ALBANY, N.Y. (January 19, 2018) – Towne, Ryan & Partners, P.C., Upstate New York’s largest certified Women-owned Business Enterprise (WBE) law firm, is pleased to announce that Attorney Joseph A. Coticchio has joined the Firm as an associate in the Firm’s Albany office.
Mr. Coticchio joins Towne, Ryan & Partners, P.C.’s labor and employment law, litigation, municipal law and real estate law teams. Prior to joining Towne, Ryan & Partners, P.C., Mr. Coticchio was an associate at another Capital District law firm where he practiced in the areas of civil litigation and municipal law. His municipal experience includes serving as labor counsel for over 70 New York State municipalities. In this position, Mr. Coticchio’s duties ranged from drafting legislation; handling regulatory, statutory, and constitutional compliance; employee discipline; litigation before the Public Employment Relations Board; and reviewing and responding to complaints under the NYS Division of Human Rights and the EEOC.
Mr. Coticchio received his J.D. from Albany Law School of Union University and his B.A. in History from State University of New York at Albany. Mr. Coticchio is admitted to practice in New York and is a member of the New York State and Albany County Bar Associations. Mr. Coticchio is also fluent in Spanish.