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Joseph C. DeBlasio

Principal and Office Litigation Manager
Monmouth County

P 732-532-6148
F 732-842-0301
Joseph.DeBlasio@jacksonlewis.com

Biography

Joseph C. DeBlasio is a Principal and the Litigation Manager of the Monmouth County, New Jersey, office of Jackson Lewis P.C. He has devoted his entire career exclusively to the representation of management in all aspects of labor and employment-related matters.

Mr. DeBlasio primarily focuses his practice on defending employers in litigation matters involving claims alleging wrongful discharge, discrimination, unlawful harassment, whistle-blower and other forms of unlawful retaliation, and wage-and-hour violations. He represents clients in federal and state courts and has conducted numerous jury trials. He negotiates and enforces employment agreements and restrictive covenants. Mr. DeBlasio also handles labor arbitrations under collective bargaining agreements. He frequently counsels employers for compliance issues and litigation avoidance, as well as for handbooks and policy drafting. He is a frequent speaker at seminars directed to in-house counsel and human resources professionals.

Mr. DeBlasio has been ranked by Chambers USA since 2010 as a leader for Labor and Employment law. Chambers USA 2015 recognizes that clients say Mr. DeBlasio is “very committed to his clients.”

Honors and Recognitions

  • New Jersey Law Journal, "Forty Under 40" (2009)
Chambers

Legal 500 Recommended Attorney

Professional Associations and Activities

  • DRI
  • New Jersey State Bar Association, Labor and Employment Section

Pro Bono and Community Involvement

  • Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve, Ombudsman, NJ Committee – mediator on a pro bono basis to assist service members resolve disputes with their civilian employers over employment and reemployment rights under USERRA

Published Works

  • "Untangling the Web of Social Media," In-House Defense Quarterly, Vol. 2012, Is. Winter (January 2012) [Author]
  • "Managing Re-employment Rights of Service Members In a Troubled Economy," New Jersey Law Journal, Vol. Is. (July 2009) [Author]

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February 5, 2018
New Jersey Business Magazine

Joseph DeBlasio Discusses Preventing Sexual Harassment in the Workplace

February 5, 2018

Joseph DeBlasio discusses building a healthy company culture and other steps employers can take to help prevent sexual harassment in the workplace in "Preventing Harassment in the Workplace," published by New Jersey Business Magazine. Subscription may be required to view article Read More

July 14, 2017
Law 360

Jackson Lewis' Monmouth County Office is Spotlighted

July 14, 2017

Jackson Lewis' Monmouth County office is spotlighted in "NJ County A Magnet For Business, And Firms Take Note," published by Law360. Subscription may be required to view article   Read More

June 16, 2016
Jackson Lewis

Jackson Lewis Earns Top-Tier Ranking in 2016 Legal 500

June 16, 2016

WHITE PLAINS, NY (June 16, 2016) Jackson Lewis P.C., one of the country’s preeminent workplace law firms, has been recommended as a Top-Tier Firm in the Labor and Employment – Labor-Management Relations category in the 2016 edition of The Legal 500 United States.  The firm was also recommended in the Immigration, Labor... Read More

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