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Joseph J. Bracconier III

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"I offer a compassionate voice, rational thought, and legal expertise to help navigate my clients through the legal pit falls and emotional perils of the family law system.”

JOSEPH J. BRACCONIER III, Esq., joined Wisselman, Harounian & Associates in September 2016.

Joseph works on all types of family and matrimonial matters in both the Supreme and Family Court, as well as real estate, insurance and civil litigation. He has an unwavering commitment to delivering excellent client service and guiding his clients towards making the most appropriate decisions for a successful end result. His professional experience, including excellent negotiation and trial skills, and problem solving abilities contribute to his success in and out of the courtroom.



  • Senior Attorney at General Practice Firm (2008-2016)
  • Child Advocacy Clinic- Hofstra University School of Law (2008)
  • Kings County District Attorney’s Office (2007)
  • New York State Supreme Court, Appellate Term, First Department (2006)
  • Presenter at Annual Legal Workshops for Mental Health Professionals
    • Workshops: The Attorney for the Child and the Child’s Best Interest, Addiction and Substance Abuse in Family Court, Legal Aspects of Child Abuse & Neglect, How to Reduce Adversity in High Conflict Divorces, and The Parenting Plan: Legal & Parenting Coordinator Perspective
  • Presenter of Workshop: Child Abuse / Neglect Detection, Identification and Legal Issues with a Specific Focus on Sexual Abuse for mental health professionals
  • Presenter to Up Wee Grow Professionals, an early intervention center

Professional Memberships

  • New York State Bar (2009)
  • Eastern and Southern District Federal Courts (2010)

Affiliations & Special Training:

  • 2018 -2020 New York Metro Super Lawyers Rising Star
  • 2019 - 2021 Best Law Firms, US News & World Report
  • Board of Directors Member of BOYS & GIRLS CLUB of Metro Queens
  • Queens County Bar Association
  • National Institute for Trial Advocacy Training (NITA)
  • Nassau County Special Olympics Volunteer Coach
  • James Madison University (B.A., History) University 2004
  • Hofstra University School of Law (J.D.) Graduate School 2008
  • Super Lawyers 2020
    Super Lawyers 2020