Joseph E. Lanzot
Joseph E. Lanzot is Counsel at Anderson & Shah, LLC. He defends clients in a variety of commercial, employment, constitutional and personal injury litigation matters.
Before joining Anderson & Shah, LLC, Mr. Lanzot was an Assistant Prosecutor in both Hudson and Monmouth Counties, wherein he prosecuted hundreds of cases ranging from homicides, armed robberies, gun possession, and official misconduct. He has tried numerous cases to verdict in in both bench and jury trials on complex matters ranging from several weeks to several months. In addition, while at the Hudson County Prosecutor’s Office, Mr. Lanzot was assigned to the Internal Affairs Unit, wherein he investigated complaints of law enforcement and public official misconduct on a daily basis, conducted interviews of key witnesses and representatives, and counseled municipal investigative agencies.
Mr. Lanzot is a graduate of Rutgers Law School-Newark, where he served as Editor of the Rutgers Law Review. He graduated from Lafayette College and was a member of the Lafayette College football team. He is a member of the New Jersey and New York Bar, and was admitted to both in 2011. Mr. Lanzot is also fluent in Spanish.