Vito R. Pitta
- Co-Managing Partner
Vito R. Pitta is co-managing partner at Pitta LLP. In that capacity, Mr. Pitta routinely offers campaign finance and lobbying disclosure compliance counsel and advice to the firm’s candidate committee, political action committee, labor union, not-for-profit and corporate clients. He represents the firm’s clients before the Federal Election Commission, the New York State Board of Elections, and the New York City Campaign Finance Board, as well as the New York State Joint Commission on Public Ethics and the New York City Clerk.
Vito R. Pitta is also a member of Pitta LLP’s affiliated lobbying firm, Pitta Bishop & Del Giomo LLC. Resident in the firm’s New York City office, Mr. Pitta concentrates his efforts on behalf of the firm’s clients in advocacy before all local government bodies and agencies, including the Office of the Mayor, Office of the Public Advocate, Office of the Comptroller and the New York City Council. Mr. Pitta Routinely monitors, attends and reports to clients on legislative hearings and hearings of various executive and administrative agencies, and he serves as a liaison between clients and various industry-specific organizations.
A native New Yorker, Mr. Pitta is a graduate of Manhattan’s Regis High School. In 2008, he received his Bachelor of Arts, summa cum laude, in interdisciplinary study from New York University’s Gallatin School of Individualized Study. Having concentrated in law, language and linguistics, Mr. Pitta was a Lewis Rudin Scholar for the Entirety of his undergraduate career and was a Founders’ Day Award recipient and Honors Scholar. He received his Juris Doctor, cum laude, from Brooklyn Law School in 2011, where he was a Carlswell Scholar.
Mr. Pitta is also a licensed New York State real estate broker.
Areas Of Practice
- Political Law
- Government Relations
- Political Campaign Compliance
- New York, 2012
- Brooklyn Law School, Brooklyn, New York
- J.D. - 2011
- Honors: cum laude
- Honors: Carlswell Scholar
- Gallatin School of Individualized Study, New York University, New York, New York
- B.A. - 2008
- Honors: summa cum laude
- Honors: Lewis Rudin Scholar
- Honors: Founders’ Day Award recipient
- Honors: Honors Scholar
- Major: Law, language, and linguistics
- Manhattan’s Regis High School