Justin G. Berube, Partner

Justin G. Berube

Work Experience:

Justin joined Cragun Law Firm in 2013 with a practice focused on domestic litigation, trial advocacy, and high conflict divorce. He became a partner at Cragun Law Firm in 2019. In addition to family law, Justin has extensive experience representing a spectrum of local businesses, both large and small, and resolving civil claims and contract disputes. Since joining Cragun Law Firm, Justin has spent hundreds of hours in court advocating for his clients and has successfully secured numerous favorable rulings in trial when mediation and settlement efforts proved unworkable. Justin’s peers and other organizations have recognized Justin as one of the top lawyers in Utah. In 2013, Utah Business Magazine named Justin as a “Top Lawyer.” In 2015, the National Trial Lawyers’ Association nominated Justin as one of the “Top 40 Under 40” attorneys in Utah. In 2016, the National Academy of Family Law Attorneys recognized Justin as one of the “Top 10 Under 40” family law attorneys in the nation. In 2019, Marquis recognized Justin as one of their “Who’s Who” in the Legal Field.” Justin prides himself on being well prepared for court hearings, mediations, or trials but is particularly focused on making sure each of his client’s receive the one on one attention they deserve and that their voices are heard.

Practice Areas:

  • Divorce
  • Custody
  • Parent-time
  • Modifications
  • Adoptions
  • Termination of Parental Rights
  • Juvenile Court/DCFS
  • Estate Planning
  • Civil Litigation
  • Business Litigation

Education:

University of Utah – Juris Doctorate (with honors) (2011)

  • Leary Scholar, 2010
  • College of Law Outstanding Achievement Award in Legal Methods
  • College of Law Outstanding Achievement Award Pre Trial Practice
  • College of Law Outstanding Achievement Award Legislative Process
  • CALI Award for Excellence in Health Law

Weber State University – Bachelor of Arts (magna cum laude) (2007)

  • Major in Psychology
  • Double Minor in Legal Studies and Spanish
  • Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society
  • Golden Key Honor Society Dean’s List

Languages:

  • English
  • Spanish

Affiliations:

  • Utah State Bar Family Law Committee
  • Weber County Bar

Admissions:

  • State of Utah
  • Utah Federal District Court
  • Federal Tax Court