Justin Guerra is a graduate of DeSmet Jesuit High School. He attended the University of Missouri where he was a member of the school’s Honors College as well as a “Journalism Scholar.” He earned his J.D. from the Saint Louis University School of Law, and was a member of the Saint Louis University Public Law Review.
Justin has tried cases to verdict in both state and federal court. He has appeared as a guest lecturer on tort law at the Washington University School of Engineering. Justin has been recognized by Missouri Lawyers Weekly as an “Up & Coming Lawyer,” Super Lawyers Magazine as a “Rising Star,” The National Trial Lawyers: Top 40 Under 40, The National Association of Distinguished Counsel as The Nation’s Top One Percent, and a Distinguished Lawyer by The Expert Network.
Justin currently serves as President-Elect for the Lawyer’s Association of St. Louis. He is also a member of the Missouri Association of Trial Attorneys and the St. Louis County Bar Association. Justin is licensed to practice in both state and federal courts in Missouri and Illinois.
He is one of only 188 national award recipients in the 40-year history of the National Young American Award. He is also proud to be an Eagle Scout.
Justin lives with his wife Kelly, 3 kids, and their dog Gabby in South St. Louis City.