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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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Publications: 07 MAY 2021

The perils of giving video evidence

If evidence is to be given remotely, via video link, from another country, be sure to check that this is permitted by the laws of that country.

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Publications: 05 MAY 2021

Key provisions of the Draft AI Regulation

On 21 April 2021, the European Commission published its proposal for the Artificial Intelligence Regulation (the Draft AI Regulation).

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Publications: 28 APRIL 2021

Are employers required to disclose investigation reports in the CCMA?

In a recent unreported judgment between South African Sports Confederation and Olympic Committee v CCMA and Others, the Labour Court considered whether an employer is required to disclose a forensic…

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Landmark U.S. Supreme Court ruling to support LGBTQ+ employment rights

Publications: 10 DECEMBER 2020

Landmark U.S. Supreme Court ruling to support LGBTQ+ employment rights

In June this year, the United States Supreme Court made a historic decision in support of the LGBTQ+ community, ruling that discrimination against workers based on their sexual orientation or…

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New York

Allen & Overy LLP
1221 Avenue of the Americas
New York
NY 10020

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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)