Justin was born in Bellevue, Washington, and moved to Newport Beach, California, as a high school sophomore at Newport Harbor High School. Justin obtained his undergraduate degree in English Literature from the University of California at Berkeley. While at Cal, Justin competed on Berkeley’s rowing team, representing the University in many events locally and abroad.
Justin earned his juris doctor degree from Loyola Law School in Los Angeles. While in law school, Justin also attended summer courses at the University of Bologna, Italy, where he studied International Contracts and International Arbitration. Justin was a member of the International Law Society and served as Senior Note and Comment Editor of the Loyola of Los Angeles International & Comparative Law Review.
Justin worked as a Deputy Orange County District Attorney in the Office’s prestigious “Trial Attorney Partnership Program” where he assisted in bringing several criminal matters to trial. Justin has successfully represented parties in matters throughout California. Justin is admitted to practice before all California courts. He is also a member of various legal organizations, including the Orange County Bar Association, the American Association for Justice, the Orange County Business Trial Lawyers Association and the Consumer Attorneys Association of Los Angeles. In his free time, Justin enjoys golfing, surfing, basketball, skiing and snowboarding.