Josh Dutton represents employers in complex labor and employment litigation, including wage and hour class actions, and representative actions under the California Private Attorneys General Act (PAGA) before state and federal courts. He has experience in all stages of litigation, including factual investigation, discovery management, and drafting dispositive motions. In addition to his litigation practice, Josh advises employers regarding review of company policies and wage statements.
Prior to joining Jones Day, Josh acquired substantial legal research and writing experience during a federal externship with Judge Cynthia Bashant in the United States District Court for the Southern District of California.
Josh shares Jones Day's commitment to pro bono representation and has worked on multiple teams assisting Central and South American refugees in their applications for asylum.
- Duke University (J.D. 2019; Notes Editor, Duke Law Journal); Boston College (B.A. in Political Science magna cum laude 2014, with a minor in American Studies)
- California and U.S. District Courts for the Southern, Central, and Northern Districts of California
- Intern, Office of the Attorney General of California, San Diego (Summer 2012)
- Extern to Judge Cynthia A. Bashant, U.S. District Court, Southern District of California (Summer 2017)