Joseph J. Carroll

Joseph J. Carroll is Of Counsel to our firm. His principal areas of practice are Public Finance, Healthcare, Higher Education, Public Projects and Not-for-Profit, corporate and finance. He has represented hospitals, educational institutions and public agencies in connection with tax-exempt financing of facilities as well as investment bankers, municipal bond insurers and letter of credit banks in those matters. 

Prior to joining Certilman Balin, Mr. Carroll served as Of Counsel to the Manhattan law firm of Sullivan Donovan for eight years. Prior to that, he was a Partner at Mudge Rose Guthrie Alexander & Ferdon, LLP, where he chaired the Health Care and Higher Education Practice Group. 

Active in his community, Mr. Carroll is an Elected Trustee of Baldwin Public Library and is Trustee and Secretary of Nassau Library System and its Citizens’ Advisory Committee. Additionally, he was a Trustee and member of the Strategic Planning Committee of Manhattan College, Riverdale, New York, as a member of the Finance Committee of Queen of the Most Holy Rosary Parish in Roosevelt, New York and as a Member of the of National Council of Trustees of the National Jewish Health in Denver, Colorado. He is a Life Member and Treasurer of CARIH Chapter of Long Island, an auxiliary of National Jewish Health and a member and Treasurer of the Local and State Government Auxiliary of South Nassau Communities Hospital. 

He is a member of the Health Law Sections of the New York State Bar Association. 

Mr. Carroll earned a Bachelor of Law from St. John’s University School of Law, a Master of Law from New York University School of Law, and a Bachelor of Science from Manhattan College. He is admitted to practice in the State of New York and to the United States Supreme Court. 

Education
New York University School of Law, LL.M., 1968
St. John’s University School of Law, LL.B., 1963
Manhattan College, B.S., 1958 

Bar Admission
New York 

Court Admission
U.S. Supreme Court 

Bar Associations
New York State Bar Association 

Recognitions
Honored by National Jewish Health for over 50 years of service to the organization
Former Public Administration Intern assigned to the New York State Housing Finances Agency, 1963-64

Appointments
American Health Lawyers Association
National Association of College and University Attorneys
Local and State Government and Health Law Section, New York State Bar Association 

Teaching
Nassau County Library Association, continuing education lectures for librarians 

Community Involvement
Baldwin Public Library, Elected Trustee
Nassau Library System, Trustee and Secretary
Finance Committee of Queen of the Most Holy Rosary Parish, Member
National Council of Trustees of National Jewish Health, Member
CARIH Chapter of Long Island, Life Member and Chapter Treasurer
National Jewish Health, Auxiliary
Auxiliary of South Nassau Communities Hospital, Member and Treasurer 

Certifications
Certified Library Trustee 

Associations
Nassau County Library Association
New York Library Association
Library Trustees Association of New York