Chicago IL 60606
- J.D., University of Michigan Law School, 2007
- B.A., summa cum laude, Western Michigan University, 2004
Bar & Court Admissions
- U.S. District Courts for the Central and Northern Districts of Illinois
- U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Indiana
- U.S. District Courts for the Western and Eastern Districts of Michigan
- U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit
Joshua D. Meeuwse
Josh represents private and public sector employers in all areas of labor and employment law. Josh advises employers on how to navigate the complex patchwork of laws in both union and non-union settings, and has extensive experience with discrimination and disability cases, wage and hour matters, employment and non-compete contracts, and union-related matters, including collective bargaining, arbitrations, strike planning, and strike-related litigation. Josh routinely represents employers in state and federal court and before a wide-range of administrative agencies, such as the National Labor Relations Board, the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, the Illinois Labor Relations Board, and the Illinois Human Rights Commission.
Josh was named a Rising Star by Illinois Super Lawyers for 2012 and 2013, an award that is given to only 2.5% of the lawyers in Illinois.
Josh graduated from the University of Michigan Law School in 2007. During law school, he served as the Managing Executive Editor of the University of Michigan Journal of Law Reform, and received the Louis Honigman Memorial Award for his significant contribution to the Journal. Josh was a summer clerk for the Honorable Richard A. Enslen, U.S. District Court Judge for the Western District of Michigan, and the National Labor Relations Board, Region 7.
Josh is a member of the American (Labor & Employment Section), Illinois State (Labor & Employment Section), Michigan, and Chicago Bar Associations.
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