Julia is a member of the firm’s Litigation Practice Group and represents clients on a variety of litigation matters. Prior to joining Frantz Ward, she worked at the U.S. Department of Justice for Interpol Washington and the Office of International Affairs. Through these positions, Julia has experience working with prosecutors on criminal and civil matters and advising government agencies on criminal and international law issues.
Julia earned her J.D. from Case Western Reserve University, where she was the Editor-in-Chief of the Case Western Reserve University Journal of International Law. During law school, she served as a Legal Extern for the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Northern District of Ohio. Prior to law school, Julia spent a year as an Americorps VISTA volunteer working at a high school in Rochester, New York. Julia has a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology and International Relations from the University of Rochester.


    • Represented the interests of the Department of Justice to INTERPOL and served as a subject matter expert on INTERPOL within the Department of Justice.
    • Advised on compliance matters involving the U.S. Freedom of Information Act.

    • Assisted in the drafting and submission of mutual legal assistance and extradition requests for a wide array of criminal prosecutions. 
  • Education

    • Case Western Reserve University School of Law, J.D., 2016
    • University of Rochester, B.A., Psychology, 2012


    • State of Ohio
  • Professional Affiliations

    • Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association—Member (2020-Present)
    • American Bar Association—Member (2019-Present) 
    • "Ethical Considerations for In-House Counsel," Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association Webinar (August 2020) 
    • Interviewed in, "The Scoop", Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Journal (November 2020)