Justin M. Cuniff


District of ColumbiaMaryland


Maryland - Annapolis

One Park Pl.

Annapolis, MD 21401

Practice Areas

Construction & Construction Defects



Food & Beverage Liability



Insurance Coverage

Premises Liability

Product Liability

Retail Liability




Justin is a Partner based in the Annapolis, Maryland office with over 15 years of experience litigating cases in both state and federal courts. Throughout his career Justin has counseled and represented clients in a variety of civil claims involving contracts, product liability, construction/design defect, premises liability, trucking/transportation liability, medical/pharmaceutical malpractice and mass torts.

Justin currently focuses his practice on the representation of companies in the retail, restaurant and hospitality industries. He regularly counsels clients on risk management, safety insurance and indemnity issues, including the development and implementation of policies and procedures to reduce or eliminate potential exposure.

The strategies implemented by Justin have enabled his clients to reduce their overall liability and then to litigate successful outcomes when necessary. Using this approach, Justin has achieved successful results for his clients in Virginia, Maryland, the District of Columbia, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, New York, Connecticut, Rhode Island, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Vermont and Maine.

Court Admissions

  • District of Columbia
  • Maryland
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit
  • U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia
  • U.S. District Court for the District of Maryland


  • University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law, J.D. 2005
  • Boston College, B.A., Honors Program, 2002

Professional & Community Affiliations

  • Federation of Defense & Corporate Counsel
  • National Retail & Restaurant Defense Association