Joseph Fiorello


Joseph Fiorello is a partner in the Cleveland office of Lewis Brisbois and a member of our Transportation Practice. Joe has represented multiple private trucking companies, excess insurance carriers insuring motor carriers, and truck owners in matters involving catastrophic trucking accidents, and regulatory compliance. He has tried multiple trucking matters in jurisdictions across the country, resulting in favorable outcomes for his clients, and has first-chair trial experience throughout the state of Ohio. In addition, Joe serves as an associate editor of our firm's Transportation Law Update. 

Joe also has experience successfully defending public entities such as municipalities, police departments, and housing authorities in matters pertaining to civil rights violations, wrongful termination, professional liability, and breach of contract matters. He also has considerable trial experience in Fair Housing enforcement matters.

Primary Area(s) of Practice

  • Transportation
  • General Liability

Additional Experience



United States District Court for the Northern District of Ohio

United States District Court for the Southern District of Ohio


Ohio State Bar Association

Awards & Honors

"Ones to Watch," Labor and Employment Law - Management, Best Lawyers, 2021—2022, 2023


Cleveland-Marshall College of Law, Cleveland State University

Juris Doctor, magna cum laude, 2013

Bowling Green State University

Bachelor of Science in Finance


Transportation Law Update