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  • Joshua London

    Joshua London, Esq. is our Associate Attorney here at Brockton D. Hunter, P.A. As a passionate advocate for individual rights, he is an excellent addition to our firm. He graduated from the University of St. Thomas School of Law where he received his Juris Doctor. The school was recently recognized as the number one private law school in Minnesota according to the News & World Report and number two in the nation for practical training according to National Jurist.

    His background includes working as a Law Clerk at the firm, serving as a certified student attorney with the Ramsey County Public Defender’s Office in St. Paul, Minnesota, and was elected as President of The University of St. Thomas’s Jewish Law Students Association.

    He also served on the following teams:

    • St. Thomas William E. McGee Civil Rights
    • Evan A. Evans Constitutional Law Moot Court

    During his last year at St. Thomas, he was given the Dean’s Award for Trial Advocacy. One of his most notable achievements was the publication of his article, “Why Are We Killing Veterans?” that can be found in the University of St. Thomas Law Journal’s spring 2014 edition.

    Mr. London currently serves as the Operations Officer of the Veterans Defense Project, a non-profit organization that was founded to advocate for the defense of military veterans who are faced with criminal charges. Here, he played the role of editing and publishing the legal treatise, The Attorney’s Guide to Defending Veterans in Criminal Court. This treatise is a guide to the science behind and the art of defending combat veterans involved in the criminal justice system who have suffered from the following disorders as a result of their service:

    • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder
    • Traumatic Brain Injury
    • Substance abuse

    It brought together preeminent experts from a wide range of fields, such as legal, medicine, social work, psychology, and psychiatry. It provides the knowledge and tools needed to provide effective and vigorous representation of veteran defendants.

    Mr. London is also a member of the Minnesota Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (MACDL) and was the President of MACDL’s New Lawyers Section. As the president, he arranged a mentor system for new lawyers in the field of criminal defense. He also hosts CLE events that bring in distinguished speakers to further educate and inspire new lawyers.

    • Member- Hennepin County Bar Association (HCBA)
    • Member- Minnesota Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (MACDL)
      • Chair/President – MACDL New Lawyers Section
    • Minnesota Assistance Counsel for Veterans- Standdown legal Clinics for homeless veterans, 2013-14
    • Operations Officer- the Veterans Defense Project (VDP)
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