Editor's Notebook: ASCA Legal Counsel Receives Accolade

Editor's Notebook: ASCA Legal Counsel Receives Accolade

Attorney Josh Ferguson receives recognition for advocating for children in crisis.

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Congrats goes out to ASCA legal counsel Joshua Ferguson for being recognized as a 2021 Distinguished Advocate for Children by the Support Center for Child Advocates.

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The Support Center for Child Advocates is the nation’s oldest and largest program dedicated exclusively to providing pro bono legal services for children in crisis. It teams volunteer attorneys with staff social workers and consulting lawyers to coordinate legal and social service advocacy for child victims of abuse and neglect in Philadelphia. The goal is to secure a permanent and  nurturing environment for every child.

Josh is a Partner and Co-chair of the Philadelphia office of Freeman, Mathis and Gary. He is a highly experienced attorney with an array of experience in high exposure tort, employment and professional liability cases.

His tort and catastrophic loss practice includes defense of premises liability, transportation, product liability, toxic and mass tort claims.

Josh serves as general counsel for a wide variety of businesses, including those in the construction, snow and ice management, power sweeping, landscaping, and property management industries. He regularly advises clients on pending legislation at the Federal and State levels. Josh has drafted legislation on behalf of various industries including the ASCA, and has been asked to speak in Washington, D.C. and Harrisburg, Pennsylvania before House Committees.

Kudos on the accolade, Josh, and keep up the good work.