Julie M. Harrell has specialized in personal injury litigation since she graduated from law school in 2002. As such, she has acquired extensive knowledge and experience in handling a wide variety of personal injury lawsuits. At present she specializes in cases involving traumatic brain injuries, elderly abuse, drug negligence, products liability and premises liability. Julie has considerable expertise in handling trials, in negotiating and litigating cases and has successfully resolving hundreds of personal injury lawsuits, often involving million dollar and multi-million dollar claims. Julie believes it is important to work closely and communicate with clients to provide the highest quality of honest and ethical representation.
Julie is certified to practice law both in the State of Florida and in the District of Columbia. In 2010, she was selected as a Rising Star by Florida Super Lawyers. Julie continues to educate herself in the practice of personal injury law and has served on the Board of Directors for the Florida trial attorney organization, the Florida Justice Association. She is also a member of American Bar Association, Jacksonville Bar Association, Jacksonville Justice Association, Jacksonville Women Lawyers Association and the National trial attorney organization, the American Association of Justice wherein she currently participates in the Leaders Forum and serves on several committees. In 2016, she was also honored by an invitation to become a Barrister in the Chester Bedell Inn of Court.
Julie earned a B.A. in Political Science; a B.S. in Psychology; an M.S. in Business Administration from the University of Florida and a J.D. from Stetson University College of Law. While at U.F. she was inducted into several prestigious honorary societies in recognition of her leadership and academic achievements including Florida Blue Key, Order of Omega and Savant. During her time at Stetson she interned at the United States Attorney's Office, studied international law at the University of London and was recognized in the Who's Who Among American Law Students. Julie presently enjoys participating in numerous charitable and local organizations in the Jacksonville Community as well as mentoring a trial team for a local high school.