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Justin J. Hawal

Justin fights for individuals who have suffered harm from negligence, defective products, and civil rights abuses.

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Justin brings a passion for justice to his work on behalf of victims of corporate and government wrongdoing. His work has spanned personal injury, product liability, and civil rights litigation. He has particular experience in cases involving defendants in the pharmaceutical and automotive industries.

During law school, Justin was selected to join the Cleveland State Law Review and published a scholarly article on independent tort actions for spoliation of evidence under Ohio law. He was also an active member of the civil litigation clinic, through which he represented an asylum-seeking immigrant from Honduras, among other clients.


Industry Experience

  • Automotive
  • Medical device
  • Pharmaceutical


  • American Association for Justice
  • Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association
  • Ohio Association for Justice
  • Ohio State Bar Association

Practice Areas

  • Civil rights
  • Medical malpractice
  • Medical device litigation
  • Personal injury litigation
  • Product liability


  • Cleveland-Marshall College of Law, J.D., cum laude
  • St. Louis University, B.A.

Bar Admissions

  • Ohio

Court Admissions

  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of Ohio
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of Ohio
  • U.S. District Court, Western District of Pennsylvania
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Sixth Circuit

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