Joseph Covello

Associate Justice: 2005-2011

JUDICIAL OFFICES

Associate Justice, Appellate Division Second Judicial Department August 2005 to September 2011

Associate Justice, Appellate Term Ninth and Tenth Judicial District June 2004 to September, 2005

Justice, Nassau County Supreme Court January 2000 to Present

Judge, Nassau County District Court January 1995 to January 2000

OTHER PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Lynn, Gartner, Dunne & Covello, LLP, 2011

Law Office of Joseph Covello, 1989 to 1994

Rosano, Mose, Hirschhorn & Corleto, of Counsel, 1991 to 1994

Nassau County Police Indemnification Review Board, Special Counsel, 1990 to1994

Town of Oyster Bay Zoning Board of Appeals, Counsel 1987 to 1994

Bee, DeAngelis & Eisman, General Practitioner, 1988 to 1989

Law Office of Joseph Covello, 1986 to 1988

Dean, Falanga & Rose, Associate 1980 to 1986

Nassau County District Court Judges' Association, Past Vice - President

ADMISSION TO THE BAR

New York State Appellate Division, Second Department, 1980

EDUCATION

J.D., Hofstra University School of Law, June 1979

B.A., State University of New York at Buffalo, December 1975

PROFESSIONAL & CIVIC ACTIVITIES

Past President - Columbian Lawyers' Association of Nassau County

Past President - Nassau Lawyers' Association of Long Island

Past Vice President - Nassau County District Court Judges' Association

Member - Nassau County Bar Association

Member - Phi Beta Kappa Society

RECIPIENT OF THE FOLLOWING:

Columbian Lawyers Association of Nassau Distinguished Service Award (2006)

Asian-Pacific American Law Student Association Award (2006)

New York State Bar Association Award for Recognition and addressing the Legal need of the Elderly and persons with disabilities (2006)

Long Beach Lawyers Association Man of the Year Award (2005)

Fraternal Order of Court Officers Honorable Edward J. Hart Jr. Memorial Award (2005)

The Italian Heritage Club Award (2002)

Italian Court Officers of Nassau and Suffolk County Award for Dedication and Loyalty (1996)


SOURCE:

"Justices of the Court: Associate Justice Joseph Covello." Appellate Division, Second Judicial Department. New York State Unified Court System. Web. 21 Sept. 2011. http://www.courts.state.ny.us/courts/ad2/justice_covello.shtml.