Justin A. Avellar
Justin Avellar practices in the Litigation and Trial group at McNaul Ebel. He has experience handling a broad range of matters, including those related to contracts, loan agreements, internal investigations, state and federal government investigations, securities law, bankruptcy law, and blockchain. Additionally, he has represented pro bono clients in their asylum and permanent residency cases. Prior to joining McNaul, Justin was a litigation associate in Sidley Austin LLP’s New York office.
Justin attended the University of Chicago Law School. There, he worked on complex regulatory and litigation matters as a student intern at the Abrams Environmental Law Clinic. Justin’s advocacy to advance his clients’ interests included discussions with local, state, and federal government officials, correspondences with reporters, and cooperation with other legal organizations.
Representative Cases & Matters
Awards & Activities
- The University of Chicago Law School (JD, 2017)
- Tulane University (BA, 2013), cum laude
- Washington State, 2020
- New York, 2017
- US District Court for the Southern District of New York
- US District Court for the Eastern District of New York