Practice Areas:Government UDAP Civil Penalties
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.
Mr. Waks 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.
- J.D., Temple University School of Law in Philadelphia - Associate note/comment editor on the Temple Political and Civil Rights Law Review
- B.A., The Catholic University of America in Washington, D.C., cum laude, in Anthropology
- Hudson County Bar Association
- New Jersey State Bar
- State of Pennsylvania
- U.S. Federal Court – District of New Jersey.