Licensed in Kentucky & Indiana
Justin lives in Louisville and is a black belt in Taekwondo. When he is not practicing law as manager of Key Law Group, he enjoys playing tennis and spending time with his family at local Kentuckiana parks.
His community activities include assisting elderly and underprivileged individuals at Legal Aid Wills Clinics and helping children through Project Role Model at the Family Scholar House. He also speaks at high schools through the C.A.R.E. program founded by a bankruptcy judge to help high school seniors prepare for the real world from a financial perspective.
Justin focuses his practice on helping individuals and families through some of their most difficult times with his skill and experience in probate litigation and estate planning, which includes self-proving last wills and testaments, trusts, power of attorneys, living wills / HIPPA-compliant advance directives & health care surrogates, will contests, inheritance & beneficiary rights, and guardianship / disability disputes.
His experience in family law litigation, including divorce, custody, child support, spousal support, and domestic violence (EPO / DVO) cases, in addition to marriage agreements (including “prenup” and postnuptial agreements), has made him intimately familiar with the family dynamics that must be professionally handled in solving difficult disputes. Justin has also helped individuals with Chapter 7 & 13 bankruptcy matters.
Justin graduated magna cum laude from the Louis D. Brandeis School of Law at the University of Louisville, and summa cum laude from Murray State University with a bachelor’s of science degree in computer science and a minor in legal studies. Justin was a member of the Brandeis Law Journal, the Saul Lefkowitz National Trademark Moot Court Team, the Lively Wilson Professional Skills Program, and received the Marlin M. Volz Scholarship.
He is a member of the following professional associations and memberships:
- Kentucky Bar Association
- Louisville Bar Association (Family Law member)
- Kentucky Justice Association (Domestic Law section and Website Committee member)
Justin is licensed to practice in all probate courts in Kentucky and Indiana, and federal courts in Kentucky and southern Indiana. In addition to appearing before probate judges in other counties, Justin regularly practices in the Kentucky counties of Jefferson & Oldham, and the Indiana counties of Clark, Floyd, Harrison, & Washington.