Joseph J. Cherico


One Canterbury Green
201 Broad St.
Stamford, CT 06901
Mr. Cherico is a litigation Partner and the Office Managing Partner in the Firm's Stamford office. He represents clients in complex commercial litigation, including matters related to mortgage underwriting and lending, insurance coverage and other contractual disputes, and financial services and other business-related litigation. He regularly appears in state and federal courts of Connecticut and New York, and has significant courtroom and arbitration experience. Prior to joining McCarter, Mr. Cherico practiced in the litigation departments of Shearman & Sterling in New York and Paul, Hastings, Janofsky & Walker in Stamford.


  • J.D., Fordham University School of Law, cum laude, 1995
  • B.A., Fordham University, 1992

Bar Admissions

Connecticut, New York