Joshua works in the firm’s Catastrophic Loss practice area, including the areas of liability defense and property subrogation. He represents contractors, owners, insurance companies, and product manufacturers in matters related to construction law as well as environmental and pollution law.
Prior to practicing law, Joshua was employed for several years as an engineer and construction-project manager after receiving his degree in civil engineering. His clients benefit from his experience with the design and construction of industrial, agricultural and commercial facilities. His foundational knowledge of engineering, daily construction practices and other technical issues strengthens his ability to assess claims and effectively communicate with experts.
His certifications include Hazardous Waste Operations and Emergency Response Standard (HAZWOPER) as well as Engineer-In-Training (EIT). Josh is a member of the American Society of Civil Engineers, the American Concrete Institute, and the Minnesota State Bar Association. He is also certified as a 29 CFR 1910.120(q) Hazardous Materials Technician (ProBoard).
Josh has been a guest speaker at the National Association of Subrogation Professionals (NASP) regional conference. The NASP is a nonprofit organization devoted to the education, training, networking, and sharing of information among attorneys and insurance agents who deal with subrogation.
He was a national finalist in the William E. McGee National Civil Rights Moot Court Competition, an interscholastic appellate moot court competition sponsored by the University of Minnesota Law School.