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Justin Shields

Justin Shields is currently a Global Trade Adviser at Ernst & Young, LLP on the front lines of the US-China trade war. He graduated from the University of San Diego School of Law in May of 2018 and passed the February 2019 bar exam. In law school, he served as Co-President of the Black Law Student Association, which won USD Law’s Student Organization of the Year Award in 2017. Prior to embarking on his legal career, Justin spent nearly a decade in the biotechnology industry, earned his Master’s degree in International Studies at Stellenbosch University in South Africa and his Bachelor’s degree in Political Science at Arizona State University. In his spare time, he enjoys listening to jazz records, traveling with his wife, Vanessa, and playing with his children, Vasco and Hina.

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Earl B. Gilliam Bar Foundation
PO Box 124923
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Phone: (619) 693-6050

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