Josh Mahoney has joined Faegre Baker Daniels’ business litigation team as an associate in the firm’s Denver office. His practice focuses on internal investigations and complex commercial matters, including construction litigation, criminal and civil antitrust, and business torts.
Mahoney previously worked at Kirkland & Ellis LLP, where he represented commercial clients in a variety of contract and business tort disputes, large-scale construction litigation, and antitrust and product liability matters in public and private forums throughout the country. While at Kirkland, Mahoney served as trial counsel in a rare original jurisdiction action filed in the Supreme Court, which resulted in a favorable outcome after a five-week bench trial before a Court-appointed special master.
Mahoney began his legal career as a judicial clerk for the Hon. Michael J. Melloy of the Eighth Circuit Court of Appeals and for the Hon. Rebecca Pallmeyer of the Northern District of Illinois. Before law school, Mahoney served as a paralegal for Iowa Legal Aid through the AmeriCorps program.
Mahoney graduated with honors from the University of Chicago Law School and was an articles editor for The University of Chicago Legal Forum. He received his undergraduate degree from the University of Northern Iowa, where he majored in English and economics and played college football, earning Academic All-America honors his junior and senior seasons.