Joseph R. Santoro

Associate
Bar/Court Admissions
  • Pennsylvania
Education
  • J.D., summa cum laude, Order of the Coif, University of Pittsburgh School of Law, 2016
  • B.S., summa cum laude, Accounting, Grove City College, 2013

Joseph is a business attorney who focuses his practice on general corporate matters. Prior to joining the Firm, he was a summer associate at Cohen & Grigsby and a judicial intern with The Honorable Arthur J. Schwab.

  • Past Executive Editor, University of Pittsburgh Law Review
  • Past Teaching Assistant to Dean Nancy Burkoff, University of Pittsburgh School of Law
  • Past Style Editor, Grove City College Journal of Law & Public Policy
  • Summer Associate, Cohen & Grigsby, P.C., Pittsburgh, PA, Summer 2015
  • Judicial Intern, The Honorable Arthur J. Schwab, U.S. District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania, Pittsburgh, PA, Summer 2014
  • Communications Intern, Keith Rothfus for Congress, Pittsburgh, PA, Summer 2012
  • Accounting Intern, Adeptus Partners, LLC, New York, NY, Summer 2011
  • Accounting Intern, Cronimet Corporation, Aliquippa, PA, Summer 2010
  • CALI Excellence for Future Award in Civil Procedure, Constitutional Law, Legal Analysis and Writing, Property, Federal Income Taxation, Evidence, Legal Writing for the Transactional Lawyer, State & Local Tax and Transnational Litigation, University of Pittsburgh School of Law
  • W. Edward Sell Award, University of Pittsburgh School of Law
  • Institute of Management Accountants Award, Grove City College
  • Presenter, “Legal 101 for Startups,” Venture U, The Center for Entrepreneurship + Innovation at Grove City College, April 2018
  • Presenter, “Tax Considerations for the M&A Lawyer,” C&G Academy, May 2017
  • Co-Author, “Reassessing the Fair Tax,” 77 U. Pitt L. Rev. 385 (2016)