Joe is a dedicated, thorough and attentive attorney that drives favorable results for his clients. He concentrates his practice on general negligence, premises and motor vehicle liability matters, as well as employment liability claims including wage and hour disputes. Joe handles all aspects of the litigation process—from the early stages of drafting pleadings and motion practice, to discovery and depositions. He has additional experience preparing cases for trials and appeals.
Prior to joining Litchfield Cavo LLP, Joe was a trial attorney at a boutique law firm in New York City. During that time, he handled commercial litigation claims, real property matters and business disputes.
While earning his juris doctorate at New York Law School, Joe was accepted into the school’s accelerated two-year honors program for the inaugural year. The program focuses on key areas of growth for New York City’s economy, and provides students the opportunity to complete a traditional curriculum within two years. Students are invited to apply for the program based on their academic success.
- Prevailed in the New York State Division of Human Rights (NYSDHR) on behalf of our large medical facility client in a case involving their former employee, a long-term certified nursing assistant, who filed a complaint alleging discrimination and retaliation based on her race and national origin following her termination; after claimant failed to identify any similarly situated employees being treated more favorably and an investigation conducted by the NYSDHR, an order was issued finding no probable cause