Joseph H. Einstein

Of Counsel


A seasoned litigator, Joseph H. Einstein represents clients in complex corporate disputes, employment matters, and general commercial litigation. He has litigated major cases in the state and federal courts and has argued many appeals, including appearing before the United States Supreme Court.

His experience encompasses extensive work in the computer software field including licensing and consulting agreements. Joe also counsels and advises business entities in a broad variety of transactions.

Joe serves as an official mediator for the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York. He has served as a commercial arbitrator for the American Arbitration Association and currently is a FINRA arbitrator and mediator. Joe is a former member of the New York State Bar Association Committee on Civil Practice Law and Rules and the Council on Judicial Administration of the Association of the Bar of the City of New York. He also is a former member of the Arbitration Committee of the Association of the Bar of the City of New York.

During Joe's time at New York University School of Law, he was a Pomeroy and Hirschman Foundation Scholar, and served as an Associate Editor of the Law Review.

Joe has an AV Preeminent rating, the highest distinction, from the publishers of the Martindale-Hubbell directory.


New York University School of Law
LL.M., Trade Regulations, 1965

New York University School of Law
LL.B., 1960

New York University
B.A., 1957
Phi Beta Kappa


1960, New York

1977, U.S. Supreme Court

U.S. Court of Appeals
1993, First Circuit
1975, Second Circuit

U.S. District Court
1962, Southern District of New York
1976, Eastern District of New York