Saint Louis University School of Law,
J.D., magna cum laude, 2012
Editor, Saint Louis University Law Journal
Order of the Woolsack Honor Society
Academic Excellence Awards Recipient
B.B.A., Marketing and Management, summa cum laude, 2009
American Bar Association
Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis
Missouri Bar Association
Listed in The Best Lawyers in America® (by BL Rankings), 2024
Thompson Coburn LLP
United States District Court for the Eastern District of Missouri
Judicial Intern to the Honorable Audrey G. Fleissig, 2011
Julie represents clients in mergers and acquisitions and sophisticated securities offerings, and offers advice on a wide range of corporate matters.
Her representations span across a diverse set of industries, including information technology and manufacturing, and her clients include public and private companies—covering everything from emerging companies to the institutions that invest in them.
With experience in all aspects of M&A transactions, including the acquisition and disposition of stock and assets, Julie leads M&A due diligence and drafts and negotiates definitive purchase and ancillary agreements. She also represents issuers and institutional investors in private offerings of debt and equity securities, and leads initial and late-stage equity financing rounds.
Julie also acts as legal advisor to pension plans and institutional investors with over $75 billion in assets in all manners of private equity, venture capital, real estate and hedge fund investments. She reviews and negotiates more than 50 funds each year, utilizing Thompson Coburn's knowledge of industry trends to identify issues and negotiate solutions.
In her regulatory work, Julie assists clients with continuing reporting requirements under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, and counsels investment advisory firms on federal and state securities laws.
Julie earned her J.D. from Saint Louis University, where she served as an editor of the Saint Louis University Law Journal. Before receiving her law degree, Julie earned a Bachelor of Business Administration, Marketing and Management from Drury University in Springfield, Missouri, with a minor in global studies.
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