Biography

Julia concentrates her practice in all areas of family law, including:

  • Divorce
  • Child custody
  • Child and spousal support
  • Alimony
  • Equitable distribution of marital property
  • Prenuptial and postnuptial agreements
  • Business, tax and estate planning issues for high net worth clients involved in divorce and support actions
  • Asset investigation and valuation issues impacting professional practices, business owners and spouses

Julia litigates and negotiates family law cases in Philadelphia and the surrounding areas of Bucks, Chester, Delaware and Montgomery counties.

In addition, Julia provides legal services with our business and health law attorneys to assist members in the aesthetics industry, including distributors, medical spas, laser clinics and health care providers with business formation, franchise and regulatory issues to comply with federal and state law.

Beyond Fox Rothschild

Julia serves in many leadership roles within the legal community, including:

  • Fellow, American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers (2013 to present)
  • Chairperson, Philadelphia Bench-Bar & Annual Conference (2015)
  • Board of Governors, Philadelphia Bar Association (elected to three-year term, 2015-2018)
  • Chairperson, Sponsorships, Philadelphia Bench-Bar & Annual Conference (2014)
  • Co-Chair, Philadelphia Bench-Bar & Annual Conference (2013)
  • Chairperson, Family Law Section, Philadelphia Bar Association (2011)
  • Editorial Board Member and Associate Editor, Philadelphia Bar Reporter (2009 to present)
  • Investigator, Philadelphia Commission on Judicial Selection and Retention (2009 to present)
  • Family Law Advisory Panel Member, Volunteers for the Indigent Program (VIP) (2008 to present)
  • Board of Governors, Voting Member, Philadelphia Bar Association (2011)
  • Civil Gideon Task Force Member, Family Law Working Group (2010)
  • Vice Chairperson, Family Law Section, Philadelphia Bar Association (2010)
  • Treasurer, Family Law Section, Philadelphia Bar Association (2009)
  • Secretary, Family Law Section, Philadelphia Bar Association (2008)
  • Programs Committee Co-Chair, Family Law Section, Philadelphia Bar Association (2005-2010)

Julia is a frequent author and has been published in:

  • The Philadelphia Bar Reporter
  • The Legal Intelligencer
  • The Pennsylvania Family Lawyer

She has also served as an instructor on Family Law issues for:

  • The Pennsylvania Bar Institute
  • Stafford Publications
  • Half Moon Production
  • Gratz College
  • The People’s Law School
  • Philadelphia Legal View

Client Resources

Premarital Agreements for First, Subsequent and Later in Life Marriages

Honors & Awards

  • Featured in Ten Leaders for divorce law
  • Included in the list of SuperLawyers (2013, 2014, 2015-2016)
  • Selected for inclusion in “Women Leaders in the Law” by ALM (2015)
  • Recipient of the "Pro Bono Roll of Honor" award from the First Judicial District of Pennsylvania, recognizing her pro bono work as exemplary (2007 through 2011)
  • Recipient of the White Hat Award from the Legal Clinic for the Disabled (LCD) for her outstanding volunteer work (2009)
  • Selected as a 2008 "Lawyer on the Fast Track" by The Legal Intelligencer and Pennsylvania Law Weekly. Julia is one of only 35 Pennsylvania attorneys under the age of 40 selected as a future leader of the Commonwealth's legal community and for having made a significant commitment to the community-at-large.
  • Selected as a "Pennsylvania Rising Star" by Philadelphia Magazine and Law & Politics Magazine (2006, 2007 and 2008)