Justin M. Ginter has experience conducting legal research and drafting legal memorandums relating to various client matters, and is proficient in preparing pleadings and conducting discovery, including drafting and responding to various discovery demands in a variety of contexts. Justin has assisted the firm with representing a wide range of clients in various civil litigations and arbitrations. His practice focuses particularly on complex commercial matters and business disputes.
While in law school, Justin was a judicial intern to the Honorable Susan D. Wigenton for the U.S. District Court, District of New Jersey, as well as an extern to Justice Barry T. Albin for the New Jersey Supreme Court. Justin developed his legal reasoning, writing and oral advocacy skills through the law school’s Appellate Advocacy Moot Court Board program. He was also a member of the law school’s preeminent Impact Litigation Clinic—which represents indigent clients before the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit—and successfully negotiated a favorable settlement for his client with the United States government.
Justin was a Summer Associate with the firm in 2013. Following graduation from law school, Justin clerked for the Honorable Lisa F. Chrystal for the Superior Court of New Jersey. Prior to law school, Justin participated in Teach for America for four years, teaching inner-city middle school youth in St. Louis, Missouri.
Since joining the firm, Justin has represented clients in a broad range of litigation and business disputes. He has assisted in numerous cases in both federal and state courts and in arbitrations before the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (“FINRA”). Justin is also a part of Drinker Biddle’s asbestos defense team, which represents clients from various industries in cases alleging personal injury from exposure to asbestos-containing products.
Additionally, Justin is very active in Drinker Biddle’s Pro Bono program, providing legal assistance to several pro bono projects at any time, including constitutional and civil rights litigations and post-conviction proceedings.
Dorothy Day Scholarship for Commitment to Diversity and Serving Others, Seton Hall University School of Law
Awards Methodology (www.drinkerbiddle.com/content/awards)
- New Jersey
- New York
- Seton Hall University School of Law, J.D., 2014, cum laude
- University of Missouri, B.A., 2007
- U.S. District Court, District of New Jersey
- American Bar Association
- Morris County Bar Association
- New Jersey State Bar Association
- Phi Alpha Delta Law Fraternity
- Seton Hall University School of Law, Appellate Advocacy Moot Court Board