Joshua Weedman

Counsel, New York



Joshua is focused on solving his clients' most complex legal problems. Joshua counsels domestic and international clients on successfully avoiding, resolving, and winning a wide variety of high-stakes commercial disputes -- many with billions of dollars at stake. Joshua has litigated and resolved fraud, bankruptcy, antitrust, and commercial contract disputes, many of which were class actions and multi-district litigations in courts throughout the nation. Joshua's reputation is based on his significant trial, hearing and appellate experience, both in federal and state courts across the United States, as well as before various arbitral tribunals.

Joshua also represents clients in white collar defense matters before the SEC, DOJ, and state attorneys general, and assists clients with other internal investigations. Joshua also has experience counseling clients in various corporate and litigation matters involving technology and intellectual property, and has significant experience representing clients with estate litigation.

Joshua maintains an active pro bono practice. Joshua presently represents a wrongly-convicted and exonerated individual in a federal civil rights action under 28 U.S.C. § 1983. He also frequently represents abused women throughout New York City in matrimonial and family law litigation.

Joshua is a member of the bars of the State of New York, the United States Supreme Court, the United States Courts of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit, and the U.S. District Courts for the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York.

Bars and Courts
New York State Bar
US District Court for the Southern District of New York
US District Court for the Eastern District of New York
US Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit
US Supreme Court
University of Michigan Law School
Furman University


Representation of a major generic drug manufacturer in multiple State Attorney General suits alleging False Claims Act, common law fraud, and consumer protection claims based on allegations that drug manufacturers reported inaccurate pricing to state agencies.

Representation of nation's largest diesel fuel provider in connection with allegations of rebate fraud brought by class-action plaintiffs in numerous state and federal courts.

Representation of investment placement agents in connection with “pay to play” political corruption investigations by the SEC, the DOJ, and numerous state attorneys general, as well as litigation arising from those investigations.

Representation of a large, multi-national corporation in connection with Foreign Corrupt Practices Act compliance, including conducting a worldwide internal investigation in cooperation with the U.S. Department of Justice.

Representation of a major overseas bank in connection with one of the largest bankruptcy adversary proceedings ever filed in the US alleging, inter alia, fraud, negligence, and aiding and abetting breaches of fiduciary duty.