Joseph R. Talarico II



Over 24 years demonstrated progressively responsible experience. Admitted to practice law in the Courts of New York State. Experienced in all phases of discovery from commencement of suit through settlement and/or trial including research and preparation of pleadings motions, briefs and appeals. Responsible for representing clients at hearings before federal, state and local regulatory agencies, boards, and reviewing courts.


Juris Doctor, Cum Laude Graduate, Widener University School of Law, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania 1993

  • Ranked 9th in a class of 182

  • Law Review

  • Moot Court Honor Society, Executive Administrator

  • Honor grades in Contract Law, Property Law, Civil Procedure II, Administrative Law and Secured Transactions.

  • Study Abroad: University of Padua, Italy- International Health Law, European Economic Community.

Bachelor of Science, Biochemistry, Syracuse University, Syracuse, New York 1988

  • Cum Laude

  • Cornell Book Award for Outstanding Student- Athlete 


  • Sole Practitioner, Talarico Law Firm, 6832 East Genesee Street, Fayetteville, New York 13066; 1997 – present. 

  • Senior Associate, Devorsetz Stinziano Gilberti Heintz & Smith, P.C, Syracuse, New York, 1993-1997

  • Law Clerk, Fourkrod, Reynolds & Havas, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania 1993

  • Legal Intern to President Pro Tempore, Pennsylvania State Senate, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania 1991-1993

Jacob J. Slowik



Attorney Slowik advises companies on all manner of corporate, finance, contract, and regulatory matters. Mr. Slowik handles complex corporate, finance and real estate transactions, having represented corporations, real estate developers, and lenders in connection with the acquisition, development, financing and disposition of real estate projects, joint ventures, management and development agreements.


Juris Doctor, Harvard Law School, Cambridge, Massachusetts 2012

Bachelor of Science, Industrial & Labor Relations, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York 2009


Talarico Law Firm, 6832 East Genesee Street, Fayetteville, New York 13066; 2019 – present. 

Member and Of Counsel, Joseph, Aleem & Slowik, LLC, Atlanta, Georgia; 2014-2019

Associate,  Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP, New York, New York; 2012-2014