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Justin Hoyt

Justin Hoyt

Lecturer in Law

699 Exposition Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90089-0074 USA

Last Updated: January 3, 2020




Justin Hoyt is an arbitrator, discovery referee and mediator of complex commercial, employment, entertainment and real estate disputes. He also serves as a research attorney at JAMS, where he assists neutrals in resolving similar types of cases.

Earlier in his career, Hoyt clerked for numerous federal and state judges in California and New York. Prior to his clerkships, he was a litigation associate at various law firms in New York City, specializing in commercial, employment, personal injury and real estate matters.

Hoyt earned his LLM in Alternative Dispute Resolution from the USC Gould School of Law, his JD from Brooklyn Law School and his BA in Philosophy from San Diego State University.  

FACULTY IN THE NEWS

Los Angeles Times
January 15, 2020
Re: Wayne Sandholtz

Wayne Sandholtz, a faculty member part of both USC Gould and USC Dornsife, wrote an op-ed discussing how Trump is “a few steps from becoming a new kind of autocrat –an elected one.” He analyzes how Trump’s strategies and actions mirror those of other elected autocrats, naming Viktor Orban, Vladimir Putin, and Rodrigo Duterte as examples.

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