JOSHUA S. ZIESSLER received his Liberal Arts degree from the College of the Sequoias in Visalia, CA, in 2006. He went on to obtain a law degree from the San Joaquin College of Law.
While attending law school, Mr. Ziessler was an active member of the Delta-Theta-Phi, Hollis G. Best Senate Law Fraternity.
Mr. Ziessler started off his legal career as a Law Clerk for a prominent civil litigation firm, where his responsibilities included conducting client interviews and consultations, gathering of evidence, summarizing medical records and depositions, drafting discovery requests and responses, observing depositions, and drafting motions and pleadings. Mr. Ziessler also conducted extensive research of applicable law to a broad range of legal issues and types of cases, settlement negotiations, preparation for trials, assisting attorneys at trial, and the drafting of post-trial motions.
After passing the bar, Mr. Ziessler continued his practice in civil litigation, as an Associate Attorney. He prosecuted cases ranging from Personal Injury to Consumer Protection cases through all stages of the litigation process, from referral to settlement.
Mr. Ziessler is a member of the Fresno County Bar, the Consumer Attorneys of California Organization, and the American Association of Justice. Samuelsen, Gonzalez, Valenzuela & Brown, LLP is pleased to have Joshua Ziessler handling all phases of workers’ compensation defense in our Fresno, CA office.