senior editor for Supply House Times magazine, covering the plumbing wholesale distribution industry. John started his career in daily newspapers, covering sports for the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, the Monroe (Wis.) Times, and the Racine (Wis.) Journal Times. John has won multiple awards for writing and photography.

A native of Wales, Wis., John earned a bachelor’s degree in journalism and mass communication, with a film studies minor, from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee.