TU Law honors Josh Solberg with 2019 Outstanding Junior Alumnus Award
McAfee & Taft labor and employment attorney Joshua W. Solberg was honored with the 2019 Outstanding Junior Alumnus Award by The University of Tulsa College of Law Alumni Association and TU College of Law at its annual lunch and awards ceremony on November 6. The event was held at the Cox Convention Center in downtown Oklahoma City during the Oklahoma Bar Association’s annual meeting.
The award is presented annually to a young alumnus or alumna who has shown a commitment to the practice of law, demonstrated remarkable achievement in their profession or within the community, and shown an ongoing commitment to the TU College of Law.
Josh is a trial lawyer who counsels and represents businesses in all areas of labor and employment law, including litigation matters involving all types of wrongful discharge claims, wage and hour disputes, unemployment claims, employment contracts, and other disputes arising from the employer-employee relationship. His experience includes first-chair management of discrimination, harassment, retaliation and wrongful discharge matters in both federal and state courts, trial and appellate, as well as in mediation and arbitration. He has also assisted employers in conducting internal investigations and in preparing for audits conducted by the Department of Labor’s Wage and Hour Division.
Beyond the labor and employment area, he has also represented clients in a variety of complex commercial disputes and has actively participated in litigation involving commercial contracts and business relationships.