Joseph D. Kondela

Joseph Kondela - Discrimination Attorneys, Employment Discrimination Lawyer, Defense Lawyer & Free Consultation Lawyers in Youngstown, OH - The Law Firm of Green Haines Sgambati



A lifelong Youngtown resident, Attorney Kondela’s clients include a number of trade union fringe benefit funds, apprenticeship committees, building committees, scholarship funds and collection agencies including those affiliated with, Sheet Metal Workers Local No. 33 Youngstown District, Plumbers and Pipefitters Local No. 396, Bricklayers Local No. 8, Cement Masons Local No. 179, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local Nos. 64 and 573, Ironworkers Local No. 207, Operating Engineers Local No. 66, Roofers Local No. 71, Painters Local No. 476 and Glaziers Local No. 847.  He has also represented a number of public employee unions including the Ohio Education Association, Mahoning County Sanitary Engineer Employees Union, International Association of Firefighters and Youngtown Police Ranking Officers Union.

Areas of Practice:

ERISA – Multi Employer Benefit Plans
Labor and Employment Law
Commercial and Fringe Benefit Collections
Personal Injury and Medical Malpractice – Plaintiff
Commercial Leasing
Creditor’s Rights in Bankruptcy
Litigation and Appeals

Bar Admissions:

Ohio, 1999
U.S. District Court Northern District of Ohio, 2004


The University of Akron School of Law, Akron, Ohio

Youngstown State University, Youngstown, Ohio, 1996
Major:  History
Graduate with Distinction, the University’s highest honor for graduate students, for a 4.0 g.p.a.

Youngstown State University, Youngstown, Ohio, 1993
Major:  History

Professional Associations and Memberships:

Ohio State Bar Association, Member
Mahoning County Bar Association, Member
Ohio Association of Justice and the International Foundation of Employee Benefits,
Chairman of the Mahoning County Law Library Resources Board,
appointed by the judges of the Mahoning County Area and Municipal Courts, Present