Joseph D. Penachio

Joseph D. Penachio, Partner

Direct Line: 212-554-0459
Fax Line: 212-554-0444

Joseph D. Penachio

Joe’s practice focuses on music, digital media, executive compensation, music branding and licensing and video game agreements. Before joining Grubman Shire Meiselas & Sacks, P.C., he practiced commercial litigation at Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP, and commercial litigation and intellectual property law at the New York office of Paul Hastings Janofsky & Walker.

Representative Transactions

Major transactions – Numerous transactions in the fields of music, branding and licensing, digital media, executive compensation and video games.  Details available on request.


  • Harvard College (A.B., Magna Cum Laude, 1988)
  • New York University School of Law (J.D., Cum Laude, 1993) New York University Law Review, 1992-1993

Awards / Honors

Editor, New York Law Review (1992-1993)