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With extensive experience in federal and state courts across the country, Joe Fischetti specializes in representing corporate clients in consumer fraud class actions, financial markets litigation, and high-stakes appeals. Whether handling a case from commencement or first appearing as appellate counsel, Joe excels at breaking down complex facts and law so that courts readily comprehend the important issues at stake for his clients. And because courts reach their best conclusions when they are not operating in a vacuum, Joe appreciates the importance of ensuring that judges and juries understand his clients’ businesses and the markets in which they operate.
Joe maintains an active pro bono practice at the Lowenstein Center for the Public Interest. His pro bono experience has included practicing before the United States Supreme Court, federal courts of appeal, and the New Jersey Supreme Court on novel constitutional issues and matters of public importance including the scope of qualified immunity and the protection of juvenile immigrants. He also practices in immigration court on behalf of refugees seeking asylum for political persecution.
Joe served as law clerk to the Honorable Katharine S. Hayden of the U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey and the Honorable Stuart J. Rabner, Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of New Jersey. Before law school, Joe was a legislative assistant at a law firm in Washington, D.C., specializing in governmental affairs issues in the financial services industry.