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Joseph Posimato

Associate Practice Areas: Litigation Phone: 1-202-968-4591 Email:

Joseph Posimato is an associate in the Litigation practice group. His practice focuses on advancing pro-democracy causes in courts across the country. Joseph has litigated voting rights and redistricting cases at every level of the federal and state judiciaries, including before the United States Supreme Court, and he has served on several trial teams. 

Since 2017, Joseph has also written problems for Harvard Law School’s Ames Moot Court Competition, a prestigious upper-level appellate advocacy competition that regularly fields its judges from the federal bench and the U.S. Supreme Court. 

Prior to joining Elias Law Group, Joseph worked at Perkins Coie LLP and Gibson, Dunn, & Crutcher LLP. In those roles, he represented clients in federal district and appellate courts on issues ranging from antitrust to the First Amendment.  

After graduating from Harvard Law School, Joseph clerked for the Hon. Christopher F. Droney of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit and the Hon. Catherine C. Blake of the U.S. District Court for the District of Maryland. He works out of ELG’s Washington, D.C. office.