Joseph Kasouf

General Counsel
Syracuse University, BA, MS & JD
25+ years legal experience
Rescues pitbulls

Joe is General Counsel at Counsel Financial, where he leads the legal team in conducting strong and reliable audit functions for both the company and its clients. Joe delivers ongoing development of the team to provide the highest quality of legal research and evaluation of current trending legal issues impacting the company and clients. He is a regular presenter on behalf of the company.

Joe is a graduate of Syracuse University where he earned a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Speech Communication, cum laude, a Master of Science in Speech Communication and a Juris Doctor. He is proud to be a national speaker for Electronic Discovery Cost Management. He also speaks nationally on litigation financing.

Originally from Syracuse, NY, Joe currently resides in Columbus, OH. He is happily married to his wife, Nancy, of 38 years; together they have three children—Jennifer, Lauren and Joey. Outside of the workplace, Joe enjoys traveling, fine wine and food. He is actively involved in several charities including the Mikey's Way Foundation, Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation and Peace for Paws Capital Humane Association. Joe and his family share a love for Pit Bulls—they have rescued and raised numerous puppies, including their own dog who is 13 years old.