Joseph Campolo

Joe Campolo, Esq.
Campolo, Middleton & McCormick, LLP

Recognized as a “Long Island Icon” and Long Island’s leading authority on negotiation, Joe Campolo serves as the Managing Partner of Campolo, Middleton & McCormick, LLP, a premier law firm with offices in Ronkonkoma and Bridgehampton. Under Joe’s leadership, the firm has grown from two lawyers to a robust and highly respected team of over 30 lawyers servicing clients in a wide range of practice areas—and continues to grow—with a deep commitment to the Long Island community.

Joe has spearheaded some of the most important initiatives in recent years to grow the Long Island economy. As Chairman of the HIA-LI Board of Directors, Joe is the driving force behind HIA-LI’s detailed study of the economic impact of the Hauppauge Industrial Park, the largest industrial park in the nation after Silicon Valley, attracting public and private dollars to support this critical economic engine. He has also facilitated partnerships among the region’s power players to continue boosting the economy and promote innovation. Joe is also a philanthropist who gives financial support and time to some of Long Island’s most impactful nonprofits including the Staller Center for the Arts at Stony Brook University, the Long Island High Technology Incubator (LIHTI), the Energeia Partnership, and the Tesla Science Center.

Prior to starting the firm, Joe served honorably in the United States Marine Corps. He is a member of St. George’s Golf & Country Club in Stony Brook and is an Executive Producer of Tribute, an award-winning short film. Joe is also a published author on negotiation and business development and pens a popular weekly blog, Off the Record, where he connects with the business community by sharing his refreshingly honest views on current events, important social issues, and deeply personal topics. View his blog at