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Justin Ormand


New York

Ormand Justin
Justin Ormand


New York

Justin is an associate in the litigation group of Allen & Overy's New York office, and focuses his practice on complex commercial disputes. He has experience representing clients in an array of matters, including securities fraud and bankruptcy litigations, contract disputes, and shareholder derivative actions, among others. Prior to joining Allen & Overy, Justin was an associate with Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP in New York, and served as a law clerk to the Honorable Roanne L. Mann of the United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York.


News & insights

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News: 10 JULY 2020

Allen & Overy represents UN Refugee Agency in landmark U.S. Federal Appeals Court victory upholding block on asylum transit ban

Allen & Overy’s litigation practice represented the UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR), a global organization dedicated to protecting rights for refugees, forcibly displaced communities and stateless people,…

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News: 09 JULY 2020

Securitisations - Credit assignments - NPLs: The Italian Supreme Court on the compensation of the “loss given default”

In a recent decision - no. 11583, issued on 15 June 2020 - the Italian Supreme Court stated for the first time the existence of an autonomous market value of a given receivable – that is, a value to…

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Publications: 08 JULY 2020

Pipeline gaps and digital will drive life sciences deals

Often seen as a safe haven sector in times of crisis, the life sciences have not only been centre stage during the Covid-19 coronavirus crisis but are riding it out well.

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News: 19 JUNE 2020

Allen & Overy supports LGBTQ+ employees through landmark Supreme Court ruling

Allen & Overy’s litigation practice supported the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) by filing  an amicus brief in support of LGBTQ+ employees in the U.S. and asking the Court to make clear that…

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New York

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Admitted to State Bar, New York, 2009

Admitted to United States District Court, Southern District of New York, 2013


J.D., Brooklyn Law School, 2008

B.M., University of Cincinnati College Conservatory of Music, 2005

Pro-bono experience

  • Drafted amicus briefs for non-profit organizations in connection with LGBT rights litigations in the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit and the United States Supreme Court. Represented homeless families in litigation against the City of New York relating to the City's practices and procedures for admission of homeless families to shelter.

Published work

  • “Commercial Litigation: International Series," Section of United States (pp. 519-528), Thomson Reuters, Second Edition, September 2015, (Andrew Rhys Davies, co-author)