Francesco Taddeo, Esq.

Francesco Taddeo concentrates his practice in the general practice of law including general and commercial Litigation, eal Estate transactions involving both buyers and sellers, Small Business consultation, Wills, Living Wills, Trusts and Estates, Real Estate transactions involving both buyers and sellers and Guardianship Matters.

He also has spent his legal career working in the areas of labor and employment law representing management and individual parties in the private and public sector; non-compete /restrictive covenant litigation, commercial litigation and business disputes. His practice involves litigation of all types of labor and employment matters in state and federal court, as well as administrative agencies, including discrimination claims, sexual harassment claims, breach of contract, whistleblower, public policy and employment-at-will claims, restrictive covenant and trade secret matters, business torts, labor collective bargaining contract negotiations, grievance arbitrations, organizing campaigns and NLRB claims.

He has served as a Judicial Law Clerk in Somerset County, and also served as the First Vice President of the Somerset County Bar Association as well as the Treasurer of the Somerset County Bar Foundation.  He is also an active member of the New Jersey State Bar Association, having served as a Member of the Executive Committee of its Young Lawyers Division and is currently on the NJSBA Labor and Employment Section Executive Committee on the Public Employment Section.  He is also a member of the Sidney Reitman Labor and Employment Law American Inn of Court.  He is also an editor for the Institute of Continuing Legal Education’s Labor and Employment Law publication as well as an editor research assistant for a chapter on "Employment Torts" in the Desk Reference Book, Business Torts Litigation published by the American Bar Association.
Selected for inclusion in New Jersey Super Lawyers, Rising Stars, (2011 and 2012) in the area of employment and labor, New Jersey Monthly Magazine (2011 and 2012) and included in New Jersey Super Lawyers, Rising Stars (2013) in the area of Government, City and Municipal Law.

Bar Admissions:

  • New Jersey
  • New York
  • U.S. District Court District of New Jersey
  • District of Columbia
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit
  • United States Supreme Court


Quinnipiac University School of Law, Hamden, Connecticut
Juris Doctor

Rutgers University, Livingston College, Piscataway, New Jersey
Bachelor of Arts
Major:  Political Science

Professional Associations and Memberships:

  • New Jersey State Bar Association, Labor and Employment, Litigation Sections, Member of Young Lawyers Division Executive Committee Board (2002-2007)
  • Somerset County Bar Association, First Vice President, Member of the Board of Trustees, Member Young Lawyers Division Executive Board
  • American Bar Association, Litigation and Labor and Employment Sections, Member
  • Member, NJSBA Sidney Reitman Labor and Employment Law American Inn of Court, Barrister


  • Italian