Josh Burk

Josh
Burk

Associate

Associate

Education
  • University of Virginia School of Law (J.D., 2016)
  • Ouachita Baptist University (B.A., 2007, Mass Communications and Spanish) summa cum laude
Clerkships
  • Hon. Lavenski Smith, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit
Admissions
  • California
  • New York

Josh Burk focuses on complex commercial litigation, managing all aspects of a case for a wide variety of clients.

Prior to joining Hueston Hennigan, Mr. Burk was an associate at Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher, LLP, where he represented clients in complex commercial litigation matters in state and federal courts including securities, class actions, and contract disputes. He also has significant experience representing clients in government investigations.

Mr. Burk has also handled a number of pro bono matters, including two asylum appeals. While in law school, he also represented indigent clients in the juvenile justice system and in consumer rights cases.

During law school, Mr. Burk was a Law and Public Service Fellow and also interned for the California Office of the Attorney General, Consumer Law Section. He also served as a member of the editorial board of the Virginia Law Review.

Experience

Represent Endo Pharmaceuticals in national opioid litigation in California and multi-district litigation.

Represent Palantir Technologies in a case involving misappropriation of trade secrets and other wrongful conduct.

Represent Monster Energy Company in connection with patent and trademark matters against Vital Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

Conducting an independent investigation for a public research institution into improper activities.