Josh Burday joined Loevy & Loevy in 2015, where he has worked on a wide variety of matters including Freedom of Information Act and First Amendment cases as well as assorted business litigation.

Josh graduated from the University of Chicago Law School in 2015 where he received the Dean’s Certificate of Recognition for his pro bono service. While there he completed clinical and summer work in the Civil Rights, Police Accountability Project. This included working with a team of attorneys to obtain a seven figure jury verdict in a § 1983 action for a client who had drugs planted on him by corrupt S.O.S. officers and had spent nearly a year wrongfully imprisoned as a result. Josh also spent a year working at the Illinois Torture Inquiry and Relief Commission helping Jon Burge torture victims.

Additionally, while in law school Josh performed federal appellate work in Washington, D.C., where he worked at the Department of Justice, Office of Immigration Litigation, Appellate Section. His work included briefing cases in the Second and Ninth Circuits.

Education
University of Chicago Law School, Chicago, Illinois

  • J.D., 2015