Wayne State University Law School, J.D.
  • Federalist Society, President; Christian Legal Society, President; Moot Court, Senior Member
Michigan State University, B.A.
  • Interdisciplinary Humanities (English, Philosophy and Psychology)

Prior Employment

  • Butzel Long, P.C., Detroit, MI, Associate, 2003-2008

Bar Admissions

Court Admissions

Professional Affiliations

Captive Insurance Companies Association (CICA), 2009-present

  • International Conference Speaker, 2014

Detroit Economic Club

  • Young Leader, 2013-present

Detroit Metropolitan Bar Association (DMBA)

  • Business Law Section, President, 2005-2008

State Bar of Michigan

  • Business Law Section, Development Committee, 2006-2015
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Justin Peruski possesses extensive experience organizing and representing single-parent and multi-owner captive insurance companies and risk retention groups in leading captive insurance domiciles in the U.S. and internationally.

  • Provides advice on feasibility and general corporate and governance aspects of alternative risk programs
  • Counsels businesses and owners/sponsors of alternative risk financing arrangements on legal, regulatory, and strategic matters
  • Possesses experience drafting and negotiating a wide range of transactional and commercial contracts in the insurance, healthcare, information technology, food services, sports and entertainment, property management, manufacturing, and automotive industries
  • Assists foreign companies in establishing and maintaining a U.S. presence
  • Reviews and interprets insurance policies and analyzes questions of coverage
  • Familiar with areas of healthcare law relevant to regulatory compliance of healthcare captive insurance companies and their owners, including state and federal reporting requirements and tax-exempt issues such as private inurement


  • Served as an appellate intern for the Wayne County Prosecutor's Office
  • Interned in Germany for the United States Army JAG Corps
  • Served as a judicial intern for Justice Robert P. Young in the Michigan Supreme Court


  • Michigan Super Lawyers, Recognized as a Rising Star, 2008-2012