Josh joined Birketts as a Trainee in September 2023, following a period of employment as a Paralegal in the Firm’s Social Housing Team. During his time at Birketts so far Josh has worked closely with both Regional and National Registered Providers, providing services including:
- Developing new strategies externally and internally to client businesses for the purposes of defending disrepair claims faced by RPs.
- Chairing regular meetings within client businesses, providing targeted advice on a range of Housing Management issues.
- Delivering training sessions regarding emergent issues within the sector.
- Assisting clients in navigating new regulatory frameworks.
Before joining Birketts, Josh worked for the litigation team in a London High Street Law Firm, supplementing his existing legal education with a wide variety of contentious practical experience while supporting both commercial and private clients.
Josh attended the University of Bristol, where he graduated with a 2:1 in History; he decided to pivot to a career in law, graduating his Legal Practice Course with Distinction in December 2021 before joining Birketts in February 2022.