Originally from Lewiston, Idaho, Josh attended Seattle University where he received a Bachelor of Social Work, cum laude, in 2003. In 2007 he received his J.D., magna cum laude, from Lewis & Clark Law School.
While at Lewis & Clark, Josh was a member of Lewis & Clark Law Review, serving as an Articles Editor in 2006-2007. Following the first year of law school he served as a summer clerk for Judge Michael Mosman of the United States District Court of Oregon. Josh joined the firm as a summer associate in 2006 and continued working as a law clerk until he became a full-time associate shortly after obtaining his J.D.
Josh spends the majority of his time working out of the Haglund Kelley office in Astoria, where he lives
Under the Guise of Treaty Rights: The Nez Perce Tribe of Idaho, Steelhead, and Gillnetting, 29 Pub. Land & Resources L. Rev. 63 (2008)