Joel Bañuelos

Joel Bañuelos is an associate of the firm.  He brings almost a decade of experience and a level of detail that ensures nothing escapes his team.  Prior to joining the firm, from 2011-2016, Joel was an associate at an international law firm where he handled commercial, matrimonial and family matters in the appellate, trial and family courts.  Prior to that, from 2009 to 2010, Joel served as Law Clerk to the Honorable Allan L. Gropper of the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York, during which he handled matters involving fraudulent conveyance litigation, commercial and contract disputes, and plan confirmations.  
Joel received his J.D. from Fordham Law School, where he was an associate editor of the Fordham Journal of Corporate and Financial law.  Prior to attending Fordham Law School, he received his B.S., magna cum laude, from the University of Denver, Daniels College of Business, where he was a member of the Honors program.

Joel is admitted to practice in the state of New York, and is a member of the New York State Bar Association.  Joel is also a member of the New York City Bar Association where he is appointed to sit on the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender Rights Committee.