Josh joined Birketts in February 2022 as a Paralegal in the Social Housing Team. Josh provides assistance to both Local Authorities and Housing associations, with duties including:
- Defending landlords in disrepair actions.
- Providing quantum and liability advice regarding client exposure to claims.
- Advising clients in pursuing and defending claims against neighbours.
- Assisting clients in navigating new regulatory frameworks.
Before joining Birketts, Josh worked for the litigation team of a high street law firm, where he dealt extensively with private and public property disputes from their inception through to trial stage. The broad nature of the work gave him invaluable experience of a wide range of disputes, and dealing with complex client needs.
Josh attended the University of Bristol where he graduated with a 2:1(Hons) in History. He then proceeded to achieve a Commendation in his Graduate Diploma in Law and a Distinction on his Legal Practice Course.