Joseph P. Drescher joined The Colwell Law Group, LLC as an associate attorney in September of 2018 after having spent four years refining his craft with another family law practice in Albany, New York. Prior to joining Colwell Law, Joe worked exclusively on matrimonial and family law matters. Joe was admitted to the Massachusetts State Bar on November 20, 2014. He then decided to return to New York whereafter he was admitted to the New York State Bar on November 16, 2017. He received his Juris Doctor from Suffolk University Law School in Boston, Massachusetts, and received a Bachelor’s of Arts from Siena College, with a double major in Political Science and Marketing, and a Certificate in Pre-Law.
Mr. Drescher has worked in a diverse breadth of fields, which has allowed him to gain the necessary skills and understanding required for the legal profession. Joseph began building his legal career with positions at The Law Office of Stephen A. Glines, Jr., and The Law Office of Jeffrey S. Glassman, where he worked personally with clients on personal injury matters and drafted all necessary pleadings during the course of their cases. He then served as a certified student practitioner with the Middlesex and Worcester District Attorney’s Offices, where he honed his court room experience, before returning to his hometown of Albany, New York.
Joseph brings his profuse experience and unique personality to The Colwell Law Group, LLC, where he may help clients in a range of matters. Mr. Drescher places the upmost importance on being available to his clients during stressful times. He couples unmatched reliability with patience and warmth. Clients should expect strong legal advocacy and superior client relations.
In his limited spare time, Mr. Drescher is proud to serve his community as an active Firefighter and Emergency Medical Technician (EMT). He is an avid sports fan and loves spending time with his Miniature Pinscher, Troy.
Areas of Practice
- Personal Injury
- Matrimonial Law
- Massachusetts, 2014
- New York, 2017
- Suffolk University Law School, Boston, MA
- Siena College
- Major: Political Science, Marketing, Certificate in Pre-Law
Past Employment Positions
The Law Office of Stephen A. Glines, Jr., and The Law Office of Jeffrey S. Glassman
Certified student practitioner with the Middlesex and Worcester District Attorney’s Offices
- Serves as an active Firefighter and Emergency Medical Technician (EMT)
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