- Associate Attorney
Joshua Helm is an associate who joined The Ellis Firm to help those who have been harmed receive the justice they deserve. Prior to working at The Ellis Firm, Josh represented doctors and insurance companies in complex medical malpractice cases. Josh's experience as a defense attorney, and his understanding of defense attorney's tactics, bolsters his ability to maximize the value of personal injury cases for his clients.
Josh graduated from Thomas Jefferson School of Law. While in law school he was the recipient of the coveted Jefferson Scholarship and served on the Student Body Association. Josh is most proud of having had the privilege to represent struggling Veterans with their wide-ranging legal needs in the school's Veteran's Legal Assistance Clinic.
In addition to practicing as an attorney, Josh is also a licensed commercial pilot. Josh worked as a flight instructor prior to entering law school and has hundreds of hours of experience piloting various types of airplanes. Josh was awarded "Rookie of the Year" after his first year of flying by one of the country's top flight schools. Josh continues to fly around Riverside and San Diego whenever time allows.
Areas of Practice
- Civil Litigation
- California, 2015
- U.S. District Court Southern District of California, 2018
- Thomas Jefferson School of Law, San Diego, California
- J.D. - 2015
- University of Denver, Denver, Colorado
- M.S. - 2012
- Major: Legal Administration
- Metropolitan State University of Denver, Denver, Colorado
- B.S. - 2011
- Major: Aviation Technology
- Minor: Political Science