Background and Experience
Mr. Donahue began his legal career as a judicial law clerk for the Hon. Alfred J. Lechner, Jr., U.S.D.J. (ret.) in the U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey. Prior to joining Brickfield & Donahue, Mr. Donahue served as a litigation associate at both Waters, McPherson, McNeill in Secaucus, New Jersey and Reed Smith in Newark, New Jersey. He is a graduate of the Georgetown University Law Center and also earned his undergraduate degree at Georgetown University.
In 2006 Mr. Donahue was appointed by the New Jersey Supreme Court to serve on Bergen County's Attorney Ethics Committee. In 2009 Mr. Donahue was selected to serve as the District IIB Committee Vice Chair and in 2010 Mr. Donahue was selected to serve as the Committee Chair.
Mr. Donahue has been selected as one of New Jersey's Top 100 Trial Lawyers by the National Trial Lawyers and has also been selected as a Super Lawyer in Criminal Defense
Mr. Donahue is a former United States Marine Corps reservist who was activated for full time duty during the Persian Gulf War.
Joseph R. Donahue
70 Grand Avenue, Suite 100
River Edge, NJ 07661