John Arrastia is Partner with Genovese Joblove & Battista, P.A, where he focuses his practice on domestic and international litigation, arbitrations, and appeals, with a focus on business, commercial, and insurance disputes.
Prior to joining the firm, Arrastia established Arrastia Capote Partners, LLP and was also an attorney and partner with large national and regional law firms. He has represented various Fortune 500 companies and insurers, as well as smaller publicly-traded companies, privately-held businesses, and individuals in a variety of disputes at all stages of litigation, pre-litigation, and appeals. Arrastia has been the lead attorney in jury and bench trials, appeals, arbitrations, and dispositive motions in state and federal jurisdictions.
Arrastia is also an experienced arbitrator, representing clients before arbitration panels and tribunals. He is a member of the Panel of Arbitrators of the American Arbitration Association and as an associate of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators. As an arbitrator, he has presided over cases involving a wide variety of issues including contracts, fraud, banking, real estate, personal services contracts, consulting agreements, and other business relationships. As an advocate, he has represented clients before arbitration panels on claims arising from diverse issues including real estate transactions, business dissolutions, fraud, and contracts. Additionally, Arrastia has also served as a court-appointed fiduciary as a receiver in both state and federal courts.