Justine is a partner at Focus Media Law Group, and focuses on documentary filmmakers and their needs from development through distribution, including rights clearances and fair use reviews. She represents award-winning feature documentary and doc series filmmakers. You can find a partial list of projects she provided counsel for at imdb. She has been an attorney for twenty years and during this time directed and produced two feature length documentary films: Runners High and Ready, Set, Bag!
She graduated from UC Santa Barbara in 1993 with a B.A. in Sociology and received her JD from UCLA School of Law in 1998. She clerked for the honorable Judge Sheila Sonenshine at the California Court of Appeal and worked at Sheppard, Mullin, Richter and Hampton.