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ATTORNEY JOSHUA P. WARD

ABOUT Attorney Joshua P. Ward

Partner

Personal Injury / Products Liability

About

Joshua graduated magna cum laude from University of Pittsburgh, Main Campus, with a BA in American History. Joshua earned his Juris Doctorate at Duquesne University School of Law.  While attending law school Joshua received the following honors and awards. Joshua was Champion and received the highest individual award as First Place Advocate for Excellence in Trial Advocacy, by The Academy of Trial Lawyers of Allegheny County, 2014.  He was a member of the Duquesne National Trial Team, participated in the Buffalo-Niagara Mock Trial Competition, and the Gourley Cup, 2013 and 2014.  Joshua received the Shalom Moot Court Award, 2014. He was invited to Write On to the Duquesne Law Review in 2012, an honor only awarded to the top 15% of the law school class. He also received awards for Outstanding Brief and Oral Argument, Duquesne Legal Research and Writing Center, 2012.  In 2014, Joshua was inducted into The Order of Barristers, which includes those nationally recognized for outstanding performance in regional, national, and international interscholastic moot court competitions. In 1973, Martindale-Hubbell, Inc. acknowledged the distinction of being selected to membership in the Order by agreeing to list it among the scholastic distinctions included in a lawyer’s curriculum vitae.

Joshua has worked with multiple law firms in Pittsburgh, including Cohen and Grigsby, P.C., and Edgar Snyder and Associates.  Joshua has experience in personal injury law, vehicular negligence, medical malpractice, premises liability, products liability, contract law, debt collection and minority shareholder disputes.

Education

  • BA American History - University of Pittsburgh
  • Juris Doctorate - Duquesne University School of Law

Leadership, Membership & Honors

  • Champion and received the highest individual award as First Place Advocate for Excellence in Trial Advocacy, by The Academy of Trial Lawyers of Allegheny County, 2014.
  • Member of the Duquesne National Trial Team.
  • Buffalo-Niagara Mock Trial Competition Participant.
  • Gourley Cup, 2013 and 2014
  • Shalom Moot Court Award, 2014
  • Invited to write on to the Duquesne Law Review in 2012, an honor reserved for only the top %15 of the class.
  • Awards for Outstanding Brief and Oral Argument, Duquesne Legal Research and Writing Center, 201
Attorney Joshua P. Ward is known for always following through and aiming for nothing less than excellence in the results for his clients.

Attorney Focus Areas

  • Personal Injury
  • DWI/DUI Defense
  • Consumer Debt Defense
  • Civil Litigation
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