Joseph Flanagan

Joseph J. Flanagan


Joseph J. Flanagan is an employment litigator and counselor.

As a litigator, Joe represents employers in federal and state courts nationwide on a wide range of employment law issues including:

  • Discrimination, harassment, and retaliation,
  • Employee policies, procedures and handbooks,
  • Employment contract disputes,
  • Wage-and-hour

As a counselor, Joe advises businesses of all sizes on employment law issues including:

  • Mass layoffs,
  • Leaves of absence,
  • Discrimination complaints,
  • Employment policies, and
  • Background checks.

Joe also focuses on workplace harassment or misconduct investigations.

During law school, Joe litigated cases before the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia as a student attorney in Georgetown Law's Appellate Litigation Clinic, was a member of Georgetown Law's Appellate Advocacy Division, and served as a staff editor for The Georgetown Entertainment and Media Alliance (GEMA) Law Review.

Areas of FocusEmployment
Bar admissionsNew York
CourtsUnited States District Court for the Southern District of New YorkUnited States District Court for the Eastern District of New York
  • J.D., Georgetown University Law Center
  • B.A., Hofstra University
    summa cum laude