Josh graduated Magna Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Science from the University of Rhode Island in 1991. Josh graduated Cum Laude and with a Juris Doctorate in Law from the University of Miami in 1994. Josh is admitted to practice law in Florida, Rhode Island, and New York. Josh is admitted to the practice in all State Courts in Florida and the United States District Court for the Southern District of Florida and the United States District Court for the Middle District of Florida.
Josh is a Board Certified Criminal Defense Lawyer. This means that the Florida Bar recognizes Josh as a specialist in the area of Criminal Trial Law. Board Certification by the Florida Bar is the highest level of recognition by the Florida Bar of the competency and experience of attorneys in the referenced area of law.
Josh has practiced Criminal Defense for more than 23 years and has represented thousands of individuals charged with all types of criminal offenses, including but not limited to misdemeanor offenses, such as assault, domestic violence battery, drug possession, theft, etc. and felony offenses, such as grand theft, burglary, armed robbery, car jacking, possession of a firearm by a convicted felon, and murder. See Josh’s Notable Criminal Case Results.
In addition to Criminal Defense, Josh is also a very experienced practitioner in the areas of civil litigation, family law and commercial litigation.
Admitted to Florida Bar, 1995; Admitted to Federal Bar for the Southern District of Florida, 1996, Admitted to Federal Bar for the Middle District of Florida, 2002; Admitted to New York Bar 1996.
Admitted to Rhode Island Bar, 1995; Admitted to Federal Bar for the United States District Court of Rhode Island, 1997.
Honors and Awards:
University of Miami School of Law – American Jurisprudence Book Award: Commercial Law I; American Jurisprudence Book Award: Estimated Economic Damages.
University of Rhode Island – Beta Gamma Sigma Honor Society, Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society, Golden Key National Honor Society, Dean’s List, Recipient: Clifford B. Scott Memorial Scholarship.
Josh practices in the following areas: