Julie brings more than a decade of legal marketing and communications experience to the newsPRos team. She previously worked a combined eight years at two AmLaw 100 firms wearing many hats on both the communications and business development side of law firm marketing teams, and also spent more than two years as an independent communications and PR consultant for AmLaw 100 and 200 firms and other private clients. Julie’s background is an asset to both attorneys and the support staff among newsPRos law firm clients, as her keen familiarity with their worlds allows her to quickly identify clients’ primary needs and how to best support them.
Julie’s key proficiencies include media pitching and securing valuable earned media placements, writing and distributing press releases, writing award and league table nominations, copywriting, editing and ghostwriting a variety of legal marketing materials, alerts and articles, and proactively identifying and securing key opportunities for clients in order to raise their profiles in the areas of importance to their target audiences.
A resident of Dallas, Texas, Julie was born and raised in St. Louis, Missouri, and received her Journalism degree from the University of Missouri-Columbia Journalism School.