K. Joshua Scott

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  • Associate at Jackson Lewis P.C. (888 Attorneys)
  • 100 International Drive, Suite 363, Portsmouth, NH 03801
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    4.6/5.0 (12)
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Joshua Scott is an Associate in the Portsmouth, New Hampshire, office of Jackson Lewis P.C. His practice covers all aspects of employment litigation, including state and federal claims and matters before administrative agencies such as the New Hampshire Commission for Human Rights, the New Hampshire Department of Labor, the Maine Human Rights Commission and the Equal Opportunity Commission.

Mr. Scott practices in both state and federal court and has handled cases involving claims of race, age, disability, sexual orientation and sex discrimination, as well as sexual harassment, retaliatory discharge, non-compete/restrictive covenant issues and medical leaves.

In the News

May 3, 2018
Jackson Lewis

Jackson Lewis and Its Attorneys Recognized in Chambers USA 2018

WHITE PLAINS, NY (May 3, 2018) Jackson Lewis P.C., one of the country’s preeminent workplace law firms, is pleased to announce the firm and 72 of its attorneys have been recognized in the 2018 edition of Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business, a prestigious annual guide ranking the leading law firms in the U.S.The firm...

March 17, 2017
Business NH Magazine

Joshua Scott Authors What to Expect When You’re Inspected

Joshua Scott authors What to Expect When You’re Inspected, published by Business NH Magazine.Subscription may be required to view article


Court Issues Warning To The Bar Regarding Use Of “Boilerplate” Discovery Objections
April 11, 2017

In Liguria Foods, Inc. v.

By K. Joshua Scott and Brett M. Anders


Nov 9

Portsmouth, NH

2018 Annual Portsmouth Employment Law Conference

When November 9, 2018 - 8:00 AM to 12:15 PM EST

Location 100 Deer St. - Portsmouth, NH
Credits: CLE - Pending, HRCI - Pending, SHRM - Pending

Areas of Practice (5)

  • General Employment Litigation
  • Workplace Safety and Health
  • Healthcare
  • Real Estate
  • Technology

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
603-559-2711  Phone
(603) 559-2701  Fax
University Attended:
University of New Hampshire, B.A., summa cum laude Golden Key, 1999
Law School Attended:
University of Maine School of Law, J.D., cum laude, 2005
Year of First Admission:
2013, Maine - D. Me.; 2006, New Hampshire - D. N.H.; 2013, Maine; 2006, New Hampshire; 2014, 1st Circuit Court of Appeals

Professional Associations and Activities

•American Bar Association
•Maine State Bar Association
•New Hampshire Society for Prevention of Cruelty to Animals, President
•New Hampshire State Bar Association
•Portsmouth Historical Society, Board of Directors (2006 - 2012)
•Rye Water District, Moderator


Peer Reviews

  • 4.6/5.0 (12 reviews)
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  • 5.0/5.0 Rated by a Senior Associate on 09/11/17 in Business Law

  • 5.0/5.0 Rated by a Managing Partner on 07/03/17 in Labor and Employment

    As a plaintiff's lawyer, I see Josh when he is defending corporations, or people, I've sued. Unlike many other defense lawyers, it is clear, at least to me, he is working toward his clients' best interests and isn't just billing them. You'd be surp... Read more

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    As a plaintiff's lawyer, I see Josh when he is defending corporations, or people, I've sued. Unlike many other defense lawyers, it is clear, at least to me, he is working toward his clients' best interests and isn't just billing them. You'd be surprised how rare this is. So many defense lawyers waste time making needless moves just to bill clients. Josh doesn't' and I respect him for it. Read less

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