Joshua Safran is a nationally recognized champion for the rights of women and a zealous advocate for survivors of domestic violence and the wrongfully imprisoned. He has received numerous awards for his work including The Pursuit of Justice Award from the California Women's Law Center, The Rollie Mullen Award from Stand for Families Free of Violence, The Domestic Violence Pro Bono Law Award from the Domestic Violence Practicum at UC Berkeley School of Law, the California Coalition for Women Prisoners, and the California Habeas Project, Alameda County Bar Association Volunteer Legal Services Corporation Award, The CORA (Community Overcoming Relationship Abuse) Award, and Special Recognition from the State of California.
Joshua Safran is the cofounder and general counsel of Medical Justice Alliance, a nonprofit that mobilizes volunteer physicians and other clinicians to protect the right to medical care for those who are incarcerated. He regularly speaks at domestic violence and legal organizations around the country and has also presented at grand rounds regarding childhood resiliency.
Joshua is also known for his public service and his commitment to land use, local government, and aviation law and is a Partner at Rudder Law Group.