Joseph S. Sileo

Of Counsel
Scranton, PA
125 N. Washington Ave.; Suite 220 | Scranton, PA 18503
T 570.209.7224
F 570.871.4595


Joe practices in the Labor and Employment practice group, and has exclusively represented both private and public employers in labor and employment matters since his admission to the Pennsylvania Bar in 1993. He regularly defends employers in discrimination cases, and other employment-related litigation, in federal and state court as well as in connection with administrative proceedings before the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission and state employment practice agencies. He also counsels and provides day-to-day advice to employers on employment-related issues. Joe’s extensive experience with wage and hour compliance matters includes assisting employers with drafting legally compliant wage and hour policies, facilitating employer self-audits, and defending employers in connection with wage and hour/overtime litigation and investigations by state/ federal agencies.

Memberships and Affiliations

  • Pennsylvania Bar Association
  • Lackawanna County Bar Association
  • Lackawanna Pro Bono - Volunteer Attorney
  • Lackawanna Bar Association/Young Lawyers Division - Margaret M. Gavin Award, 2002
  • Nativity Miguel School of Scranton - Board Member
  • EOTC of Northeastern PA, Board of Directors
  • Penn State Alumni Association
  • Leadership Lackawanna Alumnus
  • Newton Township, Solicitor
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Related Practices / Industries


  • The Pennsylvania State University
  • Thomas M. Cooley Law School, J.D., Summa Cum Laude

Bar Admissions

  • Pennsylvania, 1993

Court Admissions

  • U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Pennsylvania
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit