Joseph A. Vallo is a Litigation Shareholder with Greenberg Traurig in New York and Fort Lauderdale. Joseph focuses his practice on securities arbitration, mediation, litigation and also has wide-ranging experience in retail brokerage compliance in domestic and international markets. Before rejoining Greenberg Traurig, he was with Burr & Forman. Prior to that time, Joseph was a Litigation Shareholder at Greenberg Traurig, Senior Vice President, Senior Litigation Counsel for Wachovia Securities, LLC, n.k.a Wells Fargo Advisors LLC, where he supervised the firm’s major litigations and arbitrations. Previously, he served as the Senior Vice President and Director of Compliance for TD Waterhouse Group, Inc. and the Divisional Compliance Director at Salomon Smith Barney, Inc. where he was also the Director of International Private Client Group Compliance. Joseph is a 1979 graduate of SUNY Cortland and a 1984 graduate of New York Law School. He is admitted to practice in New York and Florida. Joseph also serves on the Board of the SUNY Cortland Foundation Board of Directors and the advisory board of the Center for Gender Studies. Joseph lives in New York and Fort Lauderdale with his partner, Ethan and his daughter, Emma.