Justin R. Cajero



Justin is an associate and business lawyer with Foley & Lardner LLP. He is a member of the Firm’s Private Equity, Venture Capital and Fund Formation & Investment Management Practice Groups.  Justin is passionate about working with clients to solve business problems and obtain optimal outcomes.

Justin’s practice is concentrated on the representation of investors, start-up companies and mature businesses, and focuses on venture capital financings, private equity transactions, M&A and investment fund formation. 

Prior to his law career, Justin served in the U.S. Armed Forces as an AH-64 Apache helicopter pilot. He has experience leading troops in Iraq, Afghanistan and Kuwait. During his time in the military, he served as a company commander and ground force liaison officer.  He also was an Operational Manager for Amazon. At Amazon, he led a team of 200 Amazon associates and was responsible for addressing the team’s overall safety, training and personal needs.


  • Bronze Star Medal (2014)
  • Defense Meritorious Service Medal (2016)
  • Global War on Terrorism Expeditionary Medal (2016)
  • Afghanistan Campaign Medal (2014)


  • Cornell Law School (J.D., 2020)
    • Recipient, CALI Award: Internet Transactions (highest grade in class)
  • Florida International University (B.B., 2009)
  • Georgia Military College (A.S., 2006)


  • Texas