Justin Zaremby is an Associate in the Firm's Tax-Exempt Organizations department where he represents a range of public charities and private foundations, including universities, cultural institutions, and other tax-exempt entities on a variety of matters including corporate governance and restructuring, charitable giving, program-related investing, international grantmaking, commercially driven mission activities, and other state and federal regulatory matters. From 2010 to 2011, Mr. Zaremby served as a Law Clerk to the Hon. José A. Cabranes of the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit. Prior to joining Patterson Belknap, Mr. Zaremby advised for-profit companies on complex commercial transactions and corporate governance matters at a New York-based law firm.

  • New York
Professional Activities

Association of the Bar of the City of New York (Committee on Nonprofit Organizations, 2012-2015; Committee on Pro Bono and Legal Services, 2015-2018; Committee on Legal History, 2015-Present; Education and the Law Committee, 2018-Present)

American Bar Association (Exempt Organizations Committee)

Executive Committee, Yale Law School Association

Advisory Committee, Journal of College and University Law

  • “Understanding the New Supporting Organization Proposed Regulations,” Taxation of Exempts (September/October 2016) (With M. Bell)
  • Legal Realism and American Law (2014)
  • Learned Hand’s Two Concepts of (Judicial) Liberty, 65 Rutgers L. Rev. 787 (2013)
  • Restating the Restatement of Conflicts: Approaching the Legitimacy Question in Choice-of-Law Theory, 45 Suffolk U. L. Rev. 67 (2011)
  • Silent Dissent? Tacitus Against the Lawyers, 20 Yale J. L. & Human. 277 (2008)
  • Directed Studies and the Evolution of American General Education (2006)