Joshua L. Weichsel

Associate He / Him / His

Joshua is an associate in the firm’s Litigation Department, focusing his practice on commercial litigation and dispute resolution matters. Joshua was a 2017 summer associate at Lindquist & Vennum before it merged with Ballard Spahr in 2018. He has experience: drafting briefs at both the district court and appellate level, orders, and memorandum; preparing jury instructions; and researching a variety of legal issues.

During law school, Joshua served as the first legal resident for the Minnesota Supreme Court, working full-time for Justices Lillehaug and McKeig.

Professional Highlights

Judicial Clerkships

Hon. Theresa Springmann, U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Indiana, 2019-2020

Hon. Carol Hooten, Minnesota Court of Appeals, 2018-2019

Professional Activities

Adjunct Professor, Mitchell Hamline School of Law, Civil Dispute Resolution, 2020


"More Like Blood: State v. Thompson," 886 N.W.2d 224, Mitchell Hamline L. Rev. Iss. 4, Article 6, 2016



Mitchell Hamline School of Law (J.D., summa cum laude, graduated first in class, 2018)
Presidential Scholarship
Bakken Fellowship

University of Minnesota (B.S. 2013)