Justin M. Ladendorf is an associate in the Firm's Litigation Department. Justin’s practice focuses on complex commercial litigation, with an emphasis on creditors’ rights law and employment law.

Practice Areas


  • Saint Louis University School of Law (J.D., magna cum laude, 2015)
    • Order of the Woolsack
    • Judge Robert G. Dowd Sr. Appellate Advocacy Award
    • Saint Louis University Law Journal
  • Millikin University (B.S., summa cum laude, 2012)
    • Finance

Legal Background

  • Summer associate, Lewis Rice LLC (2013, 2014)
  • Legal Intern, Madison County State's Attorney's Office (January-October 2015)
  • Judicial Extern, Hon. Raymond W. Gruender, U.S. Court of Appeals, Eighth Circuit (January-May 2014)
  • Judicial Intern, Hon. A.G. Webber, IV, Macon County Courthouse (June-August 2012)
  • Legal Intern, Macon County State's Attorney's Office (June-August 2011)

Professional Affiliations

  • Young Professionals Committee, Risk Management Association


  • Missouri Bar
  • Illinois Bar
  • U.S. District Court
    • Eastern District of Missouri
    • Southern District of Illinois

Charitable & Civic Activities

  • Board of Directors and Governance Committee, Aim High St. Louis