Joe Binder is a corporate associate and a member of the firm’s Investment Management Group.

His practice focuses on advising sponsors of private investment funds, including buyout, credit opportunities and direct lending, real estate and venture funds. Mr. Binder’s recent experience includes acting for clients such as Audax Management Company, Crescent Capital Group, HarbourVest Partners, Morgan Stanley, One Rock Capital, Sequoia Capital and Stone Point Capital.

Mr. Binder joined Debevoise in 2013. He earned his J.D. from Brooklyn Law School summa cum laude in 2013. Mr. Binder is the co-author of “A Model for Measuring the Expected Value of Assuming Tax-Partnership Liability,” an article published by the Brooklyn Journal of Corporate, Financial & Commercial Law in 2013.

He received a B.A. magna cum laude from Northeastern Illinois University in 2008. Prior to law school, Mr. Binder worked as a communications consultant to nonprofit organizations in New York, Washington, D.C., and Chicago.


  • Brooklyn Law School, 2013, J.D.
  • Northeastern Illinois University, 2008, B.A.

Bar Admissions

  • New York