James "Josh" Wilson, Jr. is a partner in Chitwood Harley Harnes LLP, in the firm's Atlanta office. Mr. Wilson received his B.A. from Georgia State University in 1988, his J.D. from the University of Georgia in 1991, and his LL.M. in Tax Law from New York University in 1992. While obtaining his law degree, Mr. Wilson was an editor for the Georgia Journal of International and Comparative Law, and studied and worked abroad in Brussels, Belgium and Munich, Germany.
Formerly, Mr. Wilson was associated with Reed Smith, LLP in New York City, where he focused on complex business litigation and securities arbitration before the New York Stock Exchange and the National Association of Securities Dealers. Prior to that, Mr. Wilson worked at a small boutique that concentrated on environmental and maritime litigation and compliance matters. Mr. Wilson has participated in several jury and bench trials in federal and state court. His practice at Chitwood Harley Harnes focuses on securities class actions, antitrust and other complex litigation in federal and state courts.
Mr. Wilson is admitted to practice law in the States of Georgia and New York, before the United States District Courts for the Middle and Northern Districts of Georgia, and before the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York. Mr. Wilson also is a member of the American Bar Association, the Atlanta Bar Association, and the New York State Bar Association.
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