Chairman of the Board
Joseph M. Lucosky shapes and approves Foundation initiatives, advocates for the Foundation, and sets the organization's overall direction.
Joseph M. Lucosky is the founding and managing partner of Lucosky Brookman LLP and oversees both the transactional and litigation departments. Mr. Lucosky has a broad multidisciplinary practice that includes extensive experience in litigation and dispute resolution; regulatory investigations; negotiated mergers and acquisitions; domestic and cross-border investments/joint ventures; the representation of private equity; venture capital and other private investment funds; securities offerings; private and public financings; bankruptcy transactions; real estate matters; and various other types of commercial transactions. In addition, he counsels corporate boards of directors, board committees (including special committees) as well as being a personal adviser to many entrepreneurs, business leaders and corporate executives. In addition, Mr. Lucosky was appointed by the Supreme Court of the State of New Jersey to the District VIII Ethics Committee and was selected in 2012 by the New Jersey Law Journal as a “New Leader of the Bar” (one of the 40 Best Attorneys under the age of 40). Mr. Lucosky is also an active supporter of numerous charitable organizations. He is a member of the Board of Directors and serves on the Nominating and Governance Committee for the Save a Child’s Heart Foundation, an international humanitarian project that performs life-saving cardiac surgery for children from developing countries. In addition, Mr. Lucosky is the Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Lucosky Brookman Charitable Foundation which donates time, money and resources to numerous charitable organizations including Save A Child’s Heart, The Williams Syndrome Foundation, Knock Knock Give A Sock, Make-A-Wish Foundation, St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, the Catholic Charities of America and others. He graduated from Rutgers University with a B.S. degree in Accounting and received his Juris Doctor from Brooklyn Law School, where he graduated cum laude and was the Senior Notes and Comments Editor of the Brooklyn Law Review, a member of the Moot Court Honor Society and a Carswell Scholar. He is a member of both the New York and New Jersey bars.