Nicholas Joseph is a legal practitioner, serving in an advisory capacity as a subject-matter domain expert affiliated with RiskEcon® Lab, focusing on use-case applications of Natural Language Processing (NLP) and text mining for development of case law analytics within relevant domains. In this role, he contributes relevant background for legal scholarship and research, as well as litigation process and practice.
Nicholas is a trial lawyer with extensive experience in complex commercial litigation. He has tried cases in state and federal court, argued at the trial and appellate level (including the Delaware Supreme Court), and led litigation teams in highly publicized cases. He has litigated disputes involving federal securities law, breach of contract, fraudulent inducement, conversion, unjust enrichment, class actions, derivative claims, and breach of fiduciary duty, and has particular expertise in cases concerning complex financial products, including RMBS, CDOs, and CDS.
Nicholas is a partner at Kauff Laton Miller LLP. Prior to that, he was at Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan LLP, and before that at Debevoise & Plimpton LLP. He is a magna cum laude graduate of the University of Michigan Law School, where he was an editor of the Michigan Law Review and was elected to the Order of the Coif. He clerked for Judge Timothy B. Dyk of the Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit and received his B.A. from Columbia University.