- Employment Litigation
- Wrongful Termination
- Breach of Contract
- Wage and Hour Law
|University ||University of California, Berkeley, B.A., 2004|
|Law School||University of California, Berkeley, Boalt Hall School of Law, J.D., 2010; Associate Editor, Berkeley Journal of Employment and Labor Law, Fall 2008-Fall 2009|
|Admitted||2014, 9th Circuit Court of Appeals; 2014, California - E.D. Cal.; 2010, California; 2011, California - C.D. Cal.; 2012, California - N.D. Cal.|
Joshua Kuns is an Associate in the San Francisco, California office of Jackson Lewis P.C.
Mr. Kuns represents management clients in employment litigation matters. Mr. Kuns defends employers in all areas of employment-related litigation, including claims of wrongful termination, discrimination, breach of contract, and violations of wage and hour laws. He handles employment cases at both the state and federal level, as well as before the Department of Labor Standards Enforcement.
Prior to joining Jackson Lewis, Mr. Kuns worked as an associate attorney for a civil-litigation boutique located in Long Beach, California. Mr. Kuns' practice focused on both defending employers in discrimination and wage and hour cases, as well as representing plaintiffs. In addition to having drafted countless motions, pleadings, and the like, Mr. Kuns has conducted over a dozen depositions of key deponents and defended many others. Mr. Kuns has prepared plaintiffs cases all the way through trial, as well as counseled clients in settling national class actions.
Mr. Kuns is a member of the California State Bar and its Labor and Employment Section.
Mr. Kuns earned a J.D. from the University of California, Berkeley School of Law (Boalt Hall) in 2010, where he was an Associate Editor of theBerkeley Journal of Employment and Labor Law. He received a B.A. in Rhetoric from University of California, Berkeley in 2004, whereat he was named the Diversity Advocate of the Year by Residential and Student Service Programs. Mr. Kuns was honored as a 2013 Rising Star by Northern California Super Lawyers.
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