For more than 20 years, Joseph E. Field has represented various businesses in the defense of employment litigation claims at both the trial and appellate levels, before federal and state courts and administrative agencies. His experience covers a wide range of discrimination-based claims under federal and state laws, non-solicitation and non-disclosure agreements, and various contract and tort common law claims.

Prior to joining Littler Mendelson, Joseph worked at both small and large law firms gaining substantial experience in commercial litigation. In law school, he was associate editor of the Hofstra Law Review.

Professional & Community Affiliations


American Bar Association


New York State Bar Association

News, Analysis & Press

Making Prisons Private: An Improper Delegation of Governmental Power

15 Hofstra L. Rev. 649



  • J.D., Maurice A. Deane School of Law at Hofstra University, 1988With Distinction
  • B.A., State University of New York at Buffalo, 1985magna cum laude

Bar Admission

New York


  • U.S. Court of Appeals, 2nd Circuit
  • U.S. District Court, Western District of New York
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of New York