Joseph Steinfield was born and raised in Claremont, New Hampshire. He has been a trial lawyer for half a century. During that time he has been a partner in two Boston law firms, Hill & Barlow and, since 2003, Prince Lobel. Since July 1, 2016, he has been “Of Counsel” to the Law Office of Thomas R. Hanna in Keene, while continuing as a member of Prince Lobel in Boston.
Joe has won many multi-million dollar jury verdicts on behalf of his clients, and he has tried virtually every type of lawsuit, in state and federal courts in New Hampshire, Massachusetts, Puerto Rico and elsewhere. He has argued many appeals, including landmark cases in the highest courts of Massachusetts and New Hampshire and in the First and Second Circuits.
Joe has been listed in The Best Lawyers in America since the inception of that publication more than 30 years ago and is cited in its most recent edition (2017) in three categories – “’Bet the Company’ litigation,” Commercial Litigation, and “Litigation – First Amendment.”
Joe served as Law Clerk to Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court Justice Paul C. Reardon.
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