Joseph Barton, an Employee / Plaintiff lawyer with Cohen Milstein Sellers & Toll in Washington, D.C., has been practicing Labor & Employment Law for 14 years. His practice focuses on a wide variety of ERISA and USERRA cases, generally on behalf of employees, although he also represents fiduciaries as plaintiffs. Joseph joined the Section in 1997 to be more active in the Employee Benefits Committee and to learn more about ERISA. He has enjoyed being active as a speaker and as one of the Co-Chairs of the chapters for the Employee Benefits treatise. This indefatigable lawyer is a great member to get to know!
Hidden Talent: Ballroom Dance (more of a hidden hobby than a talent)
Favorite Book: The Picture of Dorian Gray
Favorite Movies: Heat, Trading Places, Casablanca, and the Outlaw Josey Wales
Dream Vacation: An around the world trip
Favorite Midnight Snack: Yogurt or Mangos