Joshua W. Zhao


Chicago, IL
D 312.625.1607


  • J.D., University of Michigan Law School, 2022
    B.A., Michigan State University, high honor, 2019

Joshua W. Zhao is an Associate in Freeman Mathis & Gary’s Chicago office. His practice focuses on the defense of claims in the areas of tort and catastrophic loss and insurance coverage. Before joining FMG, he was a law clerk for the Hon. Janis Graham Jack in the United States District Court for the Southern District of Texas.

He is a graduate of the University of Michigan Law School, where he was a Managing Executive Editor of the Michigan Technology Law Review. He received a B.A. in Finance with an additional major in Economics from Michigan State University.  

When not practicing law, he enjoys watching college football, playing board games and attempting crosswords.

Bar Admissions




United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois

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