Justin was born in Aberdeen and grew up in Rapid City. He attended Rapid City Christian High School and then Northern State University where he majored in finance with a minor in economics. Justin received a full scholarship to Creighton University School of Law in Omaha. There, he tutored at the legal writing center and served as a research assistant in matters of tax and business law, securities regulation and gaming law. He graduated magna cum laude, in the top 10% of his class.
Justin and his wife Hannah have two little boys (Beckham, 3 and Cooper, 1 year old). They enjoy time with extended family around Rapid City. Justin stays active with golf and exercise. He plays city-league basketball and football and spent two years coaching kindergarten basketball. Hard-working, intelligent and conscientious, Justin has been a welcome asset to the GPNA team. He loves nothing more than a thoughtful conversation and knows that the mark of a great attorney is to be a true listener!