Joe concentrates his practice in general business and corporate law, with an emphasis on mergers and acquisitions. Joe is a former hiring partner for the firm and is currently the co-chair of the firm’s Cannabis Industry Team.
Joe's practice involves a diverse array of industries, and he has represented clients in a variety of corporate transactions. His extensive acquisition experience includes helping clients structure and negotiate business combinations and divestitures, including mergers, asset and stock sales and acquisitions, and joint ventures and strategic alliances in the United States and abroad. Joe also has significant experience in debt and equity financings, venture capital and other minority investments, and corporate formations, restructurings, and liquidations. Additionally, he provides continuing legal advice to a number of the firm’s corporate clients in the areas of licensing, commercial contracts, corporate governance and counseling, stockholder and voting agreements, and employment and non-competition agreements.
Joe received his Bachelor of Arts from the University of Pennsylvania in 1991 and his law degree from the University of Pittsburgh in 1994.