Joseph A. Waks
Joseph A. Waks is Of Counsel with McCune Wright Arevalo, LLP. He is a New
Jersey native and New Jersey and Pennsylvania licensed attorney that focuses
his work with McCune Wright Arevalo, LLP on litigating cases as outside
counsel for government entities bringing UDAP claims. He brings an extensive
background in public policy and governmental legal affairs. He has worked
in public policy development and served as a trusted counsel and adviser
to elected officials in New Jersey at the highest levels of government.
Among his positions, he served as Appointments Counsel to a governor of
New Jersey, as press secretary and counsel to a Member of Congress, and
as state director to a United States Senator.
Mr. Waks earned his Juris Doctorate from Temple University School of Law
in Philadelphia, where he was an associate note/comment editor on the
Temple Political and Civil Rights Law Review. He received his Bachelor
of Arts degree, cum laude, in Anthropology from the Catholic University
of America in Washington, D.C.
Mr. Waks is a member of the New Jersey State Bar Association, the Hudson
County Bar Association and is admitted to practice in the states of New
Jersey, Pennsylvania and the U.S. Federal Court for the District of New Jersey.