She obtained her undergraduate degree in Communications from Purdue Calumet (now Purdue Northwest). This has proven extremely helpful in over 25 years of practice when interacting with clients, judges, and opposing counsel. Clients in family law cases often experience a wide range of emotions while going through the legal process, and she is able to effectively navigate through sometimes difficult conversations and/or legal arguments in order to reach all parties involved. Julie is a member of the Southwest Bar Association.
During her personal time, Julie enjoys spending time with her son and their two cats.