Justin M. McMullen



Justin McMullen serves the firm’s clients from our Cincinnati office, coming to Rolfes Henry after nearly a decade of experience navigating the Ohio trial and appellate court system.  Justin has represented hundreds of clients in misdemeanor and felony criminal cases throughout the Miami Valley and in Greater Cincinnati, both in private practice and as court-appointed counsel.  He has authored appellate briefs in both state and federal court.

Prior to joining Rolfes Henry, Justin helped injured Ohioans recover more than $1,000,000 for their injuries in motor vehicle liability, premises liability, dog bite, and other personal injury cases with a particular focus on soft tissue injuries.  Justin is a tenacious attorney whose goal is to assist his clients in obtaining their best business-minded results.

Justin has put his experience to use within the legal community as well. He is a prior member of the Greene County (Ohio) Bar Association’s Judiciary Committee and the Greene County (Ohio) Certified Grievance Committee. During his time on the Judiciary Committee, he served as an editor of the committee’s by-laws.

Justin is originally from Greater Cincinnati, and attended Xavier University and graduated from the University Scholars Honors Program.  Justin went on to obtain his law degree from the University of Dayton School of Law where he focused on Advocacy and Dispute Resolution.


University of Dayton School of Law, Dayton, Ohio
Juris Doctorate, 2011

Xavier University, Cincinnati, Ohio
Bachelor of Arts, University Scholar, 2007
Major: Political Science, Minor: Mathematics

Admitted to Practice

Federal Courts:

  • United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit
  • United States District Court for the Southern District of Indiana
  • United States District Court for the Southern District of Ohio

State Courts:

  • State of Indiana
  • State of Ohio

Notable Experience


  • Named to the Ohio Super Lawyers-Rising Stars List for 2020
  • Named to the Ohio Super Lawyers-Rising Stars List for 2021
  • Named to Expertise.com’s Best Criminal Defense Lawyers of Dayton 2016-2019

Justin McMullen `Rated by SuperLawyers` Rising Stars

Areas of Practice

  • Bodily Injury Claims/Defense
  • Claim Investigations
  • Insurance Bad Faith Litigation
  • Insurance Coverage
  • Premises Liability Litigation