Bar Admissions

  • New York, 2020


  • Canisius College, BA, Political Science
  • Canisius College, MBA
  • Albany Law School, JD

Community Involvement

Canisius High School Alumni Association, Board of Governors

Since joining Gross Shuman P.C., Joe has focused his practice in the areas of Business and Corporate Law and Real Estate and Development. He has worked closely with our teams in both practice areas to serve our clients. His experience in those areas includes: 

Business & Corporate Law

  • Drafting Corporate Governance documents, including bylaws and board resolutions
  • Assisting in the formation and dissolution of corporations, limited liability companies (LLCs) and partnerships
  • Drafting operating agreements for LLCs


Real Estate and Development

  • Drafting real estate closing documents
  • Assisting in title examination 
  • Assisting in the submittal of a minor subdivision application


Prior to joining Gross Shuman, Joe began his legal career in Albany as an associate of The West Firm PLLC. He also gained valuable experience as an associate counsel for a privately-owned global corporation.  


While attending Albany Law School, Joe began gaining valuable experience in a number of different roles, including: 

  • Law Clerk with the Health Law and Transactions Practice Group at Jackson Lewis PC 
  • Intern with the NYS Gaming Commission
  • Intern with the Attorney General, Buffalo Regional Office 
  • Intern with the Albany Law School Community Economic Development Clinic