Joe Esposito

Joe Esposito founded Esposito Mediation LLC in April 2019. He has served as a volunteer mediator for the United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit and the District of Columbia Court of Appeals and is Co-Chair of the Mediation Committee of the ABA Section of Dispute Resolution.

For a decade, Esposito was a litigation partner in the Washington office of Hunton & Williams LLP, where his practice focused on complex commercial litigation. Esposito’s trial experience ranges from a jury trial in the Eastern District of Virginia between competitors in the student loan industry and a patent infringement jury trial in Trenton, N.J., concerning memory chips, to a customs fraud jury trial in the Court of International Trade, an antitrust suit in Iowa, and a corporate tax case in the U.S. Tax Court. Esposito was also with Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP for 18 years.

Esposito is a member of the American Law Institute. He serves as an Adjunct Professor at the George Mason University School of Law, and on the faculty of the National Institute for Trial Advocacy.

He received his B.A. from the State University of New York at Buffalo, where he was City Editor of The Spectrum and was elected to Phi Beta Kappa, and his J.D. from the New York University School of Law, where he served on the Annual Survey of American Law. After law school, he served federal trial and appellate judicial clerkships, then practiced on Wall Street before moving to Washington.