Malpractice Attorney Thriving Despite Quadriplegia
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Josh Basile, at the age of eighteen, sustained a life changing catastrophic injury when a wave threw him over his boogie board, shattering his neck and damaging C4-5 of his spinal cord, changing his life and causing him to be classified as a quadriplegic.

Josh views his disability as his superpower which lead him to become an attorney, proactive disability rights advocate and mentor.

Josh’s superpowers lead him to start the 501(c)3 which empowers newly injured families through its 20,000 paralysis-related videos and growing.

You can connect with Josh by emailing him at and on facebook at and on and 

Join the conversation with your fellow #DefineYourselfers in the #DefineYourself Community on Facebook at

Hey #DefineYourselfers, I am the Chris Mitchell.  I want to let you know that I am looking for guests for a new podcast I am launching in June.  Guests should identify as both successful and disabled.  So, if you identify as successful and living with any type of disability: physical, visual, hearing, learning, mental I want to hear from you.  Send me an email at  That is 

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