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Joshua B. Christensen


Joshua is a litigation attorney with a particular focus on appellate practice, with experience briefing and arguing cases in Missouri appellate courts as well as the federal Eighth Circuit Court of Appeals. His trial-court experience includes multiple jury trials and judge-tried cases, in addition to many cases successfully resolved prior to trial through dispositive motions.

Joshua's trial and appellate practice spans a broad and diverse range of tort and commercial litigation, including employment discrimination, medical negligence, products liability, wrongful death, premises liability, breach of contract, and construction disputes.

Speaking Engagements
  • "Minimizing Employer Liability During Reopening and Recovery," Springfield Area Chamber of Commerce Virtual Event, June 2020 (speaker)
Government Service
  • The Honorable L. Scott Coogler, U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Alabama (Federal Law Clerk, 2011-2012)

  • The Best Lawyers in America©Medical Malpractice Law-Defendants; Appellate Practice; Personal Injury Litigation-Defendants, 2021-2023
  • Missouri Lawyers Weekly, Up & Coming Class, 2017
  • Leadership Springfield, Signature Class 32
  • Super Lawyers®, Missouri/Kansas, Rising Stars, Appellate, 2015-2022