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Julia is a shareholder in the Oxford office where she focuses her practice on general defense litigation.  She also practices in the areas of product liability and hospitality.  She is committed to building client relationships and strives to deliver efficient and effective representation, thereby benefiting the public good and achieving client goals.  The strength of this commitment to integrity and client service has earned her the distinction of being recognized as a Best Lawyers in America® “Ones to Watch” in two practice areas: personal injury litigation defense and product liability defense.  Julia is also a member of the Steering Committee of ALFA International’s Hospitality practice group.

Julia is very active in the Mississippi Bar, including serving as Oxford Regional Chair of the High School Mock Trial Competition.  Julia is a Life Member of the Junior Auxiliary of Oxford and is also a past president and past co-chair of the organization’s Camp Bats and Balls.  Before transitioning to civil litigation, Julia’s practice was devoted to family law. 

Professional Affiliations

  • ALFA International
    • Hospitality Practice Group Steering Committee
  • Lafayette County Bar Association
  • Mississippi Defense Lawyers Association
  • Mississippi Women Lawyers Association
  • Mississippi Bar Association
  • Young Lawyers Division of the Mississippi Bar
    • High School Mock Trial Competition, Oxford Regional Chair, 2015 – 2021
    • Oxford Area Young Lawyers Association, Past President, Slated Officer, 2014 – 2017

Honors & Awards

  • Best Lawyers in America®: “Ones to Watch”, 2021 and 2022
    • Personal Injury Litigation – Defendants
    • Product Liability – Defendants
  • Super Lawyers Mid-South Rising Star, 2021

Community/Civic Activities

  • Junior Auxiliary of Oxford, Life Member
    • Past President
    • Slated Officer, 2015 – 2019
    • Co-Chair Camp Bats and Balls 2018
  • Delta Gamma Oxford Alumnae Association