Joseph Tacopina, an ambitious New York City lawyer, has earned accolades as a dependable champion of his clients’ rights. Through Joseph Tacopina’s diligence as a defense attorney, scores of his clients have received favorable resolutions to their complicated cases. Mr. Tacopina has received positive feedback from his past clients, including those accused of drunken driving. Clients maintain that he and his firm handle their cases with professionalism and dedication. They have stated that their lives have remained intact due to Mr. Tacopina’s hard work. Frequently appearing on television news shows and winning numerous court victories,Joseph Tacopina has gained prominence since forming the Law Offices of Tacopina Seigel & Turano, P.C. in 1994. Joseph Tacopina has won a high percentage of civil and criminal cases while advising everyone from celebrities and athletes to companies and average citizens. His cases have ranged from civil claims of wrongful death and sexual harassment to the defense of clients accused of murder and assault. He has obtained judgments of millions of dollars for clients and safeguarded the constitutional rights of others. In addition to his successful legal record, Joseph Tacopina has earned recognition for his efforts. In 2004, the National Italian American Bar Association honored Mr. Tacopina as an eminent member of the legal community. In 2011, The Italian Tribune awarded Tacopina for his outstanding accomplishments with the Publisher's Award/Christopher Columbus Award. In addition to giving talks throughout the country on legal matters, he volunteers as an instructor at the Fordham University School of Law in New York City, as well as the Benjamin Cordoza School of Law's Intensive Trial Advocacy Program.