Joshua P. Oie



Josh is a tenacious trial lawyer with a record of success in the courtroom and on appeal.
Josh is an associate attorney in Dorsey’s Minneapolis office. Josh’s practice spans many areas of civil litigation and business law but primarily focuses on complex commercial cases, construction disputes, appeals, and tort claims.

Education & Admissions

University of Minnesota Law School (J.D., 2013), magna cum laude

Baylor University (B.A., 2007)


  • Minnesota
  • Montana
  • U.S. District Court for the District of Montana
  • U.S. District Court for the District of Minnesota
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit


Representative Experience

  • Won appeal in the Ninth Circuit reversing district court judgment in a multi-million breach of contract case concerning the use of algorithmic software to direct the trading of commodity futures contracts.
  • Won appeal to Montana Supreme Court obtaining reversal of trial court decision in a construction dispute and securing an approximately one-half million dollar recovery for the general contractor client.

News & Resources

News & Press Mentions

Super Lawyers Recognizes 38 Dorsey Lawyers in Minneapolis

Industries & Practices

  • Commercial Litigation


North Star Lawyer

  • MSBA North Star Lawyer, 2020

Contributed 100+ Pro Bono Hours in 2020

  • Contributed more than 100 Challenge pro bono hours, 2020
  • Named "Minneapolis Ones to Watch" in Commercial Litigation by Best Lawyers®, 2022
  • Named Minnesota Super Lawyers Rising Star, 2019-2020