Justin D. Hein joined our law firm in the spring of 2018 after serving as Managing Attorney of a statewide Government, Healthcare, and Employment law practice for the previous seven (7) years. In that role, Justin represented a variety of professionals and businesses ranging from doctors, veterinarians, accountants, and brokers, to breweries, wine importers, private schools, trucking companies, and automotive repair shops. Services ranged from obtaining and defending licenses, participation in government benefit programs, and resolving business disputes. This included representation before the State Personnel Board, Office of Administrative Hearings, all boards and bureaus within Department of Consumer Affairs (e.g. Medical Board of California, etc.), Labor Commissioner, and various County, City, and Municipal Civil Service Commissions.
Justin helped form dozens of medical and physical therapy practices, serving as general counsel to them. Justin also oversaw the firm’s marketing, public relations, and served as its In-house General Counsel, advising its Board of Directors, and Officers, as it continued to grow as a business.
Justin D. Hein is an AV® Preeminent™ Rated and 10.0 Avvo Rated attorney. He is a graduate of the University of Wisconsin-Madison and received his law degree at the University of Wisconsin Law School in 2005.
Justin had prior experience managing a taxation law firm. There, Justin oversaw the business operations of a 25-member law firm that employed a staff of over 150. It was there that Justin was introduced to Employment Law, Business Formation, and Contract Law-practice areas that would become the focus of the rest of his career.
Justin serves as an administrative hearing officer and private arbitrator and mediator. He worked with the Sacramento County Bar Association’s Fee Arbitration program from 2012 to 2018. And served as a hearing officer for both the County of Sonoma and San Diego, from 2016 to 2018.
Justin was identified as a Top Employment Lawyer in Sacramento by Sacramento Magazine in 2015 and 2016. He was also recognized as a Rising Star by Super Lawyers™ in 2017 and most recently in 2018.
o State Bar of California – all courts
o State Bar of Wisconsin – all courts
o U.S. Tax Court
o U.S. District Court, Eastern District of California
o U.S. District Court, Northern District of California
Professional Associations and Memberships
o Member, American Bar Association
o Barrister, American Inns of Court, Schwartz-Levi
o Member, California Society for Healthcare Attorneys
o Member, California Academy of Attorneys for Health Care Professionals
o Member, Sacramento County Bar Association
o Chairperson, Administrative Law Section, 2018
o Vice-Chairperson, Administrative Law Section, 2015-2017
o Member, San Luis Obispo County Bar Association
o Member, Sonoma County Bar Association
Awards and Distinctions
Northern California Super Lawyers Rising Stars 2017-2018