Joe Tortorici is a partner in Weil’s Corporate Department and is based in New York. Mr. Tortorici has extensive experience in private equity, M&A, corporate governance, privatizations, capital markets transactions, joint ventures, and financings, particularly those in a cross-border setting. Major clients have included Citigroup, Deutsche Telekom, Bell Atlantic International, Cesky Telecom, General Electric Capital Corporation, and Abraaj Capital.
Mr. Tortorici practiced law for more than seven years in New York prior to moving to Weil’s Budapest office in 1991. He established the Firm’s Prague office in 1992 and worked throughout Weil’s European network through 2008, playing a key role in establishing most of the Firm’s European offices.
In 2008, Mr. Tortorici took a leading role in developing the Firm’s plans for its Middle East operations and served as the Managing Partner of the Dubai office from 2009 to 2017.
Mr. Tortorici holds a B.A., cum laude, from Columbia College and a J.D. from Columbia University School of Law, where he was an editor of the Columbia Journal of Environmental Law.