Joe is a Partner in the Litigation Department and focuses his practice on complex civil litigation and arbitration. He represents corporations, privately-held companies, and individuals. He has significant experience in securities class actions, partnership and joint venture disputes, shareholder demands, contract claims, business torts, and other commercial litigation. Clients rely on his big-picture perspective, reasoned advice, and vigorous advocacy.
Notable recent experience includes:
Defending a financial services company and its executives in a securities class action.
Representing a global healthcare company in litigation over a terminated joint venture.
Bringing claims against the majority owner of a closely-held company for fiduciary breaches and mismanagement.
Defending a pharmaceutical company in a product liability lawsuit.
Defending a broker-dealer in litigation regarding an alleged Ponzi scheme.
Joe was named a "Future Star" by Benchmark Litigation and named to its inaugural "Under 40 Hot List." He was recognized as a "New Leader in the Law" by Connecticut Law Tribune and selected by New England Super Lawyers in the area of business litigation.
Articles in the National Law Review database by Joseph C. Merschman