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Nossaman LLP

E. George Joseph

Managing Partner

T 949.477.7636
F 949.833.7878
18101 Von Karman Avenue, Suite 1800
Irvine, CA 92612

George Joseph has been Nossaman's Managing Partner since 2013.  He brings three decades of experience to the position along with a history of leadership within the Firm.

Mr. Joseph’s practice emphasizes the areas of employment, public agency law and construction. He has represented private companies, public agencies, contractors, and design professionals in a wide variety of construction-related disputes, including contract payment and delay claims, construction defects, mechanics' liens and related remedies, land subsidence, and inverse condemnation.

Mr. Joseph has extensive experience representing employers in litigation and counseling employers on a wide range of personnel issues, including discipline and termination procedures, layoffs, harassment and discrimination, severance agreements, wage and hour issues, flexible scheduling arrangements, vacation, sick leave and other benefits, leaves of absence, and employee disabilities.

Mr. Joseph also serves as general counsel to public transportation agencies, advising on such issues as Brown Act, Public Records Act and political law compliance, public contracting, construction claims and disputes, employment, toll administration and development impact fee programs.

Mr. Joseph has regularly appeared at the trial and appellate levels in state and federal courts and before arbitrators and administrative agencies. He is a successful mediator of disputes, having served as a volunteer settlement officer and court-appointed mediator in a wide variety of matters.

Mr. Joseph is AV Preeminent® Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell.

Awards & Honors

Rated AV Preeminent® Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell

Selected to the Super Lawyers List for 2014-2018

E. George  Joseph
E. George  Joseph



J.D., University of California, Los Angeles School of Law, 1983, Order of the Coif; American Jurisprudence Award in Labor Law

A.B., Cornell University, 1980



Professional Affiliations

American Bar Association, Committee on Construction Litigation

Orange County Bar Association, Construction and Employment Law Sections

Awards & Honors

Rated AV Preeminent® Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell

Selected to the Super Lawyers List for 2014-2018

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