Julie’s experience includes representing corporate clients in insurance defense and commercial litigation in state and federal court and courts of appeal, including class action and multi-district litigation. Julie graduated summa cum laude from Millsaps College and earned her Juris Doctorate from Vanderbilt University, where she was on the Dean’s List and Moot Court Board. She holds a certificate from the Business Advantage Program of Millsaps College’s Else School of Management. Julie is also a certified mediator and is a member of the Federal Bar Association and American Bar Association Forum on the Construction Industry.
Julie’s current practice includes matters involving construction, government contracts, economic development, intellectual property, government affairs, property management, and general commercial matters. She has assisted as a Special Assistant Attorney General for the State of Mississippi and worked on contracting and public bid and award protests and insurance disputes.
Julie has been named as one of the Top 40 Under 40 by the Mississippi Business Journal and to its list of 50 Leading Businesswomen. She is a graduate of Leadership Greater Jackson. Julie serves on the Communications and Events Committee of the Women’s Foundation of Mississippi and on the Communications Committee of St. Andrew’s Episcopal Cathedral. She is a freelance writer for the Jackson Free Press, Boom Jackson, and Portico Jackson.