Joshua D. Roberts
Joshua D. Roberts is an associate attorney at the law firm of Gordon, Edelstein, Krepack, Grant, Felton & Goldstein, LLP, and has experience with both the applicant and defense sides of the Workers' Compensation system. This insight enables him to analyze cases from both angles, bringing a unique perspective to his representation of injured workers.
Mr. Roberts' knowledge base is also greatly enhanced by the experience he gained as a judicial extern for the Honorable Jeffrey W. Johnson of the California Court of Appeal, Second District, Division 1. In that position he performed extensive legal research and drafted bench memoranda on a variety of appellate matters, including murder, breach of contract, fraud and anti SLAAP motions. It was an invaluable experience that will serve him well throughout his career.
Mr. Roberts is knowledgeable in all phases of Workers' Compensation litigation, from conducting physician cross-examinations and drafting complaints and discovery motions to representing applicants at depositions, mandatory settlement conferences, arbitrations and trials.
Mr. Roberts received a bachelor's degree in Communication from the University of Southern California. While earning his Juris Doctor from Southwestern Law School, he was a staff member of the Journal of International Law, and served as a law clerk for the Los Angeles City Attorney.
Mr. Roberts is a member of the California Applicants' Attorneys Association and is admitted to practice law in the State of California.