DRI, originally founded as the Defense Research Institute in 1960, is “The Voice of the Defense Bar.” DRI is the leading organization of defense attorneys and in-house counsel and the largest international membership organization of attorneys defending the interests of business and individuals in civil litigation. The organization provides access to resources and tools for attorneys who strive to provide high-quality, balanced, and excellent service to their clients and corporations.
“I am excited to have been selected to join the Construction Steering Committee,” said Campione. “I look forward to collaborating with my fellow committee members to keep the organization and all of its members informed of new developments in the area of construction law.”
Campione is a principal at Bressler, representing businesses of all sizes in litigation, complex negotiation, arbitration (U.S. and International), mediation, transactions, and counseling. He has represented business clients with legal issues, and assisted them with preventing legal issues, for more than 20 years. He has extensive experience in the courtroom, before regulatory boards, before arbitration tribunals, pre-trial litigation practice, transactional work, and negotiations. He has been, and continues to be, lead counsel for clients in state and federal courts at trial and appellate levels and in U.S. and International arbitrations with the AAA, ICC and UNCITRAL rules. In addition to his career in the civilian legal profession, he serves in the United States Marine Corps as a Judge Advocate. He has been awarded several medals for his hard work and dedication to the military and most recently received the ABA Military Pro Bono Project Outstanding Services Award, conferred by the American Bar Association.
Campione received a bachelor’s degree from Ramapo College of New Jersey in 1991, a Juris Doctor from Seton Hall University School of Law in 1999, graduated from U.S. Naval Justice School in 2005, Marine Corps Expeditionary Warfare School in 2011 and Marine Corps Command and Staff College in 2013.
Bressler, Amery & Ross, P.C. is a leading full-service law firm that represents Fortune 500 corporations, midsize and small privately held companies, investment advisers, brokerage firms, banks, franchises, insurers, and non-profits. The firm also represents emerging companies and high-net-worth individuals and families. Bressler’s legal services include financial institutions and securities, insurance litigation, labor and employment, environmental, corporate, and commercial transactions, real estate, bankruptcy, and business, commercial, fiduciary, and general litigation. An NLJ 500, Law360 Top 400 and New Jersey Law Journal Top 20 firm, Bressler has been recognized by U.S. News’ Best Lawyers in America and Best Law Firms, Chambers U.S.A., Super Lawyers, and various Business Journal’s Top Law Firms. Bressler has more than 150 attorneys across offices in Florham Park, NJ, New York, NY, Birmingham, AL, Fort Lauderdale and Miami, FL, Washington, D.C., Charlotte, NC, and Houston and Dallas, TX. For more information, visit www.bressler.com.