Joshua Jemal


Joshua Jemal is a partner in the New York office of Lewis Brisbois, a vice-chair of the Construction Practice, and a member of the General Liability Practice. He has extensive trial and litigation experience in the State and Federal Courts of New York defending contractors, municipalities, public benefit corporations, property management companies, bus companies, retail businesses, private landowners and individuals. He has successfully tried cases involving construction site accidents, assumption of risk recreational/sporting activities, premises security, law enforcement excessive force/false arrest, federal civil rights sexual harassment/race discrimination/equal protection, municipal liability, auto accident, and general premises claims.

His practice areas include:

  • Construction Litigation – New York Labor Law Liability
  • Premises Liability
  • Products Liability
  • Law Enforcement Liability
  • Employment Litigation

Primary Area(s) of Practice

  • General Liability
  • Construction
  • Consumer Warranty


New York State

United States District Court, Eastern District of New York

United States District Court, Southern District of New York

United States Court of Appeals, Second Circuit


New York State Bar Association


St. John's University School of Law

Juris Doctor, 1998

Dowling College

Bachelor of Business Administration, 1995