Attorney Details

Joseph Sordillo - Of Counsel

JOSEPH SORDILLO graduated from Rutgers University in 2001, where he earned the degree of Bachelor of Arts with a double major in Philosophy and Political Science. Mr. Sordillo then went on to graduate from Seton Hall University School of Law in 2004, where he earned his Juris Doctoris.

Joseph Sordillo was admitted to the bars of the State of New Jersey and the United States District Court, District of New Jersey in 2004. He was also admitted to the bar of the State of New York in 2005. Additionally, Mr. Sordillo earned the title of Barrister of the Joseph Halpern David Furman American Inn of Court. He has also been listed in Super Lawyers® Rising Stars (2013-2018), a Thomson Reuters business, in the areas of State, Local & Municipal and Land Use/Zoning. A description of the standard or methodology on which the accolade is based can be found HERE (No aspect of the advertisement has been approved by the Supreme Court).

Mr. Sordillo concentrates his practice of law in the areas of municipal law, land use, affordable housing, real estate tax appeals and State regulatory law.  In addition to currently serving as the Municipal Attorney for the Township of Berkeley Heights, Mr. Sordillo is the Municipal Attorney for the Borough of Far Hills. Mr. Sordillo previously served as the special municipal tax attorney for the Township of Cranford.  Mr. Sordillo was appointed as the Municipal Prosecutor for the Borough of Far Hills from 2005 through 2008. In 2007, Mr. Sordillo was appointed as the temporary Municipal Attorney for the Township of Howell. In 2008, Mr. Sordillo served as the Municipal Attorney for the Borough of South Plainfield. In 2019, he was appointed by the New Jersey Supreme Court to the District Fee Arbitration Committee for Hunterdon, Somerset, and Warren Counties.

In addition, since September 2006, Mr. Sordillo volunteers his time as the Attorney Advisor for the Watchung Hills Regional High School Mock Trial Team in the Vincent J. Appruzzese Mock Trial Competition.