Press Release: Prince Lobel Welcomes Partner Justin Engel
September 19, 2023
Prince Lobel is excited to announce that Justin Engel has joined the firm as a partner in…
Justin L. Engel is a partner in Prince Lobel’s Employment Law and Business Litigation Practice Groups.
Justin works with middle market and early-stage companies in the pharmaceutical, biomedical, and management consulting industries. He helps them to develop pragmatic solutions when they are having issues with their employees, contractors, or competitors. He also works with clients in a broad mix of other industries.
Justin has successfully litigated cases at law firms of all sizes, from boutique to leading firms on the AmLaw100/200. He has substantial trial experience work in private practice as well as for the New York State Attorney General’s Office. He has also served as a clerk for a U.S. District Court Judge.
Justin has handled small and large disputes from inception to trial and has tried cases before both judges and juries. He has both prosecuted and defended many cases involving violation of non-compete and non-solicitation agreements as well as theft of trade secrets and other confidential information. He has litigated business disputes involving breach of contract, fraud, and unfair and deceptive trade practices. He has both investigated and litigated claims of discrimination, retaliation, and policy violations for corporate and higher education clients.
Justin also helps clients with a myriad of day-to-day issues, including employee hires and terminations, layoffs, development and review of policies, contract review, and engagement of contractors and vendors. He is a tenacious advocate in the courtroom. But he understands how important it is for his clients to avoid litigation or achieve favorable settlements without a protracted legal fight when possible.
University of Pennsylvania Law School, J.D., cum laude (2006)
State University of New York at Albany, Masters in Criminal Justice (2003)
State University of New York at Albany, B.A., summa cum laude Psychology (2001)