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Joshua M. Wesneski is an associate in the Washington, D.C. office of Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher. He practices in the firm’s Appellate and Constitutional Law, Administrative Law and Regulatory Practice, and Litigation groups.
Mr. Wesneski has represented clients in a wide variety of appellate matters in the state supreme courts, the federal courts of appeals, and the U.S. Supreme Court. He maintains an active trial-level practice, and was a member of the defense team in the first ever antitrust class-action suit involving both direct and indirect purchasers tried before a single jury, prevailing after a trial lasting several weeks. Mr. Wesneski also advises and represents clients in proceedings before administrative agencies.
Representative appellate matters include:
Before joining the firm, Mr. Wesneski worked as a litigation associate in a New York law firm. Mr. Wesneski thereafter clerked for Judge Barrington D. Parker, Jr. of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit and Judge Kenneth M. Karas of the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York.
Mr. Wesneski received his law degree, summa cum laude, from Cornell Law School in 2014, where he was Editor-in-Chief of the Cornell Law Review. He received his B.A. in English from the University of Oklahoma in 2011.
Mr. Wesneski is a member of the District of Columbia and New York bars, and he is admitted to practice before the U.S. Supreme Court, the U.S. Courts of Appeals for the First, Third, Fourth, Fifth, Ninth, and D.C. Circuits, as well as U.S. District Courts for the Southern District of New York, Eastern District of New York, and the District of Columbia.
Cornell University - 2014 Juris Doctor
University of Oklahoma - 2011 Bachelor of Arts
District of Columbia Bar
New York Bar