Joseph Melchionne

Joseph Melchionne

Email: jmelchionne@lois-llc.com
T. 201-880-7213 x 132

Joseph Melchionne is an attorney licensed to practice law in New York, New Jersey and the U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey. Joseph concentrates his practice on New York Workers’ Compensation Defense; representing insurance companies and self-insured employers before the New York Workers’ Compensation Board. He primarily appears in the Manhattan hearing point. Joseph is the author of numerous articles on workers’ compensation defense which can be found here.

Prior to joining Lois, LLC, Joseph worked for a law firm where his practice was focused on New Jersey family law and matrimonial matters such as divorce, child custody, and the equitable distribution of marital property.  Prior to that, Joseph completed clerkships in the Superior Court of New Jersey, Chancery Division, Family Part and General Equity Part, Essex Vicinage for the Honorable Garry J. Furnari, J.S.C. and the Honorable David B. Katz, P.J.S.C.

Before embarking on a career in law, Joseph earned a Master’s degree in Psychotherapy & Human Services and worked as a psychological counselor.  Joseph is certified as a New Jersey State Family Court and Special Civil mediator.

Primary Address:
LOIS LLC
66 Route 17N, Suite 200, Paramus, New Jersey 07652
T. 201-880-7213 x 132
F. 201-880-7176

LOIS LLC
405 Lexington Avenue, 26th Floor, The Chrysler Building, New York, NY 10174
T. 201-880-7213 x 132
F. 201-880-7176

Education
Seton Hall University School of Law, J.D. 2010
Lehigh University, Counseling Psychotherapy & Human Services, M.Ed., 2006
Lehigh University, B.A. Summa Cum Laude, 2004

Bar Admissions
New Jersey
New York

Court Admissions
United States District Court, District of New Jersey

Clerkship(s)
New Jersey Superior Court, Chancery Division, Family Part, Essex Vicinage – Newark, NJ (2012-2013 Term), Law Clerk for Hon. Garry J. Furnari, J.S.C. and Hon. David B. Katz, J.S.C.
New Jersey Superior Court, Chancery Division, General Equity Part, Essex Vicinage – Newark, NJ (2013), Law Clerk for Hon. David B. Katz, J.S.C.

Professional Memberships:
New York State Bar Association
New Jersey State Bar Association
American Bar Association
Lehigh Lawyers Association

Honors/Activities:
Editor-in-Chief of the Lehigh Review, University Journal of the Arts and Sciences, 2002-2004
National Collegiate Honor Society Member
Phi Eta Sigma, National Honor Society Member
Psi Chi National Honor Society in Psychology Member
Lehigh University President’s Scholar
American Psychological Association (APA) graduate student member.

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