Joshua C. Ashley

Railroad Litigation

Associate

  • (501) 370-3395
  • jashley@fridayfirm.com
  • (501) 244-5308

Biography

Joshua C. Ashley concentrates his practice in railroad litigation defense and appellate advocacy.

Before joining the firm, Josh clerked for the Honorable Susan O. Hickey of the United States District Court for the Western District of Arkansas, the Honorable D.P. Marshall Jr. of the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Arkansas and the Honorable Lavenski R. Smith of the United States Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit. He also practiced oil-and-gas and complex commercial litigation at a law firm in Texas.

Josh graduated with honors from the University of Arkansas School of Law, where he was articles editor of the Journal of Food Law & Policy. He received his undergraduate degree from Southern Methodist University.


Education

  • University of Arkansas School of Law, J.D., Articles Editor, Journal of Food Law & Policy, 2011
  • Southern Methodist University, B.A., Political Science, 2007

Noteworthy

  • Eagle Scout
  • Compassion International child sponsor

Clerkships:

  • Hon. Lavenski R. Smith, United States Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit, 2016-2017
  • Hon. D.P. Marshall Jr., United States District Court for the Eastern District of Arkansas, 2015-2016
  • Hon. Susan O. Hickey, United States District Court for the Western District of Arkansas, 2012-2013

Associations & Memberships

  • Arkansas Bar Association
  • Eighth Circuit Bar Association

Admissions

  • Texas, 2011
  • Arkansas, 2012
  • United States District Court for the Eastern District of Texas
  • United States District Court for the Eastern District of Arkansas
  • United States District Court for the Western District of Arkansas

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