Mr. Mead was a Judicial Clerk in the Superior Court of the State of Connecticut from 2000 to 2003 and clerked for Superior Court Judges on Criminal, including murder/manslaughter trials; in 2004 Mr. Mead drafted the appellate briefs for both the Connecticut Appellate Court and the Connecticut Supreme Court on a litigation matter of an issue of first impression which resulted in a unanimous reversal by Connecticut’s highest court and changed the tort landscape of the State of Connecticut, an amicus curiae brief by the Connecticut Trial Lawyers Association was filed supporting Mr. Mead’s position on the brief; upon arriving in New York City in 2004 Mr. Mead successfully litigated immigration/asylum cases with asylum grants and remands, appeals before the Board of Immigration Appeals and in the Second Circuit Court of Appeals on Petitions for Review; from 2004 to 2008 Mr. Mead handled litigation for a major company including trials and appeals; from 2008 to 2012 Mr. Mead has handled hundreds of trials to verdict representing complex litigation matters, as well as declaratory judgment actions in Supreme Court and in Federal Court on Criminal R.I.C.O. in the E.D.N.Y. and S.D.N.Y., Mr. Mead has also obtained dismissal on a White Collar Criminal case in Kings County Criminal Court, involving a joint task force between the District Attorney’s Office, and New York State Attorney General. Mr. Mead has also tried both bench and jury criminal trials in State and Federal Court including D.W.I. charges to verdict with acquittals, as well as federal RICO trial(s).
- Quinnipiac University School of Law, Juris Doctor
- SUNY Binghamton, History, B.A.
- The State Bar of New York
- The State Bar of Connecticut
- Eastern District Courts of New York
- Southern District Courts of New York
- Second Circuit Court of Appeals