Justine A. Groome joined Speidel Bentsen, LLP as an associate attorney in May, 2018.
Justine graduated Magna Cum Laude from Eastern Washington University, where she earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Philosophy, with a minor in Government. She received her law degree from the University of Idaho in 2017.
During law school, Justine worked as in intern for Idaho Legal Aid Services in Coeur d’Alene; preparing estate planning documents for the Nez Perce Reservation through Seattle University’s Institute for Indian Estate Planning and Probate. During her third year of law school, Justine was elected Editor-in-Chief of the Idaho Critical Legal Studies Journal, where she managed all aspects of publication and developed a symposium open to the entire university that included three different panels of judges, lawyers, and legal professionals. Additionally, she worked as a Rule 226 intern for the College of Law’s Legal Aid Clinic, providing civil legal services to low-income clients on the Palouse.
Justine is an Eastern Washington native and has a strong passion for helping the senior community, as well as those in need of valuable legal services. Justine is a member of the Washington State Bar Association, the Idaho State Bar Association and the Kootenai County Bar Association. She enjoys spending time with family and friends, a good movie or TV series, and traveling in her spare time.