Joseph D. Filloy

Associate

Education

  • University of Michigan at Ann Arbor, B.A., With Honors, Political Science
  • University of Pittsburgh School of Law, 2010, J.D., magna cum laude, Law Review, Member; Order of the Coif

Professional Admissions / Qualifications

  • Pennsylvania

Joseph is a member of the Financial Industry Group, practicing in the area of Commercial Restructuring & Bankruptcy. Joseph’s practice focuses on representing creditors in bankruptcies, foreclosures, receiverships, restructurings, and workouts. In this regard, he has represented institutional and non-institutional lenders, lead lenders/agents for lending syndicates, indenture trustees, and other secured and unsecured creditors. Joseph has also represented debtors and an unsecured creditor committee in bankruptcy cases.

In addition to his bankruptcy and restructuring practice, Joseph also has significant experience representing clients in commercial disputes that include state and federal court litigation, mediation, and arbitration. Joseph’s practice includes litigating complex commercial disputes involving breach of contract, fraud, bad faith, secured transactions, and class action claims as well antitrust disputes in sectors that include banking, manufacturing, healthcare, oil and gas, construction, and real estate. He appears regularly in the state and federal courts in Pennsylvania.

Employment History

  • 2011 - Reed Smith
    • Summer Associate in 2009
  • U.S. Court of Appeals - Third Circuit, Judicial Extern for The Honorable D. Michael Fisher

Professional Affiliations

  • Allegheny County Bar Association, Council Member of the Bankruptcy and Commercial Law Section
  • Pittsburgh YMCA, Board of Directors