Joel represents clients in both state and federal court in a range of complex commercial litigation matters. Among other ways, Joel serves each client by identifying the most impactful legal arguments supporting their cause, by developing litigation strategies that will best advance their interests, and by representing them diligently over the course of their case.
During law school, Joel served as Editor-in-Chief of Volume 15 of the Georgetown Journal of Law & Public Policy. Joel was also a member of the moot court team, where he earned accolades for his oral and written advocacy. Additionally, he served as a law clerk to Senator Mike Lee on the Senate Judiciary Committee, where he gained experience in government oversight, administrative law, and legislative processes.
Prior to joining the firm, Joel served as a judicial intern for the Honorable Edward J. McDonough Jr. of the Massachusetts Superior Court. In addition, Joel was a Summer Associate at Mintz Levin in 2016.
Before law school, Joel was a letter carrier with the United States Postal Service in Western Massachusetts.
When he is not practicing law, Joel enjoys playing guitar and keyboard, mostly covering music from the ‘60s and ‘90s when he performs live.
- Georgetown University Law Center (JD, cum laude)
- Gordon College (BA, summa cum laude)
Recognition & Awards
- The Federalist Society's Article I Initiative Writing Contest, First Place (2018)
- ABA-BNA Award for Excellence in the Study of Labor and Employment Law (2017)
- Pacific Legal Foundation Law Student Writing Competition, First Place (2016)
- National Moot Court Competition in Law and Religion, Second Place Oralist (2017)
- National Moot Court Competition in Law and Religion, Second Place Brief (2017)