Julia's practice is focused on public finance. She was awarded the "Tax-Credits Attorney of the Year in Louisiana" by Corporate International Magazine.

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Associations

Bar Admissions

  • Louisiana, 2011
  • Texas, 2009

Distinctions

  • Tax-Credits Attorney of the Year in Louisiana, Corporate International Magazine Global Award, 2014

Education & Honors

  • University of Dublin, LL.M., European Law, 2010
  • Louisiana State University, J.D.,D.C.L., 2009
  • University of Delaware, B.A., History, honors program, 2005
    • National Society of Collegiate Scholars
    • Omicron Delta Kappa
    • Golden Key International Honour Society
    • Phi Alpha Theta, National History Honors Society

Experience

  • Served as QALICB Counsel in closing numerous tax credit projects. Recent representative projects include:
    • Counsel in a New Markets Tax Credit transaction for the construction and development of a new healthcare clinic for a federally qualified healthcare center located in Fort Worth, Texas
    • Counsel in a New Markets Tax Credit transaction for the construction and development of cancer lodge facility in Jackson, Mississippi.
    • Counsel in a New Markets Tax Credit transaction for the construction and development of a healthcare facility and community center located in Portland, Oregon.
    • Counsel in a New Markets Tax Credit transaction for the expansion and equipping of a soy bean processing facility located in Sidon, Mississippi, which utilized Federal and Mississippi NMTCs. Special Counsel for the construction of a Ronald McDonald House located in Fort Worth, Texas, which utilized Federal NMTCs.
    • Counsel in a New Markets Tax Credit transaction for the acquisition, construction and equipping of a manufacturing plant facility located in Springdale, Arkansas.

Papers, Presentations, & Publications

  • Author and Speaker, "The New Markets Tax Credit: a powerful economic force for low income people and communities," Texas Bar CLE Advanced Real Estate Law, July 13, 2017.