Michael Dietrich Law Office
in Lethbridge & Medicine Hat: Justin Dean

Head shot of Justin Dean


Member of the Law Society of Alberta


Criminal defence lawyer servicing all of Alberta. Originally from the small town of Tobermory, Ontario, Justin Dean attended the University of Guelph receiving a Bachelor of Science in Biomedical and Neuroscience with honours in 2012. 

Mr. Dean received his Juris Doctorate from Schulich School of Law at Dalhousie University in Halifax, Nova Scotia graduating with distinction and an aptitude for criminal defence. In 2018, Justin Dean worked with the Dalhousie Legal Aid Clinic first gaining the taste for criminal defence in the Provincial and Supreme Court of Nova Scotia, Youth Division. After articling on Vancouver Island at a fast paced, competitive criminal defence firm, Justin Dean was called to the bar in BC in 2021. He made appearances from Powell River to Cranbrook and everywhere in between. 

Soon after becoming a lawyer, Justin Dean transferred his license to practise law to Alberta where he now calls his home servicing Lethbridge, Medicine Hat, Calgary, Red Deer, and Edmonton.

Justin Dean’s success stems from a dedicated work ethic, confident court presence, and knowledge that comes from punching above his weight class. Formally trained in Muay Thai in Koh Lanta, Thailand, Justin does not shy away from a fight and will put these skills to work for you.