United States District Court for Maryland
Washington, D.C. Bar
United States District Court for Washington, D.C.
United States Court of Appeals for Washington, D.C.
United States Court of Appeals for Ninth Circuit
B.A., Political Science, Boston College, 1996
J.D., Georgetown University, 1999
Josh McInerney is a partner in our Labor and Employment Practice with extensive experience representing both public and private sector labor organizations in federal district and appellate courts, and state courts. He has represented labor organizations and their members in collective bargaining negotiations, arbitrations, mediations and before federal and state agencies, including the NLRB, NMB, NTSB, EEOC and various public employee relations boards. He also provides advice and guidance to clients on legal issues related to union organizing, the duty of fair representation, and regulatory compliance.
Prior to coming to Barkan Meizlish, LLP in July 2008, Mr. McInerney was an associate with the law firm of Baptiste & Wilder, P.C. in Washington, D.C. for 7 years. Throughout his practice in Washington and now in Ohio, he has primarily represented various labor organizations at the local, state, and national levels, including the International Brotherhood of Teamsters and its Airline Division, numerous Teamster Local Unions, the Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen, the Brotherhood of Maintenance of Way Workers, the Brotherhood of Railroad Signalmen, the Fraternal Order of Police, the Communications Workers of America, the International Association of Firefighters, and the International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees.
Mr. McInerney graduated cum laude with a B.A. in Political Science from Boston College in May 1996, and received his J.D. from the Georgetown University Law Center in 1999, where he was named the William J. Curtin Scholar in Labor Relations. He was admitted to the Bars of Maryland in 2001, Washington, D.C. in 2002, Ohio in 2008, U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia in 2003, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit in 2003, U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia in 2003, and U.S. District Court for the District of Maryland in 2004.