Professional Background

Prior to attending law school, Angelo worked in a public accounting firm as an auditor in Manhattan. During law school, he had the privilege of working under the Hon. Kathleen A. Tomlinson of the United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York, and the Hon. Paul A. Crotty of the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York.

In 2012, while working at Labaton Susharow, LLP, he investigated a variety of potential securities fraud cases, working with a veteran team of former FBI investigators, financial analysts, and trial attorneys who devoted their career to prosecuting securities fraud cases.

Out of law school, he worked at a private law practice in Astoria, Queens, where he focused almost exclusively on civil litigation. He has served as outside general counsel to a mid-sized unionized electrical contractor in Manhattan, non-union general contractors and specialized trade subcontractors, several real estate holding and management companies, agricultural farms, and startup technology companies.

His professional interest is in the rules of civil procedure and fraud litigation.  He currently focuses his practice on a wide range of commercial fraud cases, including Civil RICO cases involving extortion and mail or wire fraud, New York General Business Law 349 (deceptive business acts and practices), common law fraud, and concealment of assets and income in matrimonial litigation.

EDUCATION

St. John’s University
J.D., Doctor of Jurisprudence, 2013

Hunter College CUNY
B.S., Accounting, 2008

ADMISSIONS

State of New York
U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York
U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York
U.S. Court of Appeals, Second Circuit
U.S. Tax Court