Julie has been with the firm just shy of 21 years.  She is a Senior Paralegal in the Raleigh office supporting Marshall Wall, Rob Griffin, Richard Boyette, and Paul Gessner in their varied liability defense practices.  Her experience allows her to assist her attorneys in many facets of the litigation process, from beginning to end.

Julie attended the University of North Carolina at Wilmington, graduating with a degree in Sociology with an emphasis in Criminal Justice.  She obtained her Paralegal Certificate from Meredith College’s ABA approved post-baccalaurette program in 2000.  Julie has been a North Carolina Certified Paralegal since 2005.  She is a member of the North Carolina Bar Association Paralegal Divison and the Raleigh-Wake Paralegal Association.

Julie is married with a daughter in high school.  She is an animal lover and “mom” to one dog and three cats.  Her father’s family hails from the Outer Banks, which explains her love of the coast and spending time at the beach.  When she is not at the beach, Julie enjoys running and strength training.  She has completed five half-marathons.