Joe DiOrio is a member of the Rhode Island, Massachusetts, and Federal Bar Associations. He is admitted in the United States District Court for the Districts of Rhode Island and Massachusetts, and the First Circuit Court of Appeals. He earned his Bachelor of Science degree, magna cum laude, from Boston College and his law degree, magna cum laude, from Syracuse University College of Law.
Joe has been selected as Lawyer-of-the-Year by Best Lawyers for the practice areas of Litigation-Bankruptcy (2019), Banking and Finance Law (2017), Bankruptcy & Creditors-Debtors Rights/Insolvency & Reorganization Law (2014) and Bankruptcy Litigation (2013).
The firm has also been recognized by Best Law Firms for many years, most recently in 2018 in the three practice areas of Bankruptcy & Creditors-Debtors Rights/Insolvency & Reorganization Law, Banking and Finance Law, and Bankruptcy Litigation.
Joe has earned the Martindale Hubbell rating AV, the highest rating given to attorneys attained from confidential opinions of members of the Bar and Judiciary, and has been recognized by Super Lawyers for many years.
Joe is a member of the American Bankruptcy Institute, the Commercial Law League of America, the Turnaround Management Association, and the National Bankruptcy Trustee Association. He is a Fellow of the Rhode Island Bar Foundation and the American Bar Foundation. He was a longstanding board member for the Blackstone Valley Advocacy Center, a non-profit organization dedicated to supporting victims of domestic violence.