Justin Luger represents private and governmental entities in South Florida in both state and federal courts. Justin handles complex commercial, business, and municipal/government litigation. At the municipal level, he represents local governments in litigation issues including zoning and land use regulations, the creation and dissolution of special districts, and constitutional, civil rights, and negligence matters.
A fourth-generation native Miamian, Justin is passionate about helping to grow the Magic City through civic participation. He serves as general counsel to the Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce – one of the youngest to ever hold the position in the over 100-year history of the Chamber. He was recently recognized by the Daily Business Review as a 2019 “On the Rise” awardee for outstanding work early in his career.
Prior to joining the firm, Justin practiced complex commercial and securities litigation at a boutique Miami law firm, where he assisted in the defense of one of the world’s largest hedge fund administrators and custodians in a multi-billion dollar federal class action stemming from the Bernard Madoff Ponzi scheme.
Professional & Community Involvement
- Dade County Bar Association, Young Lawyers Section
- Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce, Executive Committee, 2019-present; General Counsel, 2019-present; Board of Directors, 2016-present; Nominating Committee, 2017-present
- Hype Miami Committee
- Chair, 2017-2019
- Vice-Chair, 2015-2017
- Technology Task Force Co-Chair, 2014-2015
- New World Center (Downtown Miami) Committee
- Transportation and Mobility Task Force, 2014-2015
- Hispanic National Bar Association, Mentor, 2016-2017
Awards & Recognition
- Florida Super Lawyers, Rising Star, 2015-present
- South Florida Legal Guide, Top Up and Comer, 2020 – present
- Daily Business Review, Professional Excellence Award, On the Rise, 2019
- Florida Trend’s Legal Elite, Up and Comer, 2017; 2020
- AV Preeminent Rating, Martindale-Hubbell, 2017
- E.H. et al. v. City of Miramar et al., 2015 WL 1284091 (S.D. Fla. Mar. 13, 2015)
- Pinto v. City of Hollywood, et al., 2015 WL 3744486 (S.D. Fla. June 15, 2015)
- E.H. et al. v. City of Miramar et al., 111 F. Supp. 3d 1307 (S.D. Fla. 2015)
- Giraldo v. City of Hollywood et al., 142 F. Supp. 3d 1292 (S.D. Fla. 2015)
- In the Matter of Village of Pinecrest, Florida, 2021 WL 753697 (CBCA 7011-FEMA)