Joe represents unions and employees in arbitrations, mediations, and negotiations, and in litigation at the National Labor Relations Board (“NLRB”) and before state and federal courts, and to counsel employees in negotiating employment and severance agreements.
He also serves as an arbitrator and mediator of labor and employment disputes and as a municipal hearing officer for employment matters.
For twenty years, Joe was a partner at Reitman Parsonnet in Newark, and then Of Counsel to Livingston DiMarzio Baptista in Nutley. He is a graduate of Rutgers School of Law – Newark, and began his legal career at Eisner and Levy, a labor firm in New York, and as staff counsel at District 65, United Automobile Workers (“UAW”).
Joe is a member of the Executive Committee of the New Jersey State Bar Association Labor and Employment Law Section and its Disability Rights Committee. Formerly, he was co-chair of the Section’s NLRB Committee and of its Alternate Dispute Resolution Committee. He is also a master of the Sidney Reitman Labor and Employment American Inn of Court.