Justin advises clients in the life sciences, technology, and media industries on commercial contracts and strategic partnerships.

Justin works with clients in a variety of sectors – including robotics, data aggregation, machine learning, artificial intelligence, software as a service (SaaS) and other technology businesses; diagnostic, therapeutic, medical device, and other life science businesses; and digital advertising, influencer marketing, and other media businesses.

Justin advises life science businesses on sponsored research agreements, including clinical trial, investigator-initiated trials and registry study agreements, facility use agreements, material transfer agreements,  cooperative research and development agreements, and confidentiality agreements.

Justin’s experience includes advising clients on manufacturing and supply agreements, service agreements, subscription agreements, evaluation and pilot agreements, professional services agreements, terms of service, website terms of use, and other online agreements. Additionally, Justin draws on his strong marketing background to advise digital advertising, influencer marketing, and other media and technology businesses in connection with content creation and licensing, marketing, and advertising agreements.

Prior to joining Morse, Justin served as Legal Officer at IDEA: Northeastern University’s Venture Accelerator, where he advised student and alumni led small business startups on entity formation, intellectual property protection, and general business matters. He also volunteered with the Startup Coalition, assisting with pitch review sessions and panel networking sessions among entrepreneurs, startup and emerging growth companies, and investors.

Before joining the legal profession, Justin enjoyed a progressive career in marketing at a national media and entertainment company where he helped develop campaigns for Fortune 500 companies and performing artists and led brand management for several heritage radio stations in Boston.

Outside the Office

Justin enjoys visiting new cities, live music, and entertaining friends and family, but also loves spending time binging a buzzworthy show or reading historical nonfiction.