Justin S. Penchuk, Esq.
Received Juris Doctorate from St. John’s University Law School in 2020.
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Mr. Penchuk is a native Long Islander from Merrick, New York. Mr. Penchuk attended the University of Delaware, and majored in Political Science, graduating with a Bachelor of Arts degree in 2017. Thereafter, Mr. Penchuk returned to New York and attended St. John’s University School of law, whereby he participated in an externship at the Nassau County Legal Aid Society and became involved with the Public Interest Law Center. Mr. Penchuk competed in Mock Trial competitions and was involved with the Polestino Trial Advocacy Institute. Mr. Penchuk developed an interest in medical malpractice defense during law school after completing a clerkship for a prominent metropolitan medical malpractice defense firm.
After graduating law school and passing the New York State Bar Exam, Mr. Penchuk was admitted to practice law in 2021. He began his legal career as a general liability and medical malpractice defense attorney for another New York based law firm. Mr. Penchuk litigated cases from inception up until trial and was responsible for voluminous document review, preparation of discovery responses, conducting depositions, legal research and trial preparation.
In 2022, Mr. Penchuk started as an associate at Connick McNamee PLLC whereby he continues to vigorously litigate medical malpractice, general liability and catastrophic construction site accident cases.