Joseph Vrabel has been General Counsel to BlaisCo LLC for close to 15 years. Prior to that, he was a senior partner at Bowditch and Dewey. His work consists of Department of Defense contract negotiations and corporate advice on all aspects of business law including mergers, acquisitions, banking, and strategic partnering opportunities. Vrabel is a past president of the Massachusetts Bar Association, the Massachusetts Bar Foundation, the Massachusetts Town Counsel Association, and Massachusetts Continuing Legal Education (MCLE), where he continues to serve as trustee. He has taught Business Law at Babson College, and he currently teaches Public Law for the School of Government Master of Public Administration Program. He is also an arbitrator for the American Arbitration Association, Real Estate Bar Association (REBA), and MWI in Boston. He frequently serves as an expert witness in legal malpractice cases in both State and Federal courts.