Joe Carlucci at Jacob Burns Film Center
Joe Carlucci at Jacob Burns Film Center
Photo courtesy of Lynda Shenkman


White Plains, NY – September 27, 2023 – Cuddy & Feder LLP is proud to announce that Joseph P. Carlucci, a partner at the firm, has been awarded the prestigious Jacob Burns Film Center (JBFC) David Swope Leadership Award. This esteemed recognition reflects Joe’s longstanding commitment to leadership and community service, both within the legal profession and in Westchester County.

The David Swope Leadership Award, named after one of JBFC’s founding leaders, David Swope, is a testament to Joe’s exceptional contributions as a founding board member of JBFC. Over the years, he has demonstrated unwavering dedication and passion in his service to this renowned cultural institution.

Photos courtesy of Lynda Shenkman


Joe is a prominent figure in the Westchester community with a strong focus on education and the arts. He serves as Vice-Chairman of the Mercy University Board of Trustees and has held leadership roles in various local organizations. He has also served as a trustee for the Mill-Land Conservation Trust and the Westchester Arts Council.

At Cuddy & Feder, Joe specializes in the firm’s Industrial Development Revenue Bond Practice, representing both large and small corporations. His extensive experience covers various corporate matters, including business contracts, partnership agreements, employment contracts, and lending transactions. Joe also has a notable track record representing real estate entrepreneurs in acquisitions, sales, leasing, financing, and obtaining approvals for development projects.

“Joe’s receipt of the Jacob Burns Film Center David Swope Leadership Award is a testament to his exemplary leadership, dedication to community betterment, and outstanding legal expertise,” said Anthony B. Gioffre III, Managing Partner at Cuddy & Feder. “We are immensely proud of Joe’s accomplishments and the positive impact he has made, both within our firm and in the Westchester County community.”

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