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Alumni of the Month Program

Each month, Touro Law Center’s Alumni and Development Office recognizes one outstanding alum for his or her contribution to the legal field, service to the law school, or other outstanding achievement. If you would like to nominate a fellow alum, please contact the Director of Alumni Relations at 631.761.7063 or via e-mail.

March 2013

Joseph Marger

Joseph Marger

Class of 1989
Reed Smith

Touro Law Center's Office of Development, Alumni Relations and Communications is proud to announce that Joseph Marger ’89 has been selected as the alum of the month for March 2013.  Mr. Marger was an editor for the Touro Law Review while attending law school and he remains an active member of the Touro Law Center Community through the Dean’s Alumni Advisory Council. His accomplished career highlighted in the bio below. On behalf of the entire law school community, we extend our congratulations to Joseph Marger.

Joseph Marger is a partner with the New York City Law Firm of Reed Smith LLP. He joined the firm in 1997 and has substantial experience in all aspects of the sale and acquisition of real estate, both single asset and portfolio transactions, including industrial and commercial single-user facilities, shopping centers, hotels, office buildings and multi-family residential properties. He is equally experienced in real estate finance, including sale-leaseback and build-to-suit financing transactions, traditional loan documentation for borrowers and institutional lenders for construction and development and stabilized assets, including securitized transactions. In addition, Mr. Marger has extensive experience in the representation of landlords and tenants in negotiating and drafting significant commercial office leases, bank branch leases, and retail and restaurant leases and New York City and across the country; and in structuring transactions and drafting partnership and limited liability company agreements involving pension funds, developers, investment banks, private equity funds and individual investors.

Prior to joining Reed Smith, he was with the firm of Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP.   He is a member of Touro Law Center’s Dean’s Alumni Advisory Council and is a strong supporter of the Law Center and its programs.


  • Touro College  Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center , 1989, J.D., Class Valedictorian, Dean's Fellow Merit Scholar, Editorial Board Touro Law Review
  • St. John's University, 1984, B.A., with Honors

Professional Admissions / Qualifications

  • Pennsylvania
  • New York
  • Connecticut

Alumni of the Month