Joseph D. Tessitore

Joseph D. Tessitore was admitted to the Florida Bar in 1993 and is admitted to the United States District Court, Middle, Southern, and Northern Districts of Florida, 11th Circuit Court of Appeals, and the United States Supreme Court. Mr. Tessitore received his B.S. in 1983 from Florida State University and his J.D. in 1992 from the University of Miami School of Law. He is a member of the Florida Defense Lawyers Association and the Federalist Society. Mr. Tessitore’s civil litigation practice includes the representation of clients in bodily injury, wrongful death and casualty suits, insurance litigation and public entity defense, civil rights defense, commercial trucking defense, automotive negligence, and medical negligence, in both state and federal courts. In addition to practicing law, Mr. Tessitore is an adjunct professor at the University of Central Florida.

Bar Membership



United States District Court, Middle District of Florida
United States District Court, Northern District of Florida
United States District Court. Southern District of Florida
United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit
United States Supreme Court


University of Miami School of Law, J.D., 1993
Florida State University, B.S., 1983

Professional Associations

Florida Defense Lawyers Association
The Federalist Society
University of Central Florida, Adjunct Professor