Joshua L. Stearns focuses his practice in the areas of energy and business litigation. Josh graduated magna cum laude while participating as a student-athlete for the University of Louisville football team.
Similarly, he graduated magna cum laude from the University of Louisville Brandeis School of Law, where he was the Editor-in-Chief for the Journal of Law and Education and a quarterfinalist on both the National Moot Court and National Tax Moot Court teams. Josh also earned a Certificate of Accounting from Bellarmine University while attending law school.
Successfully defended national retailer against improper construction arbitration claims
Advised Kentucky university on student disciplinary proceeding and contract disputes
Represented national healthcare client against Workforce Investment Opportunity Act claims
Provided guidance on 2018 U.S. Department of Education proposed Title IX regulations for higher education systems
J.D. University of Louisville, Brandeis School of Law, magna cum laude
B.A. University of Louisville, magna cum laude
American Bar Association
Kentucky Bar Association
Louisville Bar Association, Young Lawyers Division
Journal of Law and Education, Editor-in-Chief
Associate Board Member, Coalition for the Homeless
Street Law Teacher, Central High School Law and Government Magnet Program