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Margolies, Joseph

Joseph Margolies

Direct Tel: +1 312 705 7444, Direct Fax: +1 312 705 7401
Tel: +1 312 705 7400 Fax: +1 312 705 7401

Joe Margolies is an associate in Quinn Emanuel’s Chicago office, and joined the firm in 2022.  His practice focuses on complex commercial and appellate litigation.  Joe has litigated in federal and state trial and appellate courts, as well as in domestic and international arbitration. He has experience in a wide variety of issue areas including data privacy, corporate governance, antitrust, securities, contract, constitutional, and administrative law. Prior to joining the firm, Joe clerked for the Honorable Debra Ann Livingston on the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit and worked as a litigation associate for another major law firm. 

  • Columbia Law School
    (J.D., 2018)
    • James Kent Scholar
    • Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar
    • Columbian Law Review
      • Articles Editor
  • Princeton University
    (A.B., Public and International Affairs, summa cum laude, 2015)
    • American Foreign Policy Magazine:
      • Editor-in-Chief
  • The State Bar of New York
  • The State Bar of Illinois
  • Law Clerk for the Honorable Debra Ann Livingston:
    • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit, 2019-2020
  • Powerful Friends: EPSA, Hughes, and Cooperative Federalism for State Renewable Energy Policy, 118 COLUM. L. REV. 1425 (2018).
  • Fossil Fuel Extraction Bans: A Takings Analysis, 30 ENVTL. CLAIMS J. 87 (2018).