Justin Banks

Associate Attorney

undefinedJustin Banks joined The Halks Firm as an Associate in February of 2018. Prior to joining our firm, Justin served as an Associate on Lawson & Weitzen, LLP’s litigation team, where he expanded his knowledge of the litigation court process. Before his time with Lawson & Weitzen, LLP, he served as a Law Clerk with Todd & Weld LLP.

Justin received his juris doctorate degree from New England Law | Boston, where he served as a Law Clerk at the Boston-based domestic relations firm, Atwood & Cherny P.C. Prior to joining Atwood & Cherny, he served as an intern for the Justices of the Massachusetts Probate and Family Court for the Counties of Essex, Worcester, and Suffolk. He is excited to bring his experience in family law and civil litigation to The Halks Firm. His meticulous approach to each case, along with his years of experience and tireless work ethic, make him a fierce legal advocate for his clients.


  • New England Law | Boston – JD, 2015
  • Boston College – Bachelor of Arts, History, 2011

Bar Admissions

  • United States District Court for the District of Massachusetts - 2016
  • Massachusetts – 2015

Work Experience

  • Lawson & Weitzen, LLP – Associate
  • Todd & Weld LLP – Law Clerk
  • Atwood & Cherny, P.C. – Intern
  • Massachusetts Probate and Family Court for the Counties of Essex, Worcester, & Suffolk – Intern

Areas of Practice

  • Family Law
  • Civil Litigation

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