Joe began his legal career as a judicial law clerk for the Appellate Division of the Rhode Island Workers’ Compensation Court under Chief Judge George Healy. After his clerkship, Joe worked as an Associate at Heald & LeBoeuf, Ltd. There he represented clients involved in general contractual disputes, with a primary focus on construction disputes both public and private throughout Rhode Island and Massachusetts. Prior to joining Savage Law Partners, Joe was a Partner at Lewis Brisbois Bisgaard & Smith LLP where his practice focused on construction litigation, mechanics’ lien claims, and insurance defense matters. Joe’s expertise includes contract/AIA document drafting, breach of contract disputes, construction, and material/product defect claims, mechanics’ liens, Miller Act bonds, private bonds, public bidding and bid protests, administrative actions before the Rhode Island Contractors’ Registration and Licensing Board, mediation and arbitration.