Josh F. Desmond


Josh Desmond focuses his practice on finance and investment matters and has experience in reviewing and negotiating complex terms and conditions for public and private clients on their opportunities. He has also helped clients manage investment portfolios in dealing with real estate, venture capital, and private equity.

Previously, he served as in-house counsel to a  financial service company where he reviewed and documented complex financing transactions for alternative investments. In this role, he helped the company meet state and federal compliance requirements. Josh also has experience with patent and trademark use and protection. He has also reviewed, negotiated, and advised on terms and conditions for federal and non-federal contracts and other non-financial agreements.

Representative Experience

  • Represented the owners of an Oklahoma-based municipal water and wastewater services company in the sale of their equity interest for approximately $47 Million
  • Represented a veterinary clinic in the disposition of an Oklahoma-based practice, including operating assets and real estate
  • Drafted boarding agreement for a short term and long term horse boarding operation
  • Developed start up documents, including articles of organization, operating agreements, and policies and procedures for a dermatology clinic
  • Drafted and reviewed documents and agreements in an $85 million transaction for a healthcare staffing agency

Licensed In

  • Oklahoma


  • J.D. Thomas Jefferson School of Law
  • B.A. University of Dayton

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Oklahoma City, OK – Josh F. Desmond has joined the Oklahoma City office of Steptoe & Joh...

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