Joshua Barrom



Joshua Barrom is an associate in the business law department of Foley & Lardner LLP. Joshua is based in the firm's Boston office where he is a member of the Transactions and Fund Formation & Investment Management Practices.

Joshua counsels investment advisers on the formation, compliance, and ongoing operations of private investment funds, has experience with secondary sales and co-investments, and has represented both investors and fund sponsors in the formation of single investor funds. He also advises institutional clients in connection with potential investments into, and as investors in, private investment funds.

Joshua served as a summer associate in the firm’s Boston office in 2018, working in the Business Law Department. Prior to his experience with Foley, Joshua was a student attorney for the Immigrants’ Rights and Human Trafficking Clinic at Boston University, and an intern with the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development’s Office of Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity.


  • Boston University (J.D., cum laude, 2019)
    • Section Representative, OutLaw
  • Cornell University (B.S., 2013)

Pro Bono Service

Joshua has represented clients in a variety of pro bono matters including assisting college students in the formation of start-up ventures, applying for recognition of tax-exempt status of a start-up incubator in the Boston area, and researching to assist a client bringing claims under the Americans with Disabilities Act and the 14th Amendment.


  • Massachusetts