Lawyers & Consultants
Justin is an associate lawyer based out of Collingwood who carries on a broad litigation practice. Originally from Huntsville, Justin earned his Bachelor of Arts degree at Calvin University in Grand Rapids, Michigan, and received his Juris Doctor degree from Lakehead University in Thunder Bay. Prior to joining Barriston, Justin completed the Practice Placement component of his law degree at an insurance litigation firm in London and was called to the Bar of Ontario in 2019.
He has experience litigating contract disputes, property disputes, wrongful dismissal lawsuits, insurance coverage issues, and construction litigation. He also provides general employment law advice to both employers and employees.
Justin prides himself on providing actionable advice to his clients while considering the short and long term consequences, allowing his clients to make an informed decision about how they will proceed with their legal issues. He has ample experience appearing in court in his young career, having attended criminal court on a regular basis in law school, and since that time, having trial experience in Small Claims Court as well as regular motions and applications in Superior Court.
In his free time, Justin likes to stay active in any sport he has the time for, but he particularly enjoys soccer and long bike rides.