Joseph is a graduate of Lehigh University and Pace University School of Law. He is admitted to practice law in the states of New York and New Jersey, the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, as well as the U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces. Immediately prior to joining AEGIS Insurance Services, Inc. in September 2001, Joseph served as Claims Counsel at Kemper Insurance Companies, managing general liability, pollution, professional, and casualty coverages for environmental-related design, construction, and consulting operations. Previously, Joseph was in private practice with a law firm in Morristown, NJ, and he served five years on active duty as a U.S. Navy Judge Advocate. Joseph continued his military service as a reservist, specializing in Environmental Law, Admiralty & Maritime Law and International & Operational Law, retiring from the U.S. Navy in May 2013, after 23 years of service, at the rank of Commander.